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Categories Description: Secondary Information for Categories

I want to add some secondary information in all products categories in an e-commerce website. The text is around 4-5 paragraphs (sometimes maybe more) and it's something like a description for the ...
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0answers
41 views

UI representation of check boxes and radio buttons [on hold]

I am creating a UI design for a product in which i am asked to design a page that has only 2 radio buttons and 3 check boxes. All the page has is only 5 attributes. I am not able to bring out an ...
2
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2answers
73 views

Menus within menus

I've stumbled upon a page on my uni's internal sites that has something where I'm not sure if its a usability issue or not. Here is a sketch of the page lay out. I better not show the actual thing. ...
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1answer
41 views

How to show static (user initiated) and dynamic help text for radio buttons and dropdowns?

I am bit confused while showing help text in a lengthy form. Please refer to the image for below query: Where we can show user initiated static help (left side of the mock): How to show help icon ...
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2answers
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Do short response times increase errors for complex tasks?

I am currently dealing with a summary of "Designing the User Interface: Strategies for Effective Human-Computer Interaction (5th edition)" by Ben Shneiderman & Catherine Plaisant. In this summary ...
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25 views

Auto save in web dev. env [on hold]

I'm working on a new innovative web based software development environment (on top of git?). What do you think developers will prefer, manual save or autosave??
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2answers
166 views

Best place to put social sharing buttons

CONTEXT I'm designign the UX for the new website of a company that rents luxury venues for weddings. Primary target users are engaged women in Europe ad US, 30/40 years old, with higher education and ...
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33 views

Booking a class with pay now and pay later option?

I'm designing an iPhone app that allows a user to book into a class. The user has the option to pay immediately for the class, or pay in cash upon arrival at the physical location. What is the most ...
4
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9answers
115 views

Multiple icons/indicators on a table row

I am creating a table that lists all of the people in a group (75-125 people). I need to flag certain people with key roles in this group so they can be identified at a glance. There could be up to 10 ...
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1answer
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multi-column alphabetized word listing [on hold]

In the world of paper, one often sees alphabetized word-lists presented in columns like the following. COLUMN1............COLUMN2..........COLUMN3 aardvark aquafer avalanche ...
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1answer
27 views

Should we use hash tags (with a #) in content titles when that content is often shared on Twitter?

On our website, we have a widget to share our articles on Twitter. Our marketing expert recently explained that when we write the article titles, we should include hash tags in them so they get ...
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7answers
551 views

Is user stupidity reason for bad UX? [on hold]

I keep hearing that users are stupid idiots alot, and that being said it is also used as a reason to have everyone's experience crap now and in the future. For example: not enough options for things ...
2
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3answers
36 views

location request on site load - in a pop up window

I'm working on a holidays site that has its content displayed based on the users' location by analyzing the IP address. I was wondering what are the pros and cons of having a pop up that requests from ...
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0answers
29 views

Full Search vs Column Search

I'm working on building a new application for a company. This company works with a lot of data, and as a result, their application requires them to work with numerous tables/grids. In there current ...
4
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4answers
149 views

Is UX art, science or both? [on hold]

I find myself trapped by the question if I do ”UX by numbers” or ”UX by feelings”. Sometimes I use scientific tools where web site analytics, card sorting, System Usability Scale and surveys apply ...
2
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3answers
115 views

Radio buttons menu with radio button submenu

I have three different radio buttons, each one of them contains a submenu with three further options. User can only choose one option in the submenu. So it seems that i have a radio button menu ...
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0answers
23 views

What are the improvements which I can do in design [closed]

How can I improve the title bar in the design !! Its type of shody and not pleasing to the eyes
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10answers
7k views

Does my website still have to support Internet Explorer 8 and earlier?

I am about to launch my website. It's an academic site with expected user base consisting mainly of academics. It looks good in Chrome, Safari, Firefox and IE 10 and above. I just sent a link to my ...
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3answers
87 views

What is the correct way of Pagination?

There is a need of pagination wherein I am currently showing it as "Page {2} of {20}". While translating it in other languages (like Chinese), this phrase doesn't get translated correctly. Options ...
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0answers
17 views

Workshop leading to design ideas

I am looking for some suggestion for a workshop I need to run. Research to date: The research carried-out so far was based on user interviews which have lead to the development of 3 personas and ...
0
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1answer
49 views

How to display more than 20 data sets?

I have a bunch of data I would like to display in several static graphs. In this particular case, it's the amount of visits different parts of a website has throughout time, for analytics purposes. ...
3
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1answer
95 views

Show special keyboard view when entering a password on mobile devices?

Mobile operating systems typically show different virtual keyboards depending on context. The default keyboard might show A-Z, while a keyboard for entering a telephone number might show 0-9 (so you ...
0
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1answer
23 views

Restricting users site access until account completion

I'm redesigning a site that requires a fair amount of information from users (because it deals with finance, our company is required to have KYC and AML procedures etc). The site flow for new users ...
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7answers
4k views

Why does the Caps Lock not toggle upper and lower case for selected text?

