5
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2answers
114 views

What's the best practice for button alignment in responsive email templates?

I was looking for case studies or UX research to figure out what is the best practice for button alignment especially in email templates, but couldn't find anything relevant. Our practice: We tend ...
1
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2answers
156 views

How to display and label 5 essential and linked numbers in a table/dashboard?

I need to display 5 numbers. These numbers are essentials and display a summary of all the dashboard. This web application will be use by professional who already work with this kind of data. Here is ...
0
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0answers
28 views

what is the best practice for “more options” section for a toolbar

i have a drawing app which has couple of tools presented in a toolbar on top (pencil,marker, text...etc.) i need different set of options (if any) for every tool like color selection, width or opacity....
8
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6answers
237 views

Usability of expandable footers on responsive websites

My coworkers and I were discussing what might be a trend in e-commerce websites: expandable footers. Here's an example from Topshop.com: And when expanded: I poked around for research or ...
1
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0answers
33 views

OAuth Login for Enterprise

I am designing the architecture for an Enterprise SaaS application and wanted to know if there is a disadvantage to only providing an OAuth type of login. This is not a third party authentication ...
3
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3answers
38 views

First column href or edit button per row in table?

Im building I table and I need an advice in which technique is the most recommended and why. I currently have an "edit" button at the end of each row , but I believe adding a link on the first column ...
1
vote
1answer
20 views

What does “transaction flows” mean?

I just read a line that included the phrase: ...designing transaction flows for the web. In the context of UI design what does "transaction flows" mean? Does it literally mean a process of a ...
0
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0answers
4 views

Study or paper about online forum usability [on hold]

Today there are good examples on how to design a good discussion board or Q&A Service with social navigation etc. (Stackexchange, Discourse, Reddit, Facebook) after searching a few hours I can't ...
1
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2answers
114 views

Best Practice of radiobutton alternatives

Ok I need to add a new filter option to my page. The first option to choose are steps (6 steps in total) and the second one is the desired status of the steps (Success, Warning, Info, Error). You ...
1
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2answers
85 views

Going directly to page vs clicking on a button to go to that page

On my website i have a tab menu which has 3 tabs across. The third tab takes them to a table where they can view their subscriptions to a certain product. This is where I'm scratching my head should ...
-3
votes
0answers
24 views

What steps do you take to apply the Lean UX methodology in healthcare? [on hold]

I'd like to hear how user experience designers are applying Lean UX in the healthcare industry. To me it seems like the industry is not as fit for Lean UX for a number of reasons: Physicians are ...
2
votes
1answer
60 views

Tree View with Popular Sub-Items Preview

There is a geographical hierarchy: Country -> Region -> Subregion. We need to represent this in a dialogue like this: Country 1 Preview of top 5 popular regions or subregions of country 1... ...
1
vote
1answer
42 views

Adding/removing/editing an item within a wizard. What happens when I cancel item

I have one UX challenge. I have one layout, it isn't wizard, but it works like wizard. So we have flow. First you select one item, then you must click to edit this item, and then you can reorder/add/...
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votes
1answer
28 views

how to design mobile application interface [on hold]

Im a newbie here. and i hope Im asking in the right place. I am a newbie web designer and i like start designing mobile application for iOs and Android. how does it work? is there any programming ...
-1
votes
3answers
2k views

Desktop UX vs. Web UX [closed]

As a C#/WPF developer and a beginner to UX I find it hard to apply some ideas to my desktop applications because most of UX books are focused on web development. What are the main differences between ...
0
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0answers
33 views

Is there a way to get the shipping address from GPS? [on hold]

I am trying to develop a good mobile e-commerce experience and I would like to simplify the process as far as I can. Can I get the shipping address from user phone GPS ? and what are the limitations (...
3
votes
1answer
248 views

How to manage credentials information to the user?

I've created a plugin for an editor. This plugin gets some information from the project and shows you all the related issues, getting the information from an external application (Github, gitlab, ...
1
vote
0answers
18 views

From where the idea of User Experience Design Evolve? [on hold]

I want to know the point where we turned up with a term "user experience" not visual designing.
5
votes
3answers
184 views

Good UX/UI for scheduled reports sliding time window

You know how in many analytical tools one can schedule a report of a certain kind to be delivered every X days (or similar)? What are good UIs for setting what's the date range that the report is ...
1
vote
0answers
29 views

Windows 10 desktop-only ux guideline AND show case applications [on hold]

I was previously developing Android apps. There we have the very detailed specification of the Material Design AND there are apps like Google Mail, Google Drive, Google Docs, Google Calender that ...
0
votes
0answers
20 views

Font Awesome Icon custom background [on hold]

I am using a font awesome icon in my webpage, fa-repeat, to be specific. I want to add a background-color to the icon but unfortunately, I am not able to do so. Can we NOT custom the background of a ...
2
votes
0answers
85 views

UX/UI Responsive - Long forms with multiple language content

I want to know the preferred (and why it is good/bad) way to show a long form with multiple sections, which have content that should be in multiple languages (if multiple language is supported) The ...
1
vote
1answer
66 views

Conditional behaviors: OK or Close for modal windows?

Consider this WordPress screen: I have seen this a few times, where the usual "close" word is replaced by the word "OK". Please note that everything else works as with any modal, you can click ...
2
votes
1answer
84 views

Is there a best practice for allowing support rep to login to a user's account?

I'm updating a product that previously had a single checkbox to allow our support team to login to the user's account. Once in, the support rep had full admin level permissions. The product deals ...
19
votes
5answers
4k views

When is a right-handed navigation sidebar appropriate?

