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When describing website functionality, you can usually use "Member" to imply a logged-in user. While someone could technically be a member but not logged in, this is unlikely to be relevant to your discussions. While not logged in, they are effectively seeing the "guest" view of the site. I think this is clear: On the home page, a member will have a ...


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Authenticated For example: Windows user groups have defined names one of which is Authenticated. The Authenticated Users identity Any user accessing the system through a logon process has the Authenticated Users identity. This identity allows access to shared resources within the domain, such as files in a shared folder that should be accessible ...


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Edit: Actually "Active" might be the best. You wouldn't really refer to "active" guests, but you do have "active" members. This is what Slack uses and Google also uses 'activity' to refer to log of signing in and out of Google accounts. Original answer: Effectively you're looking for an adjective for your Members. I'd say "Online" is best. It's the ...


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Add a discrete link in a secondary focus area (top right) This is how Gmail managed to remove the CC and BCC fields from their compose window. In your case it might look something like this: The location and wording communicate that this is not a critical element of the process, yet at the same time, if a user was to think "How can I add a subject/...


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There is no commonly used single-word term for this, so I would suggest avoiding inventing one or picking an obscure one, as this is only likely to confuse anyone who isn't familiar with your terminology (e.g. new members of your team, third parties you subcontract to, etc). "Authenticated user" is the usual term for this, so I'd suggest using it.


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A tabbed UI so only one widget is present at a time might be a good option. One tab for "Browse Opening" the other for "First Available". The advantages to this interface: The UI is cleaner than displaying both options at the same time. Users can choose, and toggle, between the 2 options quickly. If a user starts on one tab and realized they wanted ...


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I think you have the answer yourself, when you say These buttons look like tabs Simply make them look as what they are, BUTTONS, and then you can use regular button states to communicate statuses such as active, selected, disabled or neutral. Using the UI for other elements than those you actually use will always bring problems, going from dfficulties ...


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I come across this all the time, so I have a prepared answer for this. We are not building solutions for the benefit of the developers - we are building them for the benefit of the users. Making something easy to use is rarely easy to do. So if you want an easy, usable solution, it might be difficult to do. Option 1 - difficult for the team to build and ...


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In the past we've used live user to mean a user who is currently signed in. (As opposed to an active user: somebody who has signed in recently, but isn't necessarily signed in right now.)


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You see by taking the screenshot you already started creating the part of the story you want to express to your users So in the context of englishreview.net you want to send a notification to the user when there is a reply from the professional/expert reader. The When Since, and correct me if I am wrong, you cannot force enable notifications the first ...


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This is both a legal issue and a UX issue: For the legal issue, all you have to do is to ask for the user's explicit consent that they are legal to view the material before you present it to them. This is usually implemented as a "Yes, I'm 18+ / No" button as seen on most adult material websites, although some others (e.g. Steam) choose to ask your birthday ...


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Generally, a few such websites include a link of Family Filter: ON or OFF. By default the filter is ON so the adult content is not visible to anyone who visits the site. If the user clicks on the ON link a system shows confirmation message to user to confirm that he/she is 18+, if the user confirms he is, then the Family Filter is turned OFF allowing the ...


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I have recently conducting and learning about Human-Centered Design. PET stands for : Persuasion Emotion Trust All of these element could be understood by following Persuasion Design that contains 6 Principles ( reciprocity, scarcity, authority ,consistency, liking, consensus ). If you look at Airbnb.com, you would notice that they are using at least ...


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I think the suggestion @denislees offers makes sense. Also, by way of another example, below is how reddit (who require a title, but text in the message body is optional) does it:


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According to Pinterest’s head of research, Gabe Trionfi: "We are updating the ‘Pin’ button to say “Save” because we believe it communicates that Pinterest is the best app for saving ideas you want to do in your life... When you look at our internal data, you see that people who are really engaged with Pinterest are more likely to associate saving ...


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I believe a suitable message can be: Javascript is turned OFF in your browser. For the optimal site experience, we highly recommend you switch Javascript ON. Know more here: Turn On Javascript for Chrome. This helps in the following manner: It suggests the user that the website highly depends on Javascript. If it's turned off, the user will know ...


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The methodology is good, although you can design much more valid experiment that focuses only on reading or making calculations with the digits (see below). But why would you think you will find any difference if you change the fonts? In my opinion, you will find difference only if your current font has really bad legibility, like alphabetic fonts. ...


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Not using overlays/popups does not by default result in a better user experience. I don't know exactly what you will be able to do when you click on Assign Group and thus I don't know if my answer will be relevant to you. One way to approach your problem would be to use dropdown buttons. You can do alot with these kinds of buttons and if you have many ...


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Since toggle buttons are essentially just differently-styled checkboxes, it makes sense to use the same access key, which is normally Spacebar. (Here's an example of another toolkit's toggle button, which also uses Spacebar: Oracle JET.) Depending on your UI toolkit and the particular grouping of controls in your UI, the arrow keys may be used to move to ...


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The aim of sus aka System Usability scale is to measure the usability of the system: How ease your app is Dose your app require technical and prior knowledge before using it.On anothe word, measuring the learnability level. How ease to navigate through the app. This test is called discounted test, it's cheap and effective. However,the best way to ...


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The natural time to ask that seems to be when they get notifications: You just got an expert response. [ ] Don't show these notifications. Keep it in subsequent notifications too, so they can turn off the notifications after they get a few of them and get sick of them. This option probably belongs in their user account as well.


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Always the downloads page on the official website. This is so that your users can trust you that the executable comes from a dependable source. If it's available on app stores, also add links to all the supported platforms' app stores, on the page of the app.


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If you're sharing the link to someone else's software, you should ask the author of the software product for guidance. Most authors would prefer you to link to a download page rather than the binary itself (usually for advertisement purposes). If the binary depends on the platform, point to the download page. In your question, the second link would be ...


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You can add some visual clue showing the icon can be changed. Maybe a little pencil or an arrow


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If I understand the question, the answer is that it depends on the content you're trying to display. What it sounds like you're describing is a split view. [ This is a standard iPad pattern and it works well if you have many menu items AND don't need all of the screen real estate for your content. I would guess this isn't a good pattern for you as you're ...


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Since these terms are for your internal documentation, it's most important to be clear and unambiguous. And I don't think a single word will be good enough. I usually use "authorized user" or "signed-in user" and "anonymous user" for that reason.


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Provide links / show buttons in context Assuming the apps you want to showcase are actually relevant to the user in this scenario (and you're not just trying to shoehorn in services for the sake of it), then just show the app buttons/links in locations relevant to their utility. So nutritional information would appear with the other metadata at the top of ...


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Stepping back a bit, I think your problem might be that of mixing UI metaphors. In desktop applications, tabs are used to select one-of-many pages. Your UI offers freely composable options, which are usually associated with checkboxes. So adding a checkbox to the label would make things closer to the usual some-of-many selections in other applications. ...


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Autocomplete functionality is great for advanced users who don't look at the keyboard whilst typing, however lots of users need to look at the keyboard. This can cause them to not even notice the autocomplete suggestions, this type then hit tab or return. A UX pattern of search then select for a list (ideally not a <select> one) with a "don't see your ...


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I don't think you are missing anything, the above site 'http://us.pg.com/ or http://www.wacom.com/' options are handled very well. My analysis on apple.com, country selection must be in new page because the country list is more than 140+. Its hard to handle such a big number selection on same page. My suggestion on providing the Country selection option ...



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