Concerns and thoughts about being a UX Designer. This is an abstract tag. It may not directly be linked to a specific problem. It caters to being a UX designer and the career aspects of it.

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Can i use a dropdown selection on a Material Design card

So i made a Material Design Card, but as usual after feedback a problem hit my mind. Can i use a dropdown selection on a Material Design card, let me explain a little more, in this app witch i cant ...
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Scale to select time period - linear or exponential?

in my app, I need to allow customers to select a period of time between 15 minutes to up to 24 hours. Now, I'm a bit confused of which is the best way to create a scale, linear or exponential. The ...
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Need suggestion in UX design [on hold]

Now working on Project related to form builder (form editor)... 1. How the user expect the flow ? 2. What kind of editor user may like ? eg: Drag and drop or click to create. Advance Thanks for Ur ...
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UX Name for different nav states in App

Just wondering if there is a particular term for the UX design of having Core Nav in the parent state, which gets hidden with the child nav or tools in the child state. The benefits being that the UI ...
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Computer Science and UX Design topics [closed]

So I'm a computer science bachelor that need to do a thesis to graduate, as I like UX Design i want to make something about it but can't get the grasp of good topics for a computer science thesis with ...
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Should I tell what the function is or not?

Sometimes, when I design the layout of an app, I always think about that should I put a short description to tell user what this function is or how to use it. But, at the same time, I also think about ...
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list of items with status

Im with the design of an APP with a holiday request list. Each request has a type (Holidays, Illness, etc) a pair of dates, and an Status. The Status can be: Pending: Approved: Denied: ...
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If your UX Design team is to divide into 4 different levels from Beginner to Expert, what could be the acceptance criteria? [closed]

I want to divide my UX Design team into 4 different levels from beginner level to expert level. What could be their acceptance criteria based on their skills related to (core skills, communication ...
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What is the difference between a Product Designer and a UX Designer? [closed]

I was wandering if you could help me understand the difference between these two roles? I'm interested more to understand the type of skills each person has and the types of problems he gets the ...
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Creating experience for seeing/finding/creating ER Relationship for large data (Big Data)

Brief- The above image is the wire frame that I have created for a big data application, which provides functionality to see ER relation for selected repository/data source/tables. User selects ...
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Tablets Apps have narrow popups . Is it a problem?

I noticed that a lot of tablet applications including Amazon, Overstock, Wayfair and many others are using too narrow popups that are sitting in a very inconvenient zone and hard to reach with thumbs. ...
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Scenario when both pagination and the number of records to be shown in a page are combined

With both pagination and number of records to be shown in a page are implemented, if the user is in some 3rd page and changes the number of records to something higher, there could be situation where ...
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How is the UI of DADA-DADA.net built? [closed]

DADA-DADA.net How is the interface of this site built ? What's going on here ? Any hints would be appreciated. Thanks.
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scroll-able website vs infinite scroll website

What is the most suitable for a personal website, a scroll-able website or a infinite scroll website? I haven't seen much infinite scroll websites for personal websites. So I have a doubt regarding ...
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What UX Researcher is really researching? Speciffic factors, variables about HCI [closed]

I need to be very speciffic for my bachelor work in explaining what is being tested in every UX research method. I can list some factors, but i haven't found any official list or division into ...
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What can I do if my website don't need menu or sidebar? [closed]

I want to show the user cards. Between 1 to 100 cards. The user can open existing card, or create new card. In the new card he can type a text, and click save. That's all. How to design it? I think ...
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Click-to-edit and click-n-drag combined

I'm considering an option to combine two behaviours in a list: Click to edit an item (like in Asana) Click-n-drag an item (like in JIRA) As illustrated in the screenshots, the cursor in both ...
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How can I simplify a selection UI?

I have a scenario, where there are class and section. The user will choose the "class" first and based on the selection, will then choose the "section". After this the user will search the result ...
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List selection with read and write permission

We have a list selection control, which has a special function to set read only or read write permissions while moving to "selected list" the current design is like in the below image. To work ...
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Example of exercises to develop UX Skills [closed]

I want to develop a library or list to help people develop their UX skills. Does anybody know how I would go about achieving this?
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Replacements for Path Navigation

I'm working on a modern project where path navigation can not be used, which is very old. Are there are any good modern replacement for this?
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Should I use border or not for our help images? [closed]

We are developing an E-Commerce website, and our content team are writing user guide or help of the website. there are some screen-shots of the website in each help pages. Some of our team members ...
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Is strike through text a good indicator for an item in a list for being deactivated

In a healthcare product how will we show deactivated list items. I have given two options below where the first one is strike through option, which is there already in the older product and a new ...
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iOS 9 Dialog Box and form elements

I have a task at work to change a workflow of a cancellation form. I've been asked to change an iOS dialog box to include 2 select menus that users would use to select how many people they are ...
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How far should I go with the prototype in regards to design?

