Some baby bear thinking from Adam Silver.
[On horizontal scrolling, like Netflix] This pattern is accessible, responsive and consistent across screen sizes. And it’s pretty easy to implement.
That’s a lot of pros for a pattern that in reality has some critical downsides.
[On rows of content with “View All” links] This way, the content isn’t hidden; it’s easy to drill down into a category; data isn’t wasted; and an unconventional, labour intensive pattern is avoided.
Interesting article, thanks for sharing.
Have you factored in your line of thought that the majority of users use this navigational pattern on TVs with remote controls rather than full-fledged desktop/laptop computers or tablets? How would having to