Hamburger Menus and Hidden Navigation Hurt UX Metrics

nngroup.com / filed under UX Design

Summary: Discoverability is cut almost in half by hiding a website’s main navigation. Also, task time is longer and perceived task difficulty increases. Our quantitative usability testing of hidden menus (such as hamburger icons) and visible menus (such as links across the top of pages) reveals that: Hidden navigation is less discoverable than visible or […]

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