In most word processors, you can easily toggle many text styles. For example: Ctrl + B - Will bold or un-bold selected text. Ctrl + U - Will italicize or un-italicize selected text. Ctrl + I - Will ...
2
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1answer
108 views

When should we prefer rounded corner rectangle over square corner rectangle? [closed]

I always find myself in a dilemma about whether to choose rounded corners or square corners, for both applications UI & web design. As I read in a couple of articles choose one style of corners ...
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0answers
49 views

UX Designer Seeking Coding Mentor with CSS/HTML/JNode/Angular/GitHub [closed]

I was just informed in my current day job that I will be asked to code (not my forte or up to speed on), ASAP.  My past work has been design (Omnigraffle, Adobe PS, Illustrator, etc.) and on the ...
2
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1answer
37 views

Examples of products that have 2 areas / sets of login details

Take the scenario of a Point of Sale system, like Square. There is a 'hub' account that is logged in all day from the tablet, that all employees use to make transactions. Every employee then also ...
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0answers
11 views

From where should I add settings that concern multiple websites

My application is used to modify settings for client CMS sites (ex: setting to enable a module etc) There are multiple clients using this CMS. When I add a new setting, it's automatically added for ...
0
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2answers
39 views

Is the usage of exclamation marks in copy jarring to users?

I've always been taught that exclamation marks in body, header or even any other text, is jarring to users, however, I'm not too sure why that is, if it is in the first place. I'm not talking about ...
0
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0answers
42 views

Is there a comprehensive list of modern mobile UI/UX design patterns related to view navigation? [duplicate]

I'm an iOS developer and will be sitting in on some design meetings with the UI/UX team. I want to be able to have us speak common language in relation to how a user navigates a mobile app - how they ...
0
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1answer
36 views

Modal vs Non-Modal [duplicate]

I'm making an app that works on phones and tablets and allows the users to annotate an image. The user drags over an annotation mark and enters data related to the mark. The user may also draw on the ...
0
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0answers
46 views

Security questions vs secret password/passcode when logging in or retrieving login details?

I am currently in the process of re-designing a login process which uses security questions to verify the identity of users before they are successfully logged in, and also to allow them to reset ...
1
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2answers
47 views

Keep accordion open or closed?

I am working on a mobile website, and was just wondering is it better UI to keep accordions opened or closed. So when users switch from one accordion to the other, should the first one close ...
0
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0answers
21 views

Stats symbol in Segoe UI Symbol [closed]

I'm trying to find an icon representing some stats of the user using the character map and I cannot find anyone that fits. I'm searching for something like graphs on that font. Do you know any? ...
0
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1answer
33 views

How can I best give PC requirements?

I'm working on documentation for a remote connection solution in my company. We've all seen lists like the following... PC Requirements 2 GB RAM dual-core processor high-speed ...
2
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4answers
138 views

help improving vast search interface

A search engine is used by document controllers to search for documents, types of documents, locations that contain documents. The documents are described by vast amounts of meta data and the search ...
0
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2answers
43 views

Paper form - how to present opt out options

I have a paper form that is quite complex where customers filling up the form tends to gloss over the options and just submit without going through all the details. This causes an operational headache ...
0
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0answers
33 views

why used yellow color for new record or item [closed]

why used light yellow color for new record or item? to all apps and website used light yellow color for new item ? for example in add new record at table or add new item in list or this site add ...
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votes
2answers
101 views

Why Android places the Back button on the left? [closed]

I find it extremely frustrating. Majority (about 90%) of all the smartphone users are right-handed. It seems to me that right-handed people would prefer to handle the phone with their right hand. I ...
0
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0answers
14 views

Cross Browser Compatibility Issue Chrome Safari [closed]

Title are bold in the mark up which is normally bold in Chrome and Mozilla Firefox But in Safari its BOLDER(extra thick), Its looking very ugly. What is the solution for this please help.
0
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0answers
11 views

Easy prototyping tool (from Sketch) to both desktop and mobile [migrated]

We're designing our screens in Sketch (or Fireworks, with PNGs). Both for desktop (large screens) and mobile (smaller screens). We need: One simple tool that allows us to put these screens in a ...
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votes
1answer
42 views

Use one page design for website with a detailed “request a quote” form?

One page website design seems to be the popular trend nowadays based on emerging websites and articles online. [1][2] But should one go for one page website design for a website that has a long ...
0
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1answer
23 views

Pop-up div in a calendar?

We have a calendar page in our web application that displays appointments (we know all users and train them), optimized for the following use cases: Add a new appointment (by clicking the time) ...
0
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2answers
22 views

Cycling status links

Our web application has a calendar page which shows details of appointments. We train all users, but they are generally not tech-savvy. These appointments have one of several statuses: open ...
2
votes
1answer
50 views

International friendly alternative icons to thumbs up/down [closed]

I am working on a website where I will be adding a "Pass/Fail" option for users to rate if they Approve of some things, similar to a Like/Dislike. I was originally thinking of using thumbs up/down for ...
0
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2answers
64 views

Using slider component (TrackBar) as data navigation

I'm finishing an application and the UI of the approval was quite bad. Because the program is hitting production, I'm changing that UI. Ignore the foreign language, this is just a code+description ...
2
votes
7answers
360 views

Is designing in photoshop a thing of the past? [closed]

I was going through some blogs and sites and noticed a few people talking about how it's no longer practical to design in photoshop. They suggest things like designing in the browser. To me, ...
-1
votes
0answers
18 views

Cloning group of form elements [closed]

Using the following html and forked js I have nearly got this working however, I need to change the label references to category1 and it's inner html to increment with the id etc Any ideas? Regards ...
0
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1answer
36 views

Web font as a general replacements to Arial & Helvetica, pros and cons? [closed]

When I use Bootstrap3, the default font family (for both headings and body) are Helvetica Nenu on Mac and Arial on Windows. I am fine with Helvetica but Arial on Windows sucks... I am thinking.. why ...
0
votes
1answer
31 views

Should search results auto update when an auto-suggest option is clicked?

Google, Bing, Yahoo, Amazon, and Ebay implement auto suggest when a user types in the search field. Google automatically updates the list of search results when an auto suggest option is clicked. ...

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