A flying menu attack can wound your navigation

"Hiding options in drop-down and cascading menus is a problem even in repeated-use programs like Microsoft Word, whose users were for years shielded from desirable features such as mail merge. The Web magnifies this existing problem. Casual users - the bulk of the average site's audience - simply won't stop to study a site's interface for half an hour." This is an issue that comes up often enough on discussion lists that it's worthwhile reading about it in this article from Lighthouse on the Web. Read the article...

Posted by seralat at 11:05 PM on June 15, 2002
Filed in: Interface Design & Layout