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Responsive Web Design Patterns by Chelsea Myers

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Summary

You may have noticed that I deemed none of the popular patterns we just reviewed suitable to hold HUGE navigations, only large ones. That's because just one of these patterns cannot do it alone. Large websites use a combination of these patterns and create primary and secondary navigations. Visiting Disney's site again (http://www.disney.com), we can see they use the off canvas pattern and the simple stack pattern on smaller screens. Some websites use the same pattern twice. NASA uses a toggle pattern embedded in a larger toggle pattern for their huge navigation (http://www.nasa.gov/).

Remember, navigations are the main instrument the user has to investigate a website. You wouldn't go exploring without the proper tools. So, why would you ...

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