mar 7 2012
Navigation patterns in mobile web design
When designing for mobile, size matters. You have a limited amount of screen real estate to work with on small displays, making it important to free up as much space as possible to convey your message. Thus, navigation should not take up too much space. So where do you put that navigation?
Brad Frost has done a little research on different approaches to designing navigation for responsive web sites. In “Responsive Navigation Patterns” he takes a look the pros and cons of these, giving examples and links to useful resources.