When Hamburger Menus first made their debut, their reception within the design community was mixed at best. Fast forward a few years, and these simple stack of lines now dot the internet landscape.
During this time, hamburger icon menus have evolved to reach a new level of refinement, especially in the area of animation. In addition to CSS3, SVG and canvas are also being enlisted heavily to create intricate, fluid transitions that heighten the entire user experience. Audio is also more commonplace and acceptable, providing an additional cue for when the user interacts with the menu.
The layout of hamburger menus have also greatly expanded in terms of complexity, increasingly being used to house more than just a site’s menu, but additional content arranged in complex layouts.
In this post I’ll show you 5 amazing hamburger icon menu trends we can expect more of in 2018 and beyond.