Material Design: Bottom navigation

Google released a highly useful new navigation feature. Bottom navigation with 3-5 differents tabs, this form of navigation has become very popular especially in the wake of instagram’s success.

Components– Bottom navigation

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Orthographic view of app structure

It is a very usable option and a valuable addition to other forms of persistent navigation available in the Android SDK, before material design has included Patterns– Navigation drawer and Components – Tabs.