The position in relation to other elements in an interface or interaction.
- Menus are usually give a first position on a webpage. With in a menu there are main pages and potentially hidden subpages.
- Blogs and applications that feed in new information are often in reverse chronological order, giving importance to the most recent information.
- In text, the order we read something affects our understanding.
Order is an effective way to create hierarchy to direct a user through the product or to show the importance of something. The most important steps might come first: this could be the most critical steps or the ones that the user might do the most frequently.