Horizontal navigation bar is one of the basic elements of web design. It occupy less space and grouping the menus horizontally can make page navigation easier too. Plus, it can be customize to be fitted to any kind of designs, from clean and sleek to retro wooden style. Here, I presented you 60 good looking horizontal navigation bar designs that I collected through out my web design research.
I found out that games related sites especially online games utilized horizontal navigation bar, because it can display the menus without using a large space. Navigation bars that build using flash can have cool rollover animation, however horizontal bar also achievable by using CSS list style and rollover effects if you know the ever popular sliding door effect. But in here, I won’t talk about the technique but pure beauty of navigation bar design for your design inspiration and reference. I separated into 3 categories: games related, non games related and good design examples from DeviantArt.
Non Games Site
Basically this is it. There is more good examples over Cool Home Pages as well as Design Snips. If you have other great horizontal navigation bar design examples, feel free to inform me and I will add it up there :D.