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Possible use of blind person's 5x5x3 cm square box? [on hold]

Recently at the supermarket I saw a blind person with a stick on the right-hand kneel down. The right hand has a small black box and this was being pointed at a supermarket item. I would like to ...
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Small Caps Headings: Accessible or not?

Recommendations on digital accessibility often include avoiding ALL CAPS. There was even a discussion on this site (All capital titles: Good or Bad?), though the focus was not specifically ...
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Can pricing pages in an industry where mostly everyone else is 'contact for quote' help or hinder sales?

I'm in-house at a medium size call center. I've been trying to get a pricing page put up for us on our website for a long time. If we're not the lowest price we'll price match as much as we possibly ...
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26 views

CSS - How change cursor property for submit button? [on hold]

Please see these css code: #buttonFlat1{ margin-top: 5px; text-align: center; border: solid #4A6801 1px; display: block; width: 100%; background-color: #96CE00; color: #2b542c; font-size: 1.4rem; ...
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1answer
87 views

Should answers be organized by “positive first” or “positive last”?

I'm designing a survey prompt for phones. The proposed orders are A - Question Yes Maybe Later Never B - Question Never Maybe Later Yes I'm debating the order of the answers for it: Placing ...
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32 views

User form for entering support query

Assuming that we are gathering details like browser name, browser version, page URL, error message, etc behind the scenes in hidden fields. Is it better to have one title field plus one big textarea ...
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Better labels than “Date 1” and “Date 2”

I'm working on a web application which has a feature to compare the price of products at different dates to see if they went up or down. Basically the user select two dates and click search. At the ...
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1answer
27 views

Can content/navigation appear only in a footer?

I was wondering if people can settle an argument about the relation between content pages/navigation found in the footer vs the overall site structure and hierarchal parent categories in the primary ...
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41 views

Menu options in a document-oriented Windows desktop app

I am preparing a prototype for some Windows desktop app that allows users to open a project (document) and work with it. The users have mostly Windows 7, with a chance to get Windows 10 sooner or ...
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2answers
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How to show up and down ratings next to prices? Material design app

I am designing android app in which user sees a listing of products with prices per unit and next to that need to show if its high price or low, please give me suggestions
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2answers
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Is it worth to spend this much of time for paper prototyping?

I just stumbled upon this video on YouTube and thought of sharing with you on ux.stackexchange. https://youtu.be/FS00UIo12Xk - (UX prototyping tutorial: Paper prototyping techniques | lynda.com) My ...
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1answer
85 views

Should one put labels on Previous / Next buttons?

We have several pages of case studies (about 10) and we want to put "Next" and "Previous" buttons at the bottom to go to the next / previous case studies. What is the best practice... should we just ...
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43 views

Different options for replying to post

this is my first post in SE I am so glad to find this community. I've already learnt a lot so thanks for creating this community. I am working as a junior UX designer on a web application. In a nut ...
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What's the best way to have an auto-complete textbox with a filter

So basically, what I'm trying to do here is create an auto-complete text field. However, from the list of options, there are a number of them we're trying to push for and because of this, we'd like ...
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1answer
28 views

Selection from two listboxes that feed into one listbox?

Has anyone seen a ux/ui pattern like the one below? (Examples?) It is two left-hand listboxes that feed into one right-hand listbox. Any suggestions for improvement? User experience concerns? Is ...
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2answers
75 views

Better way to display only one word (Twitter hashtag) in table row on iOS

I'm working on a small project for iOS. I have a page set up where the user can see the current trends from Twitter. Currently my UI looks like this: I think this looks rather dull but i cannot think ...
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1answer
41 views

How to handle text in limited space with multiple languages and long words

We have english and german versions of a few pages, and the issue I've come across is that often, there are german words that have many more characters than their english translation. Laying the pages ...
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0answers
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Web-Development: to which category do “Tabs” belong?

Browsing this documentation I was surprised to see that Syncfusion have documented their Tab-Control in the "Navigation"-Category. I did not expect to find it there and was looking in "Layout". My ...
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1answer
45 views

Research behind current design patterns? [on hold]

Recently I have found that so many websites are starting to look the same (logo left, menu right, nav floats, big large cover image (blurred e.g.), flat light design. Outside of these just being ...
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87 views

Name of the interface?

What is this kind of interface called? Moreover , it'd be a great help if someone tells me the application/environment which would help me implement such kind of interface best.Carefully note the plus ...
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0answers
15 views

How to reduce number of steps to reach payment gateway? [closed]

I want to reduce the number of steps required to reach the payment gateway on our APP without hampering the user experience. Link of the APP is ...
0
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1answer
47 views

How to call a Multipurpose Bar?

First of all, i'm not 100% sure i'm in the right place to ask this, but my question is strongly related with User Experience but is an actually naming issue, i'm so stucked on the definition of this. ...
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2answers
27 views

Do you know any e-commerce platform that successfully helps consumers compare different products with infographics

When it comes to decide what camera to buy, or any other complex product, within hundreds of other choices, users could use comparison tools to make their decisions. Infographics seem a great way to ...
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3answers
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How to inform the user a textfield has both a character and a line limit?

I have a dialog that puts a comment in a small textbox on a PDF export. The textbox has room for 10 lines of 100 characters (1000 characters maximum). The field currently looks like this: I have a ...
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1answer
72 views

What is the best way to display multiple columns?

I have been asked to come up with a solution for displaying 50+ columns that were previously viewed in excel and now need to be brought to the desktop application UI. Mobile version is out of scope. ...
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0answers
20 views

I dont know how to scale the icon i designed, for specified resolution. [closed]

Say I Designed this with 75 x 39 size initially. Now I dont know how to make it work for all screen sizes/resolution. Should i just make the size 512 x 512 say for play store?
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20answers
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A universal word or term for “your device/machine/computer/tablet/phone/smart watch/gadget/whatever”?

