Ever been so lost on a website, you got your own name wrong?

You're not alone, you're here to avoid that happening

What you'll learn

Navigation design is the process of putting a structure in place that allows people to effectively find information, buy products or use a service. A clear navigation structure also provides a much needed framework for driving product features and supporting content.

  • What navigation design is

  • The four principles of navigation design

  • Navigation foundations

  • The anatomy of navigation

Who this course is for

  • UX Writers

  • Content designers

  • UX Researchers

  • Product design teams

  • Service design teams


Who you'll be learning from

Emma Chittenden

Lead instructor

Hi, I’m Emma the Web Whisperer. I’m a freelance navigation design expert and information strategist. I have a background in user experience, information architecture, and coaching. I’ve developed these courses to demystify practices like taxonomy and ontology to bring them to the mainstream.

Course curriculum

    1. A message from your instructor

    2. How to use this course

    3. Before we begin...

    1. Navigation design principles

    2. Principle 1 - is the navigation experience invisible?

    3. Principle 2 - Is the navigation an integral part of the design?

    4. Principle 3 - Is information obviously findable?

    5. Principle 4 - Does it use natural language?

    6. Test your knowledge of the principles

    1. Navigation foundations

    2. Taxonomies and folksonomies

    3. Metadata

    4. Hierarchies and polyhierarchies

    5. Ontologies and knowledge graphs

    6. Global, federated and ecosystems

    7. Test your knowledge of navigation foundations

    1. Anatomy of navigation

    2. Anatomy of a website

    3. Anatomy of a web page

    4. Anatomy of mobile sites and apps

    5. Anatomy of search

    6. Test your knowledge of the anatomy of navigation

    1. Before you go...

    1. Glossary

    2. Accessible and inclusive language

    3. Language, dialect, translation and localisation

    4. Google is not your navigation method

    5. Beginners guide to mind reading

About this course

  • £99.00
  • 28 lessons
  • 0.5 hours of video content

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