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Sort of new to UI design. From intuition it seems that the top-left corner is the "most important" or easiest seen part of the screen and the lower-right is the "least important" or last seen part of the screen. (correct me if I'm wrong). But what about upper-right and lower left? To which corners would you assign higher importance?

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Why? It is unclear if this a question to solve a problem or a random request for opinion. –  James Jenkins Nov 4 '13 at 14:24
Sorry if it sounded like an request for an opinion, in a way I guess it kind of was (since I am designing based on conjecture and testing my users later), but I was looking for facts/"field experience" too –  Daryll Santos Nov 4 '13 at 17:31

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Readers of web pages follow an F pattern when scanning a webpage. Mostly we are conditioned into thinking where a particular UI element would be. For example, a Sign In/ Sign Up link should be in the upper right corner, rather than lower left, based on where I expect it to be.

UI designers do well to differentiate themselves through doing the unexpected, just not in this way.

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While the link is useful you've not really explicitly answered the question here. Which area of the screen has higher visual importance - top-right or bottom-left? What does the F-Pattern say about these screen positions? –  JonW Nov 4 '13 at 15:55

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