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Landing behavior when switching sites on a multi regional website

Just to provide the context, there's a multi regional site setup as follows (using wordpress): - site.com/kr - site.com/tw Each site currently only has one language, e.g. ko_KR for site.com/kr. Each ...
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Where to display reset link content?

I am working on a desktop application and when the user requests a password reset link they got it in an email. Now I am wondering where should I display the content of that reset link (setting new ...
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Is it okay to have a modal window with a button that redirects to another page?

In my case, the information written in the modal window is not directly linked to the button. That is, the button is not some action that the user does after reading the information given in the modal....
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Which is better? Redirect from an offline page or provide notification when back online

I've created an offline page using Service Workers so that when a user attempts to navigate to a page that is not cached, they will be served the offline page instead. When on this page if the ...
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Design suggestion for a page with two links [closed]

I'm trying to figure out the best way to present just two links on a page. This page appears after login and redirects users to the selected page. Do you have any suggestion for this type of page?
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What page should be shown to the user after s/he sign out?

Currently my project will redirect the user to the login page after s/he clicks sign out, I see many websites redirect the user to the homepage after sign out. Which is the best page to be shown to ...
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Sidebar navigation for a website section - OK to include redirects to other sections?

I am adding content to a website that has the following hierarchy: channel > section > page When you view any page, there is a lefthand sidebar that lists all the other pages in the same section. ...
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Redirect screen and good UX?

Yesterday when buying some cinema tickets I got this kind of redirect screen, which I have seen other times before (specially when trying to reserve seats in a theater): Leaving aside what could be ...
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How can web interface for resetting programmatic access keys protect users from accidentally repeating the action?

There's a web service for data processing. It has two interfaces. One of them is a web interface for users registering, paying with PayPal, etc, it uses regular username plus password authentication. ...
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Are redirects bad UX?

I have a client that wants to redirect all direct traffic from their campaign site's homepage to a new interactive feature we've built for the campaign. For social, I think this is less of a concern (...
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What should happen after a successful submit on an admin content creation page?

I am creating a website in which its admins have elevated privileges to create articles and other content through forms. Using the article creation scenario, what behavior would be most ideal for an ...
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What page should be shown after a user logs in?

I'm working on a web app which allows users to easily rent a boat. Users can create an account if they want so they can view/edit their booking. When a user is on the homepage (or any page) and ...
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GeoIP redirect users to regional site

I am working on the early stages of a project which will invovle merging three regional sites into one large site with GeoIP functionality to redirect the user to the appropriate subdirectory which ...
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Stripe Checkout - Modal on desktop and new tab on mobile [closed]

Stripe Checkout claims to be fully optimized to drive payment conversions. Their solution for desktop involves a modal, so that the user doesn't have to leave the merchant's domain. On mobile ...
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Best way to redirect with a different url an user from an old version to a new version of a Website

I have a web app based on an older web app which is going to be deprecated soon (databases no longer updated). What is the best way to redirect the user from the old web app to the new one ? I don't ...
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Where to redirect after inviting someone?

We have 3 states for Users: Active, Invited and Disabled. Each user with the specific state is broken into a different tab. For example: download bmml source – Wireframes created with Balsamiq ...
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Why do websites of alcohol products ask for age by showing drop downs rather than simply asking if you are of legal drinking age?

Most of them often keep three drop downs and force user to select date, month and year. Then they calculate the age and redirect the user accordingly. Which I find a tedious task in this era. Is ...
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Proper Flow to redirect user to the App store?

What's the proper user flow to redirect user to App Store? We just launched our Android and iOS app. We used to have a landing page with an intro paragraph describing the app, but now we're wanting ...
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Should I redirect the user if there's only one search result, or still show the results list?

If a search results in only one item on the search results page, should I save the user’s time by immediately redirecting him/her to the searched item, or let the user see the list before moving on? ...
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Is it a good idea to redirect expected page name misspellings/typos for critical web pages?

For example, would redirecting www.example.com/loogin to www.example.com/login be fine? Would it be better to automatically redirect users to the correct page or display a page stating that the user ...
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Should a form's back button save the data entered before navigating backwards

I have a five page form: 3 data entry pages, a confirmation, and an submission success page. I am to insert a back button on the middle 3 pages, no problem. However, there is no specified behavior ...
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New website restructuring, deleted resources on other sites [closed]

We are doing a complete overhaul of our website a fresh install of wordpress and new theme. In the process we will be removing everything from our root web directory and starting fresh. Over the past ...
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How to handle requests to pages for logged in users that shouldn't be looking for them?

Let's say a user successfully logs into my web application. At this point there is no need for the “Sign up” and “Log in” pages to be visible anymore in the navigation, but what if they still try to ...
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After updating form should redirect back to form itself or to the show page or back to the list?

I am developing an app that consists of the CRUD operations. Lets say I want to create, read, update and delete clients. I have a page that lists all of the clients, page that shows a particular ...
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Redirecting a user from a modal window

I have an application that's quite complicated -- and unfortunately there's a TON of data that needs to be displayed...and not enough room. I have a 2x3 grid with "objects". These objects contain ...
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Where to navigate when a resource is deleted

I have a website where users can search for resources, whether they're other users, or accounts, etc. and when they get a list of results back they can click on that resource and go to a page with ...
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Redirect to object's new location or display explanation?

I have a question that is similar to another question but is different. Consider a blog engine. Posts can be transitioned through state: When a post is draft, the user visits /posts/draft/review/:id ...
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Is a redirect or splash page more user-friendly?

When you have a website and do a merger, or a re-branding to another site, do you find it more user-friendly to have a splash page on the old site saying "we've now moved to X, please visit us by ...
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When is redirecting to a “Success” page necessary?

When is it necessary to redirect a user to another page after submitting a form versus just being on the same page but with a "success" message on top? Is this appropriate for small forms like "...
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Redirect user to startpage or leave them on the same page after successful settings changes

When a user changes his settings (address, password, picture, etc.) what should be done when he clicks on "send"? Should he be redirected to the index page, or should he remain on the same settings ...
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Where to redirect after successful login?

What is best practice to handle what happens to the user after the successfully login on a dedicated login page. Our current website has 2 possibilities. If the user was directed to the login page ...