Monthly Archives: October 2013

Adapting drop-down submenus for touch screens

The thought for this approach came to me from this article. Horizontal navigation menus with drop-down submenus are a common design pattern. Usually they are implemented in CSS with the :hover pseudo-class, but this is problematic for touch screens (See: trentwalton.com/2010/07/05/non-hover/). It is difficult to reliably detect touch devices at the moment. As good a… Read more »