Questions tagged [registration]

Registration refers to signing up for a site or service as a user with a username and password.

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Reducing Password Complexity?

Since starting my new role I've found that 20% of log in sessions are resulting in a dropout. From watching user recordings, I believe this is down to users forgetting their password. Users log in ...
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Username & Password min and max length [duplicate]

We are in the process of creating a web game where username is part of a user profile from the get go. This username will be visible to the user within the main game screen and also in the leader-...
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What is the best way to integrate OAuth into an existing authentication system?

I'm currently working on a project to integrate OAuth with a pre-existing, in-house auth system. We have uncovered a number of potential issues, and I'm surprised to find so little online about what I ...
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How should one handle Register/Login when they are both identical flows?

I am building a website where the only login option is Stack Exchange. As a result, it doesn't matter if the user is registered or not, it's easy enough for me to create the same workflow for both, ...
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Account activation mobile and web

Our application can be accessed throught mobile and web. We require verification of email. We will send email with link for activation through web and code for mobile app. I have question regarding ...
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What do I have to consider for the functional and technical specification of a user registration process?

What user experience aspects do I have to consider for the technical specification of a user registration process?
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How do you set up username/password for another user without sending user a temporary password in email?

We have a system where an employer will register a user to our system. Employer has the persons name, and email address. The system creates a new account and an email is sent to the new user with a ...
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What are the pro's and con's of an extended user session?

When having a portal where due to regulations, the content displayed inside must be accessed through user authentication (username / password). Are there best practices / pros and cons of having ...
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should we ask account number or card number first? [closed]

Should we ask about their existing card number or their existing account number for registration/open new account in banking? Tell the reason why you choose it!
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After Onboarding · Account Activation Flow for E-Commerce

I've been asked to re-UX (and also re-UI) the flow, just after the Onboarding process of new customers/users/accounts for a wineshop e-commerce. Basically I'm talking of 7 different possibility that ...
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Login or register in tabbed view

I have a page that displays the login and register form in tabs so the user can choose either to register or login. One is tab active only and currently it is the register tab because I'd like new ...
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What is the best way to integrate a 'parental permission' requirement during registration?

I am currently making a signup page for children age <16 to sign up to play in charity football matches. Due to legalities, parental permission is required for each signup for the football match. ...
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Flows for Claiming Recycled Phone Number

Does anyone have any examples of flows for dealing with recycled phone numbers? For example - User A registers with app using a phone number. - User A stops using this phone number some time later ...
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Username field in registration form

I have a registration form with: username email password captcha I am thinking about remove the username field and generate something like username_123 and then give the opportunity to the user ...
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Unified or separated registration for sites with two clear types of users

My company has two clear types of users, just like uber has drivers and passengers or Airbnb has hosts and guest. What approach would you recommend for registration process and forms, unified ...
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How to ask user to fill out a short form after first log-in?

We need to ask the user for additional mandatory information after their first log-in because we don't want to overwhelm them on the registration page. How do we do it so that it's not annoying.. and ...
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Submit listing then login/register

I need users to submit a listing but they need to be registered. I want to make it easier by allowing them to fill in the submit form. I am thinking of 3 approaches: Once the listing is validated ...
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Reasons for preferring listening to “up to date” podcast episodes [closed]

Not sure this makes a good post for this site, but I am looking for use cases which would make the podcasting model still viable in nowadays times in view of the following considerations. I wanted to ...
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New user registering with an existing e-mail

Suppose that a new user goes to register on a site and enters an existing e-mail address. What message should be presented to that user from a UX point of view? Bear in mind that in the above case(as ...
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When to ask invited users to register?

I work with a SaaS B2B company and I'm currently working on enhancing the onboarding experience for invited users to use the app. Note that we want to learn about the user from the beginning so we can ...
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What's the best thing to do when an email confirmation link expires?

When a user signs up for my web application, they need to click a link in an email to confirm their email address. This link is only valid for a certain number of days. I've never had a link like ...
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Login management

I have written a really cool app that allows you to login and register using Facebook and/or login/password pair. The login and registration screens are the usual story: Up to this point, users know ...
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What is the best way to avoid user frustration due to a login wall?

I recently came across a website that sell random market products but because they are a small startup their services are not yet available everywhere in my city. To avoid problems due to their ...
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What is best for register section labels? “Your email” or “Email”

I don't even know if it makes any difference but I read an article about how you should always write in a way the user feels like you are talking directly to him so I wonder if this applies to every ...
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Check TOS agreement on page reload

If the user checks the TOS agreement checkbox on a registration form but fails validation (eg. retyped password incorrectly), should the checkbox still be checked on page reload, or should they be ...
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Is delaying password setup after the signