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Are two toggle buttons better than a tri-state switch?

I have a grid of people where for each person the user needs to decide whether to include the person in a predefined group, exclude them from the group, or leave it undecided. The initial state is ...
1
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1answer
53 views

Mobile Filter Dropdown Menu

I have a web application that has been responsively designed for mobile. While in a parent container you can apply filters to sort children. I am debating between two design types. Option A: This is ...
0
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0answers
21 views

looking for the search criteria that would end up displaying most relevant search results

I'm new BA and I got my first requirement to analyze. Issue: There are two search fields in my XYZ application; Item and Item Code. You can use either of these 2 fields to get the list of the items ...
0
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1answer
45 views

Creating relationships in a family tree

I'm writing a web application to manage a family tree. Each new user is required to input their name and select their parent from among all the parents in the database. If the parent does not exist, ...
0
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1answer
59 views

Showing confirmation “added to shopping cart” in the “add to cart/shopping cart” button

I'm designing an e-commerce website and I was thinking of a way of showing to a user that the item has been added to the shopping cart. I'm not sure if my idea is correct but I was thinking of ...
0
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0answers
24 views

Suitable Control for displaying various game levels in a WP8 App

There is a mobile game on which I am working. It has various difficulty sections and each section has numerous levels, 250 levels in each section precisely. Now, I need a suitable control which can ...
0
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3answers
44 views

Integrate location navigation into site

In our classifieds site we search by a string (ie. iphone) and we see the search results, as seen on the screenshot. The initial search displays everything in the United States. To this search ...
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0answers
23 views

What frontend technologies to use to build an e-commerce related site [on hold]

I am very new to front end world. I want to build an e-commerce site for travel related thing like https://www.airbnb.co.in/. On doing some searching, I figured out that people use technologies like ...
1
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1answer
56 views

Keyboard navigation through form with multiple tabs

To avoid any confusion, I am not talking about the tab key, I am talking about a form with tabs at the top that can be selected by clicking the tab or by pressing Ctrl+PageUp/Down. The latter is not ...
0
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0answers
16 views

Breadcrumb dropdown navigation examples? [duplicate]

I'm trying to find websites that use some type of breadcrumb navigation with dropdowns. I was looking at this post from 3 years ago, but it seems that the sites mentioned here have changed their ...
1
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1answer
63 views

What are the primary reasons that customers don't purchase AB Testing services?

I work in a UX consulting agency. I noticed while customers are happy to pay good money for our research and design services, AB testing and other post-launch services are seldom being asked for. ...
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1answer
44 views

Designing for everyday interaction

Should it be way that the interaction is designed for password field in any web form or login page? Can it be the right way to showing total number of character of a password while user enters it? ...
0
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0answers
25 views

What specific UX discussion forum allows tool questions? [on hold]

Since we can't ask tooling questions here for some strange reason, what is a specific discussion forum that allows generalized UX tooling questions? Vendor forums are not ideal because sometimes it's ...
2
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1answer
42 views

Classifying users into beginners, intermediate, experts

In a survey, how can I find out about the experience of a user with a specific website? How can I classify the users into different types - novices/beginners, intermediate, experts? Are there ...
3
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1answer
45 views

Should I replace the Arial font with something else for better small advertisement label clarity?

Once again, I'm formatting ad spaces on my website to improve user experience. One thing that intrigues me is the font. For years, I've always stuck to the standard Arial font for all text on my ...
2
votes
1answer
64 views

JavaScript driven apps that don't use hyperlinks for most actions. Isn't is super annoying? [on hold]

I see a glaring issue in many popular implementations of the modern web app -- not using hyperlinks for all actions. Steam is definitely the worst offender I have experienced so far. If you have ever ...
0
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0answers
24 views

Filtering/Sorting for mobile [closed]

I am looking for clever or standard ways of filtering. My product is a social media marketing site that allows a user to have many different social sites in one place. Something like this would need a ...
1
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2answers
139 views

Which is the best way to display “Favorites” in a mobile app?

Which is the general practice to display a "Favorites" button in mobile apps? Should I should use a row in a list of options or a button in a fixed bar that is always displayed throughout the app? ...
1
vote
1answer
27 views

What is the term for designing an element such that it visually reflects the spatial design of the object in real life?

What is the term that specifically describes laying out an object or representation of an object such that the interface reflects the spatial orientation of the object in real life? For example, ...
0
votes
1answer
68 views

Progressive Disclosure: Accordions, Carousels, and Cards

I'm working on an internal business tool. It needs to be information dense, and our users are internal employees who undergo training, so if it comes down to it, we value efficiency over ...
0
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2answers
39 views

Methods to inform the user that something has changed in the background

We are working on an application that involves analyzing images. The end-user will be looking at those images and might notice something strange... something that he needs to report about. This user ...
3
votes
1answer
127 views

Examples/suggestions for empty activity feeds

I am working on a site where the central page shows activity from other users nearby. (similar to a facebook or twitter newsfeed) The problem is, as this is a new site, there are often going to be ...
0
votes
1answer
23 views

Warning and Critical numerical ranges

We have a system where users should be alerted when different metrics goes outside of specified boundaries. The user should be able to configure these boundaries for each metric. There is a warning ...
2
votes
2answers
88 views

“0” values first or last in table when sorting/filtering table column

There are tables in our app with a sortable position column which contains values between 0 to 50. Which, in our case, 0 means the item cannot be found. So the question is, when sorting the column ...
1
vote
2answers
70 views

When using tables - is it better to show a sort indicator by default or only after sorting?

We have several tables in our software and for most of them there's the possibility to sort the entries. When opening a new view with a table there's also a default sorting for most cases, which means ...
0
votes
1answer
29 views

Ground Station User Interface Development [closed]

I'm starting to developing a Ground Station to communicate with a CubeSat. This project is from my university and probably will be in Space in the next year (2016) and we will test some ...
1
vote
1answer
53 views

Icon for Request [closed]

I need to design icon for "Request a Feature" Anyone Please suggest any idea to design a icon for 'Request a Feature' context.
0
votes
3answers
64 views

Awaiting “Start” Icon [closed]

I am building an application that allows you to track someone as they move across a map. Example a bike race or triatholon may have a staggered start or stagger different divisions (amateur, ...
1
vote
3answers
94 views

Is a larger font size friendlier for new computer users?

Based on anecdotal experience, people less familiar with computers seem to prefer larger screen size, less resolution, larger font sizes. Are there any studies that show this?
0
votes
2answers
38 views

How can users be alerted to new notifications, tasks, etc, in my Android app?

iPhone apps can have a tab bar at the bottom of the screen and the tabs can have badges such as Notifications (3) and Tasks (12). This is fine for the iPhone, but what should we do when we build the ...
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votes
0answers
47 views

What message does this website hero image convey? [closed]

I have a therapy practice. What does this hero image say to you? Is it appealing? Does it appeal to men even though a woman's face is featured? Thank you! enter link description here
5
votes
5answers
242 views

Verbosity of labels

Is it better for labels to have a more conversational, verbose tone such as "Chose a type" or should they be more succinct like: "Type"
0
votes
2answers
73 views

Pause button position in a game UI?

I see them mostly at the top left and top right of the screen (touchscreen games). Which is better, and why?
0
votes
2answers
46 views

Should i use modal dialog or separate page for login and signup?

Is it OK to use modal dialog for Login and sign up? Or should i always use a separate url.com/login and url.com/signup?
7
votes
4answers
236 views

UX vs Product Design, what's the difference?

I've notice that more and more people who used to call themselves UX Designers are now calling themselves Product Designers. I have a rough feel for the differences but I'm struggling to find any good ...
5
votes
6answers
237 views

Is there a need to develop for IE8 and earlier?

As a web developer, is it ok if I decide no longer to support ie8 and earlier. Google Chrome is the most popular web browser and IE is dwindling down. Plus, ie9 has been around for 4 years now. ...
0
votes
1answer
48 views

Got email even after unsubscribing :0 [closed]

OH NO! After unsubscribing, many newsletter sends message "You are now unsubscribed". When someone(like me) got this, it makes very unpleasant. I am suprised why it is like this :0
1
vote
1answer
30 views

What are the benefits and costs of a high contrast interface in a clinical app?

I have a project in which users will take a test involving varying shapes and angles. The purpose of the test is to assess their cognitive abilities. Users will be taking this test on a tablet which ...
7
votes
3answers
312 views

How accepted is the “Hooked Model” by UX?

The Hook Model for designing habit-forming products is not frequently mentioned in UX lectures. The model seems to be about creating "habits forming products". How necessary this model, really, if ...
1
vote
1answer
20 views

List or display which advanced options are set

I have an app where the user can set some stuff and there's an 'advanced options' button where the user can set secondary options that aren't required to complete the primary task. Some internal ...
0
votes
2answers
67 views

Repeatative search flow

For my mobile application, I am planing to change current flow as I don't think it has good UX. In this app there are more than 10 categories each has some specific meaning and specific database ...
0
votes
0answers
31 views

Multiple tutorials for new users based on level of expertise

Our company is preparing to launch a web app, and we are trying to decide on the right tutorial/onboarding process for new users. In our user testing, we have seen that the app itself is relatively ...
2
votes
4answers
223 views

Name, icon, and color of the button

I want to clear the text from the text box, what should be the button named as? what icon and color should the same button have? Thanks in advance.
1
vote
2answers
54 views

What is the preferred way to format phone numbers when supporting international ones?

I have a web application that needs to support international numbers, since many countries format numbers differently and don't always have 10 digits what is the best way to format the numbers when ...
-1
votes
0answers
47 views

Video tutorials - with blackboard in background [closed]

Recently I came across video tutorials which has blackboard in background wherein author draws, writes and explains the entire concept. How are such tutorials created?
24
votes
1answer
2k views

What do you call a website which is not in beta, but a re-launch with possible teething problems?

we are a launching a new website soon. We have ran some beta versions to users, but we are going to finally press the button, turn off the old one and only have the new website. I want to let users ...
0
votes
0answers
15 views

Split view control for web app [migrated]

Since yesterday i'm searching for various split view controls that I can use for my webapp. I found the following: - sapui5 (openui5) ...
0
votes
1answer
56 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
2answers
62 views

Menus Depth in Mobile Games

I've played quite a lot of console games, and some of the game menus tend to go pretty deep. It might go something like: Home Screen -> Play -> Multiplayer -> Online -> Create Room -> Customize. I ...
2
votes
2answers
143 views

Where can I find a complete list of web element names

I found some names of web element like "pricing table", "slider", "navigation menu" and "subscribe form". What is their general category name and where can I find a complete list of names of the ...

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