25 Beautiful & Inspiring Navigation Menus
The importance of a website’s navigation shouldn’t be overlooked. After all, without it, one wouldn’t make it much further than the home page. That’s why designers spend extra effort coming up with ways to make the navigation menu not only look great, but also easy to use. For your Monday inspiration, we’ve rounded up 25 examples of beautiful and inspiring navigation menus.
Also some nice colors and type here. Social menu on the header and everything else on the left side.
Single page layout with footer navigation menus that will take you around.
Browse around using the header menu or the image slider, really nice and clean.
Another beautiful single page layout with a nice and smooth header navigation menu to take you around.
Beautiful layout! Nice and clean menu, colors and typography.
Nice colorful layout with a basic straightforward menu. Also a nice typography choice.
Really beautiful layout and navigation. Color combination and typography are really elegant.
A strong and cool single page layout. You can scroll around or use the header nav menu.
Nice layout based on shapes and typography. Header menu using pure typography and hover effects.
Another nice single page layout with footer navigation menus that will take you around.
Beautiful and elegant layout with nice navigation menu that ‘frame up’ when you hover it.
Clean layout based on typography and beautiful images. Header and footer menus to help your navigation.
Delicate single page design with typographic header menus.
Beautiful typography and style on the navigation menu, and it actually looks like a real menu.
Nice layout, colors, typography and menus. I also really liked the blurred effect when you load the page, check it out.
Elegant single page design with a side menu that follow you where you go and help you navigate the site.
Beautiful layout. Elegant choice of colors and typography. Smooth navigation menu with a fade hover effect.
Beautiful layout and colors. Nice framed menu with hover effects.
Another nice single page layout with smooth navigation menus.
Nice layout, colors, type and images. Elegant and simple navigation menu with hover effects.
Header menu based on typography and shapes.
Super beautiful single page layout with smooth and clean menus.
Big and simple – a good combination for an effective nav.
Yes, another single page layout with smooth navigation.
Nice colors, type and menus.
About the Author
The hamburger icon is one of those UI features that are so old you could not even find an author. But after browsing the web for a while, it turned out that the hamburger icon comes from the Xerox Star personal worksection. It’s one of the earliest graphical user interfaces. Its designer, Norm Cox, designed…
When it comes to the color scheme a designer chooses, it’s critically important not to slip up. Lately we have seen tons of websites with flat and vivid colors, or minimalistic websites made in black and white, but what about pastel colors? Pastel colors have low saturation and high value. Paste color websites are relaxing…