Scrolling Is the New Click

February 7, 2012 Business Processes, General

Scrolling Is the New Click

By Julia Salem

February 7, 2012

Both scrolling and clicking have pros and cons, so how does a designer decide which one to use? The best way would be to decide by analyzing the pros and then deciding which are most important to your project’s user experience.

Scrolling Pros

  • Faster than clicking
  • Get content in the correct order
  • Keeps reading flow

Clicking Pros

  • Keep track of inter-page clicks for analytics
  • Better SEO

Source: UX Movement