I want a word that accurately covers tablets, phones, desktop PCs & Macs, laptop PCs & Macs, smart watches, smart glasses, smart fridges, smart socks (watch this space...) and any future kind ...
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2answers
48 views

Can I survey my users to ask which tools they have and use?

One of the first rules in the UX field is to not ask users what they want nor what they prefer, but is there a reason to not ask which tools they have and if they use them? I have to redesign a ...
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1answer
60 views

Best abbreviation of Real-End User Experience?

I know user experience is commonly abbreviated UX. What about composita? Real end-user experience monitoring (usually some kind of passive monitoring) is often called just Real User Experience. So I ...
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1answer
27 views

For an instant message program, should your messages sent be left or right side? [duplicate]

For many IM programs, especially text apps for phones, you can see a conversation with a specific person. To quickly distinguish between messages sent and received, they are pushed to each side, like ...
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32 views

UI/UX benchmarks exchange - is anyone interesting in sharing some screenshots form his country mobile operators self-care system? [closed]

I am UX designer from Poland. I am looking for an inspiration from all over the world mobile network operators. What I am really intrested in is how their selfcare systems look like for logged users. ...
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2answers
45 views

Which level of management or UX hierarchy has the responsibility for setting the design code of ethics for the organisation?

I believe that in a graphics or visual design setting, the creative director or artistic director would be responsible for this. However, in many organisations the hierarchy or level of governance for ...
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0answers
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Legally displaying another programs icon [closed]

I'm making an app which controls other applications. I am displaying different program icons to identify which application the user is controlling. I never save the icons or distribute them. The app ...
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0answers
40 views

Have you ever turned down a UX project that didn't align to your personal beliefs? [closed]

I've been asked to do a project for an organization that suppouts and gives funding money to a group that does not align to my personal beliefs (namely, they are super anti LGBT). I'm wondering if ...
0
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2answers
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Desktop: Placing warning labels inside a Save dialog vs. popping-up a new window?

Context: We're working on a PC desktop software for financial professionals. Our users tend to be very detail oriented and extremely cautious of errors. We have a new feature that allows our ...
0
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2answers
104 views

What's a good way to show an article has been read?

I have a news app & site. It's educational, so the idea to encourage users to read lots of items. What are good visual design markers to indicate an item is read? Things I can think of are... ...
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1answer
70 views

How to convey the “primary vs. secondary” button for screen reader users

I have an application that needs to be accessible for screen readers. This application uses bold text on primary button to convey information about the "recommended choice" like in the example below ...
0
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1answer
71 views

Responsive design approach

Mostly I am using bootstrap for my website and I keep it pretty responsive. However some of my pages are hard to adjust with media queries. I have a size limit 769px for mobile. Is it a acceptable ...
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2answers
150 views

Do you use infographics in UX?

I am studying the role of visualisation in UX and how it helps users understand content in a easy and quicker way. Does someone know of any studies that support visualisations at a cognitive level?
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3answers
143 views

What is the best layout for a hierarchical menu with multiple actions?

I am working on a project that uses a root/leaf node hierarchy menu to search, view, select and open content on a desktop platform. The user will need to have the option to do one, 2 or all of these ...
0
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1answer
35 views

What are good reasons (if any) for intentionally breaking the affordances of an input field? [closed]

I'm looking at a rather complex set of forms where for some reason there are bits of information that have been overridden to display as input fields that the user can never input (e.g. the file size ...
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5answers
91 views

What's the best way to display text / content if the container has a size limit?

We have a page in our website that has a container with a static width and height (e.g. 500px x 500px). We are intending to keep the content inside short (to make it fit the size of the box). But in ...
1
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2answers
45 views

How can I indicate that an area is swipable? [duplicate]

I have a mobile timeline with cards, each card can be swiped to the right to display interaction options. We feel that it's not evident to the user that there's anything there, the 3 dots we've added ...
0
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0answers
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What are good 'Course' booking/reservation platforms? (Ecommerce) [closed]

We have a request from a client to build a complex system. Because of a tight deadline and a limited budget we are looking for an ecom system that provides 'Course' booking. Below are the requirement, ...
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2answers
87 views

“We emailed instructions to bork@bork.bork”

I tried to login at a big-brand site with email and password and got the answer "Wrong email or password". I tried to reset my password by entering the same email address. Please check your email ...
0
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0answers
17 views

Do user experience guy need to know UI development too? [duplicate]

I am currently a UI Visual Designer From past 1.5 years, I a feeling bored about this design industry... want to know how to boost up my creative skills!! I am thinking to start my career with IT TECH ...
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2answers
50 views

Copy for a checkbox - Positive or negative? [duplicate]

I have a checkbox that is intended to allow the user to send email notifications or not. We'd prefer the email notifications to be sent, so email notifications are sent by default, giving the user an ...
0
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0answers
40 views

Choosing colors in material design

I am learning the ins and outs of material design. Note that I am a developer, and have only recently decided to be a little more serious about UX. Google writes: Limit your selection of colors by ...
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1answer
38 views

Filtering possible choices based on prior choices?

In a form where a selection made from a dropdown menu at the top of the form can narrow down the list of possible choices in a dropdown menu further down the form, should the system automatically ...
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1answer
36 views

Re-designing a Data Entry CMS

Within the last year I joined a scientific research team as a programmer/analyst. Amongst many tools used by the researchers at this company, is a centralized content management system used to log ...

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