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I'm working on a popup screen. We've got a budget calculator within. After calculating, the results will be generated. I opted to present the findings in a tag model, which consists of a number, a label, and an information icon. Icon to indicate what it represents. Is it okay to insert the symbol within the Tags? Please look at the picture attached below.enter image description here

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  • I don't think those capsules are the best elements for displaying this information. I thought they were buttons when I first opened this. You're better off just sticking to a list. They're easily readable and good for semantics. Feb 15 at 13:20

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Without having the whole context, it seems a little weird to me to put something as important as a result in a tag, usually more dedicated for filters, status...

But again, i don't know the context. Other than that, I think it's okay to put an information symbol.

Other options would be cards (one for each price) instead of tags and "See more" option instead of info.

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To specifically answer your question - yes, it's OK to include icons within tags / chips / lozenges. In fact the Google Material Design UI includes that very thing. They have ticks, calendar icons, close icons and others included in their tags ('chips' as Google call them).

https://m3.material.io/components/chips/overview

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You can see similar ones in use, including with actual interactive elements within the chips if you do a Google Search (The 'More' chip contains an Actions icon that is interactive and triggers a dropdown when selected):

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Now, just because it's OK to include icons in your chips, that doesn't necessarily mean the use of chips in this particular situation is correct though.

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