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Jurian Baas

Interested in usability, UX, philosophy, cognitive psychology and the social implications of modern science and technology. I love going to indie concerts and movies. Follow the author on Twitter
Usabilla UX Tweet Scoop – Week 13 of 2012 Links

Usabilla UX Tweet Scoop – Week 13 of 2012

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Ways to go about your footer design – with examples

Picking the right footer for a design can be harder than it seems. But a good footer can have a great impact—both on the impression you make, and the actual behavior of your visitors. In this article I will show you which footer to pick for the occasion, and have a look at more specific elements you can put in it. I will provide examples from the list of footers I put together on Usabilla Discover.

Like many website elements, we owe the concept of a footer to printed typography. In print, the page number is often in the footer, and sometimes it contains the title of the current chapter or section. In web design, the footer at the bottom of each page has evolved to serve a few different functions. But by definition, it’s always located on the bottom of the page, and its lay-out never changes across the site.

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Usabilla UX Tweet Scoop – Week 12 of 2012 Links

Usabilla UX Tweet Scoop – Week 12 of 2012

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Usabilla UX Tweet Scoop – Week 11 of 2012 Links

Usabilla UX Tweet Scoop – Week 11 of 2012

Usabilla UX Tweet Scoop – Week 10 of 2012 Links

Usabilla UX Tweet Scoop – Week 10 of 2012