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Beautiful harmonic stock photo people vs photos of real people

When on a website and going to the contacts page or form there is often one or more photos of people (supposedly) working there. Stock photos Some companies use stock photos with beautiful ...
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Best practices for a map on a contact page

A lot of contact pages have a Google map on it with the map centered and a marker on the company HQ. I would consider this a good thing but I have several doubts regarding UX. What is considered a ...
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Hiding a call to action to get in touch?

I'm designing a site for a service, which's main function is to function as a database. I have had to anonymize some details. The main user journey involves landing on the site (home page), ...
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Contact form placeholder [duplicate]

Is there any convention what to use as placeholder for contact forms? I came up with two possible options. One is using a fake name as placeholder, with a label on the side of the input. The other ...
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What is the most effective way of starting a sales email conversation with a potential customer?

I was reading this test from GoodUI when I had an idea. Rather than having someone enter a ton of information on a web form, why not let the user just write a normal email in their preferred email ...
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Best interaction/layout for contact forms when users are ESL? [closed]

I'm helping design a website for a non-profit company and need some help. The company's audience are mostly uneducated mobile users. Many of them are English as a Second Language. I am wondering what ...
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Does a normal business really want me to call them, if they're only providing a premium rate phone number?

I'm not sure if this is in scope here, but I suppose any system, even phone support, has relevant UX aspects. I'm wondering if there's any situation where providing a premium rate phone number as the ...
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what do users expect to find on a “contact us” page?

My contact us page has a 90% hard bounce rate. What do users expect to find on the contact us page? I would like to reduce the bounce rate and engage the visitors more.
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Adding a contact form on each page

I was visiting a friends' web page and realized that he has added contact form on each page. Actually I did not like it; but he told me he does want to catch every possibility that a visitor wants to ...
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“Hello@Domain.com” Email Addresses

I've noticed an increasing trend among companies (especially smaller companies and agencies) to have a "hello@domain.com" email address as the initial point of contact. My understanding of this is ...
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Should a Twitter logo be accompanied by anything else, or is it obvious enough?

Intent Notify users about the way to interact with us about our product. But only those that would actually care. Background We have a Twitter page for one of our products. But the person handling ...
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How to gather a map, addresses and contact form in a box

I'm working on a premium template, and need your ideas to architect the contact form box elements. I should put a contact form in this box, but haven't any good idea about that. If I add the form ...
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Where should I place a “live chat” link on my page?

I'm thinking of putting a "live chat" button or link on a site I work on. It should appear on every page, and ideally would be in the same location on every page. Are there any usability principles ...
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Should the Name field be required in a contact form?

Given the following form fields: Name Email Content (textarea) What are the pros and cons of having the Name as a required field? (The Email and Content are both required)
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Is it bad navigation to separate individual emails from the general contact of a “Contact Us” page?

The question title says it all, but to elaborate ... I have a "Who We Are" page with individual team member bios, and I have a "Contact Us" page. I want to give users the option of contacting our ...
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Is it better to use tabs instead of a dropdown menu in a contact form?

Is it better to use tabs instead of a dropdown menu in a contact form? Examples:
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Where is the best place to put contact information?

Comparing the two designs below, is it better to put contact information below the map in the right column or below the images and description on the left? Contact information below the map: ...
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Contact page. Which is the better wording?

What is the most appropriate Contact page title for a website? Contact, Contacts, Contact us or other? Contacts is used, among others, in iOS and Android. Seems to me more related to a list of ...
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'Contact Us' in Navigation bars

So looking at a particular site's analytics, you usually find 'Contact' very high on the list of destination page views. My question is... Do you think people expect 'contact us' to be the last ...
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Should I Put a Phone Number in the Header?

I see that it is really popular with web services nowadays to have their phone number in the header of the website. Is it really that effective? Does it make the company look more legit?