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What can be done to prevent the users from resorting to peer pressure w.r.t clicking the vote button? [on hold]

I am talking about peer pressure. People up vote a long answer because they think it has received 200 up votes so it must be a really good answer. They don't actually read it. This situation is ...
7
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2answers
365 views

User relationship: friends vs followers

Facebook has the concept of friends, whereas twitter has the concept of followers. Both define a relationship between users of the system. Is there a substantial difference between the two? What ...
0
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1answer
40 views

What should be emphasized - description or the hyper link?

Signature which I have on other fora: Interested in Drawing, Painting, and Crafts? Please Commit to the Arts and Crafts Stackoverflow proposal. All the font is Impact. The words "Drawing, ...
0
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2answers
29 views

How to make it clear that two related forms submit separately?

I'm adding reviews functionality to a website. Currently, the form where users can enter a review and/or rating looks like this; When the user clicks one of the rating stars, the page makes an ajax ...
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0answers
22 views

How to design this web page? [on hold]

we are design this kind of web page, you can choose some phones from a lot of phones. Right now, the web page is like this we don't think it's a very brilliant design. But we have no idea how to ...
7
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3answers
558 views

When should bold, italics, and colour be used to draw attention in a sentence?

Following is my signature on some other fora: Interested in Drawing, Painting, and Crafts? Please Commit to the Arts and Crafts Stackoverflow proposal! I cannot show it here but the words ...
1
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2answers
18 views

info presented to the user in a payments page

I am in the stage where I will start building the page of my app that displays the payment status of the user. Nonetheless I have no idea what this page will look like from a content point of view. ...
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2answers
30 views

Best way to ask a question about a mostly subconscious behavior?

I need to know how much web shoppers in certain countries pay attention to and care about ccTLDs (country code top-level domain e.g. .co.uk or .fr) That is, does it matter to a UK web shopper if a ...
6
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7answers
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What to do if client insists that we use an inferior design?

This question is inspired by my co-worker's response to my perfectly adequate reasoning as to why Approach A would be more beneficial to us and the users than Approach B. Rather than get into the ...
4
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3answers
58 views

Ajax login vs navigation

I am redesigning my login page to be a tabbed modal (sign in / register). I asked my wife "which do you prefer, sign in page or a pop up / slide down sign in page," and she surprised me by saying the ...
4
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2answers
44 views

A usable way to enter a mountaineer's Aspect and Elevation?

Here's a design problem you may find interesting. Feel free to help by answering or commenting. All input is welcome. The design goal: an easier tool for users to enter a type of location on a ...
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0answers
20 views

Appropriate icon for: Donate [on hold]

I'm looking for suggestions on an appropriate icon for a donate call to action button. Obviously a dollar sign or money is a good representation, but I want something that makes us look less money ...
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0answers
39 views

Good alternatives to grids for data visualization of large datasets

I'm working on a project where I have large amounts of data in a grid, but I am not satisfied that this is the best way to display it. Does anyone have suggestions on the best way to display large ...
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5answers
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When is a website too humanized/personal?

A popular technique to attract customers and instil trust in them is to “humanize” your website. You want to make it appear that there are actually people behind the users’ screens and that those ...
0
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1answer
25 views

Need examples of good app-based email verification, account setup flows

I have to design an email verification flow and i'm looking to find succinct language to let my iOs app users know that they will receive a verification email with a link they can click before they ...
3
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3answers
36 views

cart call to action color on mobile

We are designing an e-shop for a bakery. What do you think about the yellow call to action button to complete the order? The other option is a black button. Which one do you think would create more ...
3
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0answers
18 views

Measuring reaction to website changes in New x Returning users

As we see every time Facebook changes something, users tend to have a negative reaction to changes in UI. But how can we measure the effects of this discomfort on conversion? The first thing that ...
3
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3answers
364 views

How can I improve my chart?

I am working with a client on a sales forecasting app, and part of the excercise is mgmnt-reporting and charting. pls. see the following image: the two charts on the left side show Actual Sales vs. ...
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0answers
31 views

Why is total Monospace conversion and translation from Proportional Fonts, denied? [on hold]

I hate proportional fonts!...of any kind! And would prefer a computer screen that ONLY depicted monospaced text!...of varying scales, and styles!...and interoperable with any mathematics text or ...
0
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0answers
32 views

Bootstrap v3.3.5 design comps [on hold]

Creating comps for bootstrap v3.3.5 smallest screen. Should this be 768px ?
4
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2answers
65 views

Is a right-click equal to a long press?

On desktop devices you can use the alternative mouse button (the right-click) to bring up contextual menus. As an example you can use the alternative mouse button in a word processor and get to see ...
1
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1answer
61 views

Anyone have statistics on allowing geolocation?

We're trying to work out how many people are likely to allow our website to access their location, so they don't have to enter a postcode/zipcode. We're debating automatically asking them versus ...
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1answer
53 views

Social Media Icons close to one another — which gestalt principle? [on hold]

Social Media Icons fall under which Gestalt Principle? There are 5 Gestalt's Principles: Similarity Proximity Continuation Closure Figure and Ground I am confused as to which Principle does the ...
4
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3answers
266 views

Show a district map below an address

My web application references places (bars, restaurants..). The main page of the app is a map with pushpins, when you click on a pushpin, a popup opens up, then you can click on "more details" to ...
2
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1answer
136 views

What should be the expected way to unselect a dropdown

I have a dropdown which shows select One before any of the options are selected.Once the user has selected one of the options .what is the accepted way to unselect that option and go back to the ...
1
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1answer
72 views

How should a minimize-to-tray application behave?

