Container-Adapting Tabs With “More” Button
Or the priority navigation pattern, or progressively collapsing navigation menu. We can name it in at least three ways..
There are multiple UX solutions for tabs and menus and each of them have their own advantages over another, you just need to pick the best for the case you are trying to solve. At design and development agency Odd Camp we were debating on the most appropriate UX technique for tabs for our client’s website…
I wrote an article, coded a demo and got it all published on CSS-Tricks — you're very welcome to read, try and use it!