I am building my first mobile app with the ionic platform: http://ionicframework.com/ I am currently using the Ionic creator tool to create the visual of the mobile app. This is my first prototype, ...
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UX modal window: Cancel / Save / Close vs Cancel / Save & Exit

I am working on an application where the user needs to complete their preferences which open in a modal window. There has been a big discussion about what are the best practices in this situation. ...
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Social box with icons: which text to add? (Follow, connect with us, official page…)

I don't know which text I should add on top of my social box (where there are icons to follow official page). I fear that the user might not know the text and the function of those icons.... Which ...
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Sorting and on/off - flaw in design? [duplicate]

(I'm not a UX designer , I'm only a user).I might be the only one , but I think that I'm the weird one , because I just can't see how UI component are being released without further thinking : ...
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Sticky header: div utility stiky (put under the header) or covers the entire page?

Hello i'm workinking on menu for mobile and i'm sure that to have a sticky header is a good idea... In my header there are 3 icons (menu; search bar; utility) When i click on menu icon, appear a ...
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When do you include client in UX process

When are moments to include the client in the UX process and when is it better not to? I am talking about after kickoff. Would you include them in analysis of card sorting, tree sorting? How about ...
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Colors for grades A,B,C,D,F (A+,A- …) [duplicate]

In my new porject I have color grade system that looks like this, but my A(A-,A+) and B(..) is very similar(color) and they are very difficult to distinguish. Any ideas how to do it *nicely? What do ...
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Color grade system A,B,C,D,F [closed]

Hhhh, in my new porject I have color grade system that looks like this, but my A(A-,A+) and B(..) is very similar(color) and they are very difficult to distinguish. Any ideas how to do it *nicely ? ...
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UX designer for internal tools in a small firm [closed]

I work as a developer in a small financial firm (< 40 people), and we have a whole bunch of tools that we develop internally (spreadsheets, c# apps, web apps) that are not really integrated and ...
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iOS what's the best practice for letting the user know that I'm sending data to the server?

I have an app that when the user clicks on button, i want to send her/his response to the server, I want to tell the user that that I'm sending now the data to the server. I know that there is a ...
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ATM interface design elements

Why are actions like cash withdrawal, pin change, mini statement kept on the right hand side of an ATM screen? (Most of the time)
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LDAP UX screen flow for getting employees details

I am going to design a screen flow for accessing LDAP server to get employee details in order to display in a page. Initially I have designed one user flow where user can upload all employees' ...
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Can I put two buttons with same color in the same form?

I want to put two buttons in a screen, is it good practice to put them in same color ? side by side like this:
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Location of the site creator [closed]

I want to add "created by @my_name" or "by @my_name" but I don't want to put it in the footer or some other inconspicuous place. I decided to make this "fixed" on screen, but do not know where it is ...
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Free usability questionnaire templates to follow?

I am a programmer, and whilst I may know a lot about programming - I do not know a lot about UX or usability testing in general. I plan to undertake a usability test on a website that I designed. ...
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How to verify if the personas are well done?

Tomorrow I'll start a new UX designer job, and the designer before me there made personas, but its are just prototypes. She said me that I should verify if its are well done. They didn't create this ...
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What can your final results be for a fictional portfolio case study?

As someone who is looking to enter the UX field, I have no prior experience outside of what my degree is in (Landscape Architecture). I have been working on a fictional project for my portfolio and ...
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How to describe what UX Developer does?

UX is often related to designing so it is more acceptable when people mention UX Designer to deliver wireframes, prototypes user research and more. What about UX Developer? How does both of it differs ...
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UX Design Processes - Differences between user stories / task Models / Use Cases etc

I'm getting really confused with the differences between some of these UX design processes. There seems to be so many methods that seem very similar (to me) and descriptions about each process all ...
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Prioritising UX Design Considerations

Does anybody use "Analytical Hierarchy Process" to prioritise their UX design considerations? I am very often been in the position where I am impounded by different criterias and alternatives for ...
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Multiple elements same action

I have a fundamental question. Is it gonna be a bad UX practice if I use two seperate elements, with different UI design, to do the same task? For example, I wish to have a fancy button on the middle ...
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two dimensional list with multiple values

We are developing a web applications for e-commerce use when for a list of countries we have different vendors list sort by priority of that vendor. the maximum lists of country is undefined, it can ...
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Where is UX in an organizational structure?

My context/problem: I've worked in few organizations as a freelance UX consultant (researcher, analyst, coach, designer)... and I had always huge problems to make others in the company feel empathy ...
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Inherited massive (unusable) matrix of toggle buttons, wwyd?

I have inherited a code base that needs some UX love. One of the worst offenders is a matrix of toggle buttons with several hundred rows and columns. Although there is some basic filtering available ...
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Visual asset to indicate a list item can display a “details” section

Customer specification require us to show a list of items (let's say they are a list of fruits), where only some of them are able to display a details section when the user clicks. I'm looking for a ...
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Search Results in a TreeTable

I Have a TreeTable where groups of itens are organized by categories, as you can see on the image bellow. What is the best approach to present the list of results taking into account that is ...