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Feedback button clarity

I'm currently involved in the testing of a mobile only app. In the apps product detail page there is a full width button titled, "Problem with your product?". This button is not intended to be ...
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What is the technical name for the “Tap to translate” button from GoogleTranslate app?

When copying some text on Android, Google Translate displays a floating button on the side of the screen (top / right) that can be tapped to translate or just dragged up and down to not be obstructive....
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Can it hurt our brand to use our logo as a (floating action) button?

We're exploring ways to familiarize our users with our brand and one idea is to use the logo as the icon in a floating action button in our mobile application views. I have heard in the past from UX ...
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What is the difference between Hamburger icon and Ellipsis icon? [duplicate]

I'm working on an enterprise application with a possible responsive design in future. What is the difference between the hamburger icon (3 horizontal bars) and the Ellipsis (3 horizontal / vertical ...
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Is there a good use-case for a floating button on top of scrolling content?

I sometimes come across websites where some clickable design element is floating on top of a scrollable element. This can be buttons, or banners or whatever. For me, they're always (always!) annoying. ...
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Where should a floating feedback button be placed for maximum use?

I am working on a project where my actionable buttons next and previous were placed to the bottom right and left corner of the browser. It wasn't a problem until floating feedback button was added to ...
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Is it a bad practice to use similar floating action buttons with different functionalities in different pages

According to Material Design Guidelines, Google states that on any page the primary action of the page can be promoted in the floating action button. But what if on different pages, we use similar ...