Skip navigation
Help

Efficiently Simplifying Navigation, Part 2: Navigation Systems

Efficiently Simplifying Navigation, Part 2: Navigation Systems:

  

How do we make navigation as simple and predictable as possible? As explained in part 1 of this series, the first two steps are to structure content in a way that naturally narrows the navigation options, and to explain those options in a way that minimizes the cognitive load on users.

 Navigation Systems

However, two more steps are required — namely, to choose the right type of navigation menu, and then to design it. The second part of this series addresses the third step and discusses which type of navigation menu is best suited to which content.

The post Efficiently Simplifying Navigation, Part 2: Navigation Systems appeared first on Smashing Magazine.

via Smashing Magazine