The first step in structuring your media app is determining which content categories you want to appear as top-level navigation options on the app bar.
Car makers take care of implementing the app bar and determining most aspects of its appearance.
Basically, you need to decide the following:
- Which top-level content categories you want represented as tabs on the app bar
- What icons and labels you will supply for each tab
Keep in mind the guidelines below.
Navigation tab guidelines
App developers must:
App developers should:
- Simplify UX: Support consistent navigation model for media apps.
- Accommodate all screens: Allow car makers to use only labels when both icons and labels won’t fit.