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How Color Contrast Affects Tab Navigation

How Color Contrast Affects Tab Navigation

Most are familiar with tabs found in files and folders. But tabs are also a metaphorical way for users to navigate through content. A tab navigation should function and behaves like real tabs.

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Infinite Scrolling Best Practices

Infinite Scrolling Best Practices

Infinite scrolling is a trending user interface technique popping up on many websites. It allows users to browse content without having to click on a pagination link and waiting for a new page to load.

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Accordion Pagination: A Faster Way to Paginate

Accordion Pagination: A Faster Way to Paginate

When you put too much content on your pages, users can easily get overwhelmed. To avoid this, most sites use a numerical pagination to divide content across different pages.

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Whitespace vs. Vertical Bars for Separating Links

Whitespace vs. Vertical Bars for Separating Links

Many websites have a common habit of using vertical bars in their link navigations. The purpose of using vertical bars is to visually separate each navigation link.

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Top Navigation vs Left Navigation: Which Works Better?

Top Navigation vs Left Navigation: Which Works Better?

Which is better for users, a top or left navigation? Web designers have debated this issue for a long time. Many have drawn their own conclusions, but others have mixed feelings.

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How to Simplify a Large Navigation Menu

How to Simplify a Large Navigation Menu

Most websites with large navigation menus overwhelm users by showing them too many items at once. This happens when the user opens a dropdown menu in the navigation.

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The Right Order of Links on Your Navigation Bar

The Right Order of Links on Your Navigation Bar

There’s a new Digg design and everyone wants to give their opinion about it. Some users like it, some hate it, but for me, I am more interested in what we can learn from the their new user interface.

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