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Is a floating, collapsible bottom navigation bar a good pattern on mobile web?

I’m working on a mobile web app that has two pages (tabs) of equal importance. As the user will switch between the two frequently, I’m worried that displaying a classic navigation bar at the top of ...
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Is it ever OK to use italics?

Its a fairly well known accessibility issue that italic fonts should be avoided as they reduce readability for those with sight issues and dyslexia. However, most text editing tools still give three ...
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Does it make a difference in accessibility to show a success message in the same page a form was submitted?

Does it make a difference in screen reader accessibility to show a success message in the same page a form was submitted? Or is it better to redirect to a different page?
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UX Registration unhappy path

Running through an issue with unhappy customers not completing registration needed for payment to be processed. We badge the nav bar for the user to notice that actions are needed to complete the ...
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Term for helpful information in a form

I'm writing up a proposal and got stumped on the description for this element: The informative text (in pink) underneath a field is there to provide a reason for the required data, therefore ...
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When your page has no results, what do you show?

I am paginating a data table and have different views in my application where each view has its own rows. Some views may have data, some may not Showing 1-0 of 0 Page 1 of 0 is what I am showing on a ...
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Is there a good reason for the modern trend of removing dividing lines?

Sometimes a website I use frequently will get a major visual overhaul. Recently (within the last few years) the trend seems to be removing dividing lines and reducing contrast. I personally find this ...
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Bifurcation of website landing page

Not sure what the technical UX term might be, but I have been using the term "bifurcation" to explain back to clients what they are asking. Here's the crux: Landing page needs to present two options; ...
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Signup as first step after app was installed

What are the arguments to ask users to signup before they can use your app? For example in a secret luxury accommodation booking app, once you downloaded the app, you are forced to create an account....
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Need an interface for rapid selection without losing focus on primary task

In my application, the user needs to listen to a transcript of a conversation while taking notes. But the user ALSO needs to be able to indicate in some way when the speaker changes. I have the note ...
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Input fields - Is <input type phone> more user friendly for credit cards than <input type number>?

Basically this question, but with more usability focus: https://stackoverflow.com/questions/48534229/what-is-the-correct-input-type-for-credit-card-numbers So we have these two general keyboard ...
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How to vet users who apply for discounted subscription license for education

Does anyone know a method for vetting users when people apply for discounted educational licensing with a discount? So far I have looked at: providing a license manually on per user basis when ...
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Chat waiting time feedback

We have a Live Chat services but the problem is we don't have enough number of agents to answer all the inquiries of all customers. So customers really need to wait especially during peak hours. Our ...
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User controls to use in our mobile device app?

I'm not sure if this follows guidelines, so please bear with me. We have a wire-frame for our mobile device app, and now we need create the user interface for the iphone and android phones. I've ...
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Vertical navigation UX - Scroll or collapse

Which is preferred? Toggleable Expansion (Figure A) - 2nd level only visible if initiated by user (e.g. accordion or expand/collapse) Scrollable (Figure B) - 2nd-level always visible, scrolls if ...
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Windows: is there a common hot key to favorite an item?

As per title: I have a list with "favorite" markers for its items, I want to add a keyboard shortcut to toggle the favorite status of an item. is there any typical keyboard assignment in commonly ...
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How to explain and show a new feature in a website?

So, there is this website with news and other things, like the weather, horoscope, etc.. And there will be a new service where some news will be prime, the user will have to pay to see the article. I ...
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How do you approach orientation in iOS and Android?

To anyone who has participated in the creation of a mobile app I have a question: Was it designed/planned for both portrait and landscape? If not: Why? Did you discuss this with your team? What was ...
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Alternative to displaying multiple plan columns

I'm working on a pricing page that has 6 different plans. What is the optimal way of displaying them considering the limited amount of space we have? Mobile isn't an issue since they will just be ...
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User friendly transition between signup page and login page

I work on a website where users: fill in a registration form (with only 2 fields: password & confirm password; each user have a unique token which is stored in the URL) then land directly after ...
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What's the common name of the design pattern used on the home screen of the Apple watch?

I'm referring to the fish-eye/magnifier effect applied to app icons as they approach the center of the screen (animation here).
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Is the desktop version of Instagram's lightbox functioning the way it should? [on hold]

Most Lightboxes will allow a user to click out of the focused element and go back to the page. However, on the desktop version of Instagram, once a user is done seeing a post, they need to click on ...
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Best practice for displaying webpage sections that are not available yet?

I'm currently building an e-learning course that has 2 parts to the course. The user needs to finish part 1 before part two "unlocks". I currently have this section grayed out, with microcopy that ...
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What is the difference in ROI, KPIs, OKRs metrics? how and when to get them?

So I have decided this year that I would like to learn more about data informed design and I have been hearing and reading a lot about the following ways of measuring: ROI, KPIs, OKRs and I'm confused ...
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Font Colour of Website for Old People [on hold]

I am working on my website,It is a Train booking site, I have Users mostly of age above 40 , as per studies i got to know that few colours for design are very bad to be used, as they create confusion ...
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SUS evaluation on the same system but different sections and participants

Would it be okay to use 2 SUS scores to come up with a single score in the case I explain below: I conducted a user testing for a banking mobile app, the app under investigation has lots of tasks ...
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How to show a score without numbers?

Context : I'm working on a telematics app for an insurance company. Drivers have to drive correctly and the AI calculates their global score vs their trip score. The score can vary (increase or ...
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Presenting selling statistics for multiple tags per each sold item in mobile application

I am writing application mobile (React native) application that lists items that users buy and sell. Each item can be tagged with some tags. I want to present some statistics statistics like: profit ...
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Anyplace I can download GIF loaders from? [on hold]

Is there a place where I can download high-quality loader GIFs from? Can be for purchase, or free. Ideally, I can compare...Thank you for your help.
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What is the best process for designing a non commercial Website? [on hold]

I am about to redesign a website about threatend animals for a governmental client. This website is very much text-based. I am wondering how to approach the design process, as I don't have any ...
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Where to find themes for Angular to get feel of the applications as google's any app has? [on hold]

Internet is cluttered with so many material design themes , however i don't find any of them which give look and feel like any standard app of google does. Every google app have a very good header, ...
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How important is responsive web design? [on hold]

I am creating website and want to know how important is responsive web design?Is this necessary mean that it has to be responsive or it must just be mobile friendly?
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What is the best way to show eshop products inside a blog article?

I am having troubles with placing multiple eshop products into / near a picture that is in an article on the supporting blog. These products are related to the content in the picture (e.g picture of ...
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How to best combine browser and custom autocomplete functionalities?

When creating address forms, it is a common practice to provide autocomplete functionality for city and street names loaded from some external API. How to best combine this with built-in browser ...
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Keyboard Shortcut For “Delay”

I'm currently building a web application which does task management. A very common function is to "delay" the current task, which means it will be postponed until some point in the future. There's ...
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Best practice for selecting a recurring event?

I need to allow users to set the frequency with which they would like for a certain task to occur (example- every X days/week/month/year). So far, what I've come up with is an input box and a drop ...
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Do *ALL* mobile/touch browsers have “invisible” scrollbars in scrollable areas?

Usually in browsers in touch devices, in scrollable areas, a scrollbar only appears when a user touches it and starts scrolling by moving their finger (in some it never appears at all). Is this ...
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How to handle multiple save states on mobile?

I have a mobile app that I am working on that allows an account owner to manage subscribers on the account. From one screen, they will be able to set "limits" using a slider on the account. Each input/...
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Lack of Agent feedback - Live Chat waiting time

What is your recommended solution for our Customer Service mobile app? We have a live chat that caters all the concerns of our customers but the problem is, we just have a limited number of agents ...
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Best practice to create landing page for a product that has a lot of features(tools)

My web projects has 16 different features(tools). I divided these features into 2 different group, starters, enterprise. As all we would agree, we must show UVP, main benefit of the product to the ...
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Best choice for avatar, where user data is sensitive?

I'm serving a web app where user data is pretty sensitive. An ID number and full name is the only personal data given. However, since users are all students and many will be managed by an ...
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Best practice to combine sub-category selection and drilldown in Mobile navigation

I'm working on a mobile application that allows selection of a category on one of its screens. For example: There can be more than 2 levels in the hierarchy and the amount of items is not limited ...
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Best Practice for Form Layout - UI

I'm building out a form at the top of page, where we are collecting 3 pieces of information. Would it be best to display this one line at a time or show all at once? Scenario 1: - The first form ...
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Assigning multiple users to multiple entities

Can't really find an example exactly like mine, so sorry if this is duplicative. The user needs to have the ability to assign 1 or many users to an account as an owner. The user needs the ability to ...
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Why so many symbols are included in the Unicode standard

There aren't that many "characters" you use on a regular basis, not much more than what's on a laptop keyboard, but even then there's probably a few extra. But there's over 100,000 characters in the ...
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Best way to view and edit permissions at multiple levels

There are three levels of items and each level has multiple items. Items on each level have its own permissions one can set. How to achieve this so that the user is less confused? The global ...
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Having trouble with contrast ratios [migrated]

I’ve been doing some work on trying to figure out some color themes for light and dark modes for a UI (aren't we all these days?). Basically, given a particular light theme how might we determine the “...
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How to handle check-able tree-view nodes that act as both a group and an item

I need to create a tree-view which allows users to select nodes (using a checkbox). The tree-view contains two types of node, "group" and "item". A "group" node can contain both "group" and "item" ...
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How do you come up with research objectives for an exploratory study?

Context: There is a very high level area of study 'E-commerce' and the brief says that I am supposed to redefine the UX. How do I identify key areas of focus for the research?

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