I am building an application that minimizes to tray on the close-button (cross upper right corner). I found two different behaviours for this kind of application now: click on the tray icon to bring ...
0
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0answers
29 views

What are good apps to create storyboards? [on hold]

I looking for an app or tool that helps me to create a storyboard for my clients quickly. At the moment I am using Illustrator to design them. Do you know of anything better out there? Thank you.
0
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2answers
65 views

What should I name a program in a web page? [on hold]

I am designing a new programming language that will be nested in a web page. Is it a good idea to name your programming language something generic, like "Program Designer" or "Program Maker", or ...
1
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3answers
112 views

A good way to let a participant confirm its participation

Let's suppose a mobile application aiming to suggest some meeting to others. One user creates a Meeting (announcement) (without invitations) and some interested users can detect it in a list of ...
8
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2answers
85 views

Nested tabs on landscape mobile. Best Practice

I have a problem organizing tabs on landscape mobile screen. Input: It's a game. Screen named "Inventory". User can own hundreds of items. All items can be grouped into 4 categories. There should ...
2
votes
1answer
103 views

Pros/cons of placing Login/Account in line with the main nav bar?

Currently our navigational header is mostly left side and central of page, account is on upper right. A proposed design shows the account moved down, into the main nav bar. There's some space in ...
2
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1answer
99 views

Can sign up/log in be unified in one button?

I'm working a form at the moment and was consider merging sign in and sign up but thought it might be confusing. Is there any precedent for this? Example download bmml source – ...
3
votes
1answer
74 views

Why does google separate out its sign in process to 2 pages now? Is that bad UX or just unconventional? [duplicate]

Firstly: Enter my email address, then hit enter takes me to: Feels like it's unnecessarily staggered, but maybe I'm missing something? This is a relatively new occurrence as well
1
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3answers
50 views

Is it right or wrong to serve non-user generated content on a forum? [on hold]

I am working for a company that runs a forum website. And they want to start surfacing content on the forum, i.e. articles, downloads, webinars etc, that might help/solve/be of interest to the forum ...
2
votes
1answer
92 views

Multi page vs single page to complete a form? (not for ecommerce checkout)

How to create a form with ~15 fields for a buying used clothes site, single or multi page? I saw other debates & older forums, but im not still convinced. Im leaning towards one page, or maybe ...
3
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2answers
53 views

Authentication frequency for polling system

I am building a system to be used for polling during an election. Security is a massive issue as I'm sure you understand! We are using two factor authentication so the user will be asked to supply a ...
4
votes
1answer
96 views

Should I hide the details of banned users?

I'm developing a website where users can be banned for unwanted behavior. When a user is banned, he won't be able to log in on his account anymore. As a result he wouldn't be able to change/remove his ...
4
votes
3answers
78 views

How practical is the accessibility requirement to view pages with CSS disabled?

As a practical matter, aside from what Section 508 states about web documents being readable without relying on an external stylesheet, do vision-impaired users really try to browse the web with css ...
1
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1answer
30 views

How should empty details in master detail grid be displayed?

If I hide the captions for empty information and rearrange the elements, it is harder to check for details. If the caption is displayed, it is also confusing to read. (especially if there is another ...
5
votes
2answers
140 views

Best design to display a school timetable

I'm trying to figure out what is the best way to display a school/subject timetable. When designing a timeline it's sensible to use time as columns across which will indeed define activities across a ...
4
votes
1answer
29 views

Representing both large and small quantities of task based data

I have a task to re-create a chaser page in our existing task-based application. The product is a SAAS product. Some customers may have 5-20 tasks which require chasing on a weekly/monthly basis. ...
3
votes
2answers
78 views

How to indicate sortable elements

I have a list of todo items with 6 properties of which 4 are sortable. The type (icon), the tags, the stars and date are sortable by clicking on them. Name and description are not sortable (no added ...
2
votes
2answers
47 views

Checkout in a mobile screen

Is it better to have a single checkout screen where the user is asked to enter pickup address, delivery address and time? Or should the two addresses (pick up and delivery) be kept together on a ...
26
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4answers
2k views

Should I include the word 'this' in an in-paragraph hyperlink?

I have the following in my StackExchange profile signature on some other fora. Those interested in Arts and Crafts, please Commit to this stackoverflow proposal! Well, I read somewhere that ...
0
votes
3answers
66 views

Which is the right place to place close button in a mobile app?

This is my first project in mobile app UX and UI Design. I have facing problem in placing "close" button on UI. I have got two kind of screens, one like overlay and another one like form submission ...
6
votes
2answers
77 views

Can username be omitted if profile picture is present for an “account options” button?

I'm creating an account system for my website and the account controls will be in the top right corner, as shown in the samples below. The more stuff I add to the top bar, however, the more cluttered ...
3
votes
1answer
31 views

Chrome App install banner - Dismissed user install

In Chrome 43 Google added the feature to show an app installer popup out of Chrome and to get the feedback if the user added or dismissed the home install. ...
0
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1answer
55 views

Radio buttons or Toggle switch for one out of two options?

I am a bit confused on what should be used when you have to select one option out of the two possible options. Working on a touch screen interface For ex 1- Selecting a Tax type in a retail store, ...
1
vote
1answer
127 views

Why do mobile ads fail?

I want to know from a UX perspective putting aside the fact that the time at which the ad is displayed is never right. Lately I've been noticing various formats to try and engage a user (me in some ...
1
vote
2answers
82 views

How do I deal with a large variance in loading times?

I am currently building a piece of software for the company I work for. It essentially manages their documents including policies, procedures, and occurrence reports. One UX related problem I am ...

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