Tabbed navigation is a fan favorite amongst course developers and learners alike—and it’s no wonder—tab interactions are so familiar. They’re a great way to lay out related content and save screen real estate, and they invite learners to dive into new subjects at a pace that’s comfortable for them.

Creating tabbed navigation is quick and super easy, but sometimes you need a little design inspiration to elevate a standard tabs interaction into something that’s more in-theme with your project. That’s where these five terrific tab interactions can help! They were created by the ingenious members of the E-Learning Heroes community—and they’re full of tab-ulous ideas you’ll want to steal for your own projects.

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We hope the freebies and ideas in this roundup help you keep on tabbin’! Submit your own tabbed navigation projects to this E-Learning Challenge. If you need help getting started building your first tabs interaction, check out this article: 5 Minutes to Fantastic: Create a Tabs Interaction with Storyline in 5 Short Minutes. And don’t forget to visit the Building Better Courses forum, a community of other e-learning pros eager to share ideas. See you there.