10 Free HTML Horizontal Menus

Here at MenuMaker, we have put together a great collection of our best HTML horizontal menus for you. Some of these menus use pure CSS and some of them require a little bit of javascript to make sure they are responsive and work on mobile.

Each of these horizontal navigation will work perfectly with your next website design. The horizontal bar design is great for a minimalistic look and works well to give the user a simple navigation interface.

Responsive Orange Horizontal Navigation Menu

Responsive Orange Horizontal Navigation Menu

http://cssmenumaker.com/menu/simple-responsive-menu

A minimalistic and lightweight horizontal menu built with pure CSS. The menu is also responsive, transforming itself into a vertical menu on mobile devices with small screens. This horizontal menu will work just as well on a desktop browser as it will on a mobile phone.

Green Tabbed Horizontal Menu

Green Tabbed Horizontal Menu

http://cssmenumaker.com/menu/flat-tabbed-menu

This horizontal menu is one of our first designs that incorporated a tabbed interface. This menu is perfect for product detail pages and will allow the user to click through different menu items, quickly and easily. This menu only uses HTML and CSS so it will load fast and look great.

Bubble Wrap Horizontal Menu Bar

Bubble Wrap Horizontal Menu Bar

http://cssmenumaker.com/menu/bubble-wrap-horizontal-menu-bar

Believe it or not this horizontal menu bar uses no images. Pure CSS all the way. We have used the border-radius property in a somewhat extreme what to give the menu that bubble look.

Textured Tabbed Horizontal HTML Menu

Textured Tabbed Horizontal HTML Menu

http://cssmenumaker.com/menu/tabbed-menu

Using large menu tabs in this horizontal menu design helps the user quickly identify what page they are on. To achieve this menu design, we only needed to use one image. This ensures that the menu is light weight and that your webpage will load fast.

Responsive Horizontal HTML Menu

Responsive Horizontal CSS Menu

http://cssmenumaker.com/menu/responsive-menu-bar

This responsive HTML menu bar has a really cool animation effect. A little bit of jQuery magic makes this navigation respond to a user's :hover input and makes sure it will display properly on all screen size.

Responsive jQuery Horizontal Navigation

Responsive jQuery Horizontal Navigation

http://cssmenumaker.com/menu/responsive-menu-bar

This horizontal HTML and CSS navigation uses a little bit of jQuery to make the menu fully responsive. This menu would work well as a main navigation for your website and is smart enough to adapt to any screen size, mobile or desktop browser.

Skinny Green Horizontal Menu

Skinny Green Horizontal Menu

http://cssmenumaker.com/menu/skinny-green

The Skinny Green Horizontal Menu is the perfect minimalistic navigation for your next project. We've include Font Awesome icons in this menu so that you can help the user easily identify where they want to navigate on your website.

Tabbed Chrome and Blue CSS Menu

Tabbed Chrome and Blue CSS Menu

http://cssmenumaker.com/menu/tabbed-chrome-and-blue

This simple tabbed horizontal menu could work well as a main navigation on your next website. Or, you could possible use it for a sub navigation on one of our detail pages. The Chrome-Blue effect is achieved with a couple small images so your HTML page load time should not be affected too much.

Indented Horizontal Menu

Indented Horizontal Menu

http://cssmenumaker.com/menu/indented-horizontal-menu

This horizontal indented menu uses pure CSS to achieve its design. This ensures that your webpage will load fast and the the HTML code is light and agile. As you hover over each menu item the design changes by using the CSS box-shadow property.