When is a right-handed sidebar for navigation a good choice? If possible, I would like some examples where it has been used, such as this sidebar from Google's official blog.
0
votes
4answers
257 views

Website Design - How should I format/style a navigation div with 10 or so links

I am making a website that basically looks like this (http://jsfiddle.net/7Bq5L/): The problem, to me, are the blue buttons on the right - they look boring. They are buttons that link to special ...
1
vote
1answer
49 views

Rule of thumb for tables versus “blobs” to display data?

What's a rule of thumb for when use rows and columns (i.e. tables) versus single or multi-line "blobs" to display data? I swear I'm right on the fence for several screens of a complex administration ...
2
votes
2answers
132 views

Linking back to previous webpage?

Currently the company I work for separates their company corporate website and their careers page. What this means is if you go to the parent site and click on the link to see career opportunities, ...
11
votes
4answers
1k views

Form Design: Mutually Exclusive Tabs vs. One Form

I am working on a form design that has two mutually exclusive forms accessible via tabs (Option 1). During usability testing my team observed users missing the tabs and only noticing them when we ...
1
vote
2answers
284 views

references for table alternative

Do you have any references you can link me to, where I could display this data, but not in a table? This will be used by 500 to 10000 people, and they want to have : drag and drop for re-ordering, ...
0
votes
1answer
34 views

Why doesn't YouTube automatically focus on the player? [on hold]

People constantly complain that they press space while watching a YouTube video and because they weren't focused on the player (i.e. hadn't clicked inside it) it scrolls down instead of pausing as ...
7
votes
1answer
245 views

Optimize click paths in booking process

I would like to optimize the click paths of a booking process. To understand the requirements let me explain these a little bit: A room can be directly booked or manually. The second option needs a ...
1
vote
1answer
45 views

Yahoo forbidden links

When I surf with my iPad or Mac, I find this message almost every day: This basically happens because Safari opens where you left, so I know the link is safe since it's a search I did at Yahoo ...
1
vote
1answer
159 views

How to allow users to select “no dates” (zero value)?

I am working on a project where I report time on different project like this: I check the dates, and I select the project I want to report the time onto. It's all good, but what if I do not have ...
1
vote
0answers
27 views

best practices for playing video instructions for illiterate/computer illiterate users

My team will be deploying a piece of software to users who may be illiterate and computer illiterate, and ten to twenty users will likely share the same computer, account, and copy of the software. We ...
0
votes
1answer
62 views

Design Suggestions on side bar navigation

This side bar navigation lets users click on a specific graph and it takes them by having the webpage scroll to that graph. Any Visual Design suggestions to make the side bar look better. The white is ...
1
vote
0answers
38 views

What is the best way to build visual boolean queries? [duplicate]

What are some good examples of building complex boolean queries? The requirements for the interface would be: The user is able to use AND, OR, and NOT statements The user is able to next queries in ...
-1
votes
1answer
32 views

Should I always attach a portfolio [on hold]

First time user, thanks for answering my first question! I'm currently a 3rd year design (Industrial/Product) design student. For the summer I'm trying to land a gig or internship with a company. ...
0
votes
2answers
60 views

Is asking the “I certify that information submitted is true?” question worthwhile?

I recently watched a documentary on Netflix called (Dis)Honesty – The Truth About Lies. In it, there was an example about how simply reminding the user about attesting to submitting honest ...
0
votes
1answer
23 views

material design: secondary toolbar elevation

the guidelines for toolbar say: Toolbars appear a step above the content they affect. It also says that the toolbar can share seam with the content (unless scrolled), in the waterfall variant. ...
0
votes
0answers
28 views

Is the cognitive load of using both vertical dot and horizontal dot menus worth hinting at how the menu will appear?

For overflow and more menus, Google Material Design seems to favour vertical dot menus (see http://i.stack.imgur.com/VEvdm.png). Apple seems to favour horizontal dot menus (see http://imgur.com/...
3
votes
5answers
206 views

Should I allow user to edit his age?

I have a web site that sell some services and products, including products with age restriction, such as beer, cigarette, etc... But also other type of products that doesn't require age restriction, ...
0
votes
1answer
89 views

When is usability over design more important?

Im creating a dashboard webpage for desktop and have a side bar as a navigation. The title is white and the dashboard names are white. When looking at it, the white color makes it seem as if the ...
5
votes
4answers
177 views

Are long checkbox labels a problem?

I'm working on an admission application page and in one section of it there is a list of checkbox controls indicating the user has read/agreed to various policies or conditions and certifying the ...
0
votes
3answers
67 views

Icon only vs. text and icon

Im working on a project now but I'm not sure if an icon alone is accessible (AA) or if it needs to be accompanied by text? Which would meet the AA standards?
0
votes
1answer
21 views

How to treat 'activity' panel with no activity

I have a Web based UI, and it has a one line panel in which a summary of ongoing background activity is shown. When background activity is occurring, a spinner shows in the panel with a summary of the ...
25
votes
11answers
6k views

What's the best way to show 'too many options with checkboxes' to user?

The design of my webapp requires the user to select books from 100 of books. These books are user's own books imported from another app. This step is just after the user has registered with my ...
3
votes
1answer
22 views

Specific right click functions + Web browser. Good Idea?

I would create a web browser that can do specific functions by right clicking to thing. But also, users might want to save an image, or copy something. Is it worth killing the default menus for a ...
0
votes
0answers
35 views

material design: List with multiple primary actions

I have a list of keys, the user can annotate a key as positive, negative or neutral. There are no other interactions on a list item. So, i am considering these set of actions as the primary actions (...
10
votes
5answers
258 views

Testing with an application that will require user training

I have been assigned a project where I need to start doing Salesforce usability testing with a customer service department. My issue is that I've never tested an application that will require user ...

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