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Why are chairs badly designed?

Why are chairs designed the way they are, when the sitting position of a chair isn't natural or healthy for humans? A squatting position is a lot more natural, and sitting on a chair for hours can ...
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2answers
24 views

How to group common (to a list and other input groups) input fields

Here's my scenario - I have the following three input fields: Type Remarks Uploads (Popup which allows users to drop files) Now, these three fields are associated to a person object. The user has ...
2
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2answers
242 views

Elevating user experience issues

Once you have identified and logged user experience issues, addressing them can be challenging due to other competing priorities, especially with enterprise software. What strategies can we use to ...
1
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2answers
36 views

Modal, Slide In or New Page?

I'm currently putting together a page that consists of a grid of offers (say 24). The data I want to display along with a pic means that each offer will take up approx 200-300px square - not ...
1
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3answers
36 views

Advice / pointers / research on UX design for single pushwheel button

I'm in the unfortunate position of having to design an UX for a mineral analysis machine where the input/output hardware is limited to an 8" LCD (non-touch) and a single "pushwheel" button (a wheel ...
1
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2answers
27 views

Sharing UX findings with the development team

We have a small dev team where I am the sole UX designer. So as everyone knows, we can identify UX design issues with various method, e.g., via heuristic evaluation and usability testing. Furthermore, ...
6
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4answers
762 views

Why do some mobile apps have mute buttons when the device has physical mute & volume switches?

Is there a recommended UX reason for including a Mute button in a mobile app? It seems redundant since the mobile device itself (e.g. iPhone, iPad, Android phone/tablet) has a physical mute and/or ...
1
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1answer
32 views

Should I highlight the free articles or the paid ones on a partially paywalled news site?

I am working on a niche news site which has both free articles and articles that require a subscription to read. As far as I know the paid articles will outnumber the free ones. I want to visually ...
0
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3answers
28 views

How do product designers experience onboarding?

It's very important to play around and experience a feature in the wild for iterative process. Once you've designed onboarding which includes getting started tooltips and emails, it's difficult to ...
0
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1answer
22 views

What sort of algorithm does Dribbble use for their popular shots page? [on hold]

Does anyone have any insight as to the algorithm that Dribbble.com uses on their popular shots page?
0
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0answers
31 views

ILLUSTRATOR for UI/UX design [on hold]

How good is Adobe illustrator for UI/UX design. Seeing that there are no good options for Windows right now and experience is far from launch on Windows. I tried making UI designs from the material ...
0
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1answer
29 views

How to make wide form into small group

I'm new on this company and they assigned me to redesign existing web app UI. First is the basic info page. Also they are going more on material design. This is the new design. Let me know if I'm ...
0
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1answer
28 views

“Replace Image” or “Swap Image,” which is better to use?

My coworker and I are wondering which is more appropriate to use: replace image or swap image. I'm rooting for replace, which I think sounds more professional. However, my coworker makes a very good ...
1
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2answers
22 views

Is the popularity of Hidden Object Games changing hidden behavior from an anti-pattern to a useful pattern?

I would consider Hidden Objects in a U/I to be an anti-pattern, but with the increasing popularity of Hidden Object games is this paradigm changing? If nearly everything is click-able, and there is ...
0
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0answers
20 views

Making multiple rows in Material Design Lite Header - why doesn't <BR> work? [on hold]

I'm not understanding why the <br /> tag doesn't seem to work within mdl-layout__header-row: <header class="mdl-layout__header mdl-color--grey-800 mdl-color-text--yellow-500 ...
0
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1answer
45 views

How to handle time input for different time zones?

My application allows an admin to enter a time window when they would like certain features to be available to a user. I tested it in a dev environment, and everything works great. The problem is ...
0
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1answer
35 views

It is better to tell a user that is banned or it is better to disguise that he is banned?

I'm building an app and in order to prevent that the banned users roam controls it is better to tell a user that is banned or it is better to disguise that is banned? For example, I could say that ...
0
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0answers
27 views

Need advice on some component

I have a table, beside table is a calculator. The flow is: i want to calculate some units, and than insert that calculated unit in a table, i don´t want all cells to be same value, just some. Now i ...
2
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1answer
64 views

What is the best way the user quickly identify a product

I am developing a game portal , where the main User 's task is to seek details of the products in a wide displayed list. First the image of the product is displayed , followed by its title , its price ...
2
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3answers
76 views

Web application & scalable left side navigation

Background I am redesigning the navigation for a B2B web application, we are currently using a dropdown menu to help users navigate to different products. I would like to move towards left side ...
0
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1answer
39 views

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: ...
3
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2answers
98 views

Best way to display 60 yes/no options (checkboxes) and comments

I am migrating a piece of functionality from an old app (for which I only have a screenshot of the UI) to my new app, and this one part I need some advice on. In the current UI there are around 60 ...
0
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0answers
21 views

What are the ways our USA UX team could use UX Lab (in India) for research / usability testing activities? [on hold]

We have a UX team in India along with a small UX lab. Our USA UX team members also want to use UX lab for various research activities including Usability testing. Can you guys please tell me, how can ...
0
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4answers
61 views

Why do trunks for cars typically open upwards?

The other day I saw a car where the trunk's door opened sideways like the other car doors, instead of upwards like they usually do. That got me thinking; why does the door for a car's trunk usually ...
2
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3answers
69 views

Show hours < 10 with or without a zero

Is there a "good" way to show time in an iOS app (and more in general in apps/website) ? Is 8:35:29 better than 08:35:29 ? Format in different languages Moreover, I noticed that if I set my iPhone ...
1
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0answers
28 views

Elegant and simple nested tabs UI?

I have case in which user can choose location of service clicking on tabs. In second, step if user choose to use option on right, he can choose managed type of VPS service or unmanaged VPS service. ...
1
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1answer
44 views

How to determine the sequence or timetable of onboarding emails being sent?

Our app has different kind of users e.g those who sign up from the website or are invited. Then depending on whether the user is active or not after signing up, we send them a few touch emails. My ...
2
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3answers
73 views

Do the number of questions in FAQ affect perception of site?

In doing a new website, our client provided us with a quite long list of FAQ (Frequently Asked Questions). As usual in these cases, questions are made up (a totally different question, but a whole ...
2
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1answer
48 views

Ethical issues in UX design: are they different to ethics in graphic design and design research?

I am still trying to track down references and resources regarding the topic of ethics in UX design. So far I have seen things like the Ethical Design Manifesto from Ind.ie that covers all aspects ...
1
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1answer
36 views

What is the practical consideration and impact on user experience when the designer makes the logout link/button difficult to access?

It seems like many websites go to great lengths to make the logout link/button very difficult to find or click on. For returning users hiding the logout link/button doesn't make sense because they ...
23
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9answers
4k views

About us: why do websites show the CEO, founders, and employees on this page?

Why would I want a tab for "meet the team"? Why would users even care about the people working there? I just want a working piece of software and thats good...right? Usually it looks something ...
0
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1answer
31 views

How to display blocks with line items on a Ledger, where pricing per block may be computed differently?

I have a situation where we have a web-assisted ledger where sales people can add line items (products), and they can also add options of the product that are entered as sub-line-items. ...
1
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1answer
36 views

Name of a card sorting technique that lets people sort only their favorite items?

I'm working on a software tool that one of my clients uses on their intranet. We are planning to run a card sort study. Let's say the top 2 levels of their existing IA look like this: Menu item 1 ...
4
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3answers
103 views

Combining 6 apps into one

I'm building an application that caters to a specific set of people for example construction workers [edit: removed "students, or coffee drinkers"]. So for instance, an app for construction workers ...
8
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2answers
164 views

Why haven't more sites used the nav bar vs. the hamburger menu?

A lot has been said about the drawbacks of hamburger menus, and we've been seeing a lot of mobile apps moving away from this navigation model in favor of a nav bar (recent example). In general, I'm ...
0
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0answers
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What are some good examples of search/group builders on mobile?

We are currently working on an interface on mobile that allows to search people, build a group and get actions on this group. Step-by-step, it'll look like this: - I search someone - I get actions ...
18
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4answers
4k views

Why don't air travel booking sites use the “shopping cart” UI concept?

I am working on an Airline site refactor, and I realized that the abandonment after searching and selecting a flight is very high. I think for returning visitors it would be nice having a way to ...
30
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10answers
6k views

Why do most smartphones not have a physical keyboard?

The vast majority of smartphones sold today use a 'bar' or 'slate' form-factor, with a large screen which uses an on-screen keyboard. Blackberry are the one obvious manufacturer who still produce ...
1
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4answers
77 views

Why don't mobile qwerty keyboards utilize keyboard shortcuts?

Desktop/laptop keyboards utilize shortcut via key combinations like Ctrl + V. What don't mobile keyboards, like on Android and iOS, do this? If we implement shortcut keys in mobile applications ...
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1answer
19 views

Term “Requirement Gathering” in UX - A misnomer?

Having spend some good time in the Interaction design domain, I have started to think that the term "Requirement Gathering" is somewhat a misnomer and conveys a incorrect image of the process. Is ...
0
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1answer
27 views

What is the relevant way to show share count of article?

The share count on the left bottom of image is the total share count of story and I placed there because that was near to sharing button so that this will make more sense, but I have a confusion, that ...
0
votes
1answer
39 views

How do you deal with personal information during usability testing?

I'm wondering what do other UX professionals do when they need to see personal information for a test? Like home address or salary? Especially if conducted at the company you work for?
0
votes
1answer
19 views

show comments and likes

In my page i will be loading images one below other. I need to show comments and likes below image. But if there are too many comments then images will move down. Is there any good idea to show ...
4
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5answers
119 views

Do we really require a reset button for form fields?

I am questioning the use, in web form design, of reset buttons placed along with "Submit" or "Finish" buttons. What happens if a user accidentally clicks on "Reset" button after filling up all ...
0
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2answers
36 views

Sort by a value not shown in the table

I am working on an application that will run on phones and tablets. The application can be used for attendance management and for viewing hours the user wrote previously. Here is the view for this ...
0
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0answers
20 views

Logs application design [on hold]

I have to design an web application for build and run applications in the cloud and i want to design the logs. Do you have some example of web applications who have designed their application logs ?
2
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0answers
46 views

If your UX Design team is to divide into 4 different levels from Beginner to Expert, what could be the acceptance criteria? [on hold]

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 ...
0
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0answers
11 views

Animated background in Android pull to refresh [on hold]

i want to implement pull to refresh like this picture.how can i do in android.please tell me the logic for this
0
votes
1answer
49 views

Examples of dialog UX concepts? [on hold]

I want to design an easy-to-use set of dialogs for my users to get notified of anything & possibly interact with my app via those dialog boxes. A "Dialog box" is also known as "Popup", ...
1
vote
2answers
87 views

Examples of login forms UX concepts? [on hold]

I want to design an easy-to-use form for my users to sign in. I have been looking for mockups as a first phase, but I have found more fully designed & live examples of login forms. It's great but ...

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