Why are inline scrollbars hard to use on mobile?
In page scrollbars are best to be avoided on mobile phones. A scrollable element is not a user friendly way to present information because it is hard to read the content easily.
Avoid inline scrollable areas on a mobile website (and ultimately on desktop as well) because:
1) No visible scrollbar
Some browsers on mobile phones show no scrollbars. Only when you interact with an element you see a scrollbar.
Try to remove the scrolling elements if possible. An alternative is to give the user visual information that the element is scrollable.
2) Hijacking page scroll
A scrollable element that is too large makes it hard to scroll the parent scrollable element. The problem often is that the page scroll is hijacked by the inner scroll area.
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