Appearance characteristics for this pattern.
- Header: This displays the title of the About page, usually just 'About'.
- Logo: The applications logo may appear at the top of the About page.
- Version: The version number of this application is helpful and can display near the logo or separated from it.
- Contact Info: Contact information can be displayed on this page and includes: Email, Support, Feedback, Social Media, etc...
- Help: Links to online help, tips, tutorials, etc... can be displayed on this page.
- EULA Link: A link to Oracle's End User License Agreement is required here.
- Copyright: This text will appear on this page.
- Grouping: Items on this page can be organized into logical groupings.
Common behaviors for this pattern.
- Enter About: This can be accessed from Sliding Menu Springboard, Grid Based Springboard, Navigation Bar, Navigation Menu, Toolbar or other options for accessing About.
- Popup: A popup could display the About information. This is more common on tablet, it should be avoided on the phone.
Usage guidelines for this pattern.
- The About page should not be put under another top level section (i.e. Settings).