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Hashtag burgergate

Hashtag burgergate

I believe burgers are bad and that we can do better. Well, really I mean blindly using the burger is bad: we should be making informed choices and doing what’s best for our users. This presentation os about the hamburger icon and the off-canvas navigation pattern.

Steve Barnett

July 30, 2015
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  1. It Depends
    \_()_/

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  2. TL;DR
    Burgers are bad
    We can do better

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  3. Steve Barnett
    @maxbarners
    naga.co.za/bg

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  4. Our three courses
    Mystery Meat
    (Bad) Burgers
    Mixed Grill

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  5. Starters
    Mystery Meat

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  6. Mystery Meat is
    Confusing!

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  7. Mains
    (Bad) Burgers

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  8. In Defence of
    The Burger

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  9. People are learning it
    (Especially "young people")

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  10. Avoids localisation woes

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  11. Frees up space

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  12. (Bad) Burgers
    The Icon

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  13. What does it mean?

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  14. Icon without text

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  15. (Bad) Burgers
    The Pattern

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  16. Breaks basic
    navigation principles

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  17. What are some
    alternatives to
    the burger menu?
    2 Minutes!

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  18. Dessert
    Mixed Grill

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  19. Obvious always wins
    Luke W

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  20. Mixed Grill
    The Icon

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  21. Mixed Grill
    The Pattern

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  22. (Bad) Burgers
    Processes

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  23. Review your IA

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  24. User Testing

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  25. Recap
    Mystery Meat
    (Bad) Burgers
    Mixed Grill

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  26. Re-recap
    Burgers are bad
    Use something better

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  27. Thanks!
    Steve Barnett
    @maxbarners
    naga.co.za/bg

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