Possible “Programs” User Experience Problem
As I continue to work on the program pages, I have become concerned that visitors to our program pages might not notice the availability of the “sub menu” in the navigation links (to be perfectly honest, I did not realize the links were there until a month or two into working on the site content).
Example to illustrate the potential problem from a user’s perspective below – notice that the “text area” is below the sub-navigation menu (People, Research, Publications, Additional Resources) in a narrow screen view (tablet, phone, etc)
I am thinking we would do well to provide our visitors with some kind of icon in the main text area.
In contrast the Experimental Forests have sub-page navigation in the text area:
Do you think we could have something similar for the programs, linking to “People,” “Research,” “Publications,” and “Additional Resources?”
I had also considered adding a set of small, hotlinked icons instead, such as:
https://d30y9cdsu7xlg0.cloudfront.net/png/830575-200.png for “Publications”
https://thenounproject.com/term/people/670317/ for “People”
https://thenounproject.com/term/research/686724 for “Research”
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