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The Hamburger Menu is the icon that bears a mild resemblance to a hamburger. It is typically used in an upper corner of an interface and lets the user know that clicking it will give out a menu. This is beneficial in saving space when screen real estate is small like on a mobile device.
Progressive Web Apps are web pages that can appear to the user as a mobile application. This hybridization of the features of both platforms can offer a user a more rich and integrated experience. It also cost less to develop and maintain than a traditional native app.
Cinemagraphs are still photographs with some minor movements that give a site visitor the impression of animation without having an actual video hogging all the bandwidth. This can create a site that is pleasing to eye and still be mobile friendly.
A stunning choice in typography can make just as big of an impression as a picture without adding to the load time of a site or eating up a potential visitor’s data plan.
As seen on Facebook, Micro-interactions allow a user to leave a comment in real time, eliminating the first world problem of reloading a page and creating more customer interactions which are increasingly important in a world of mobile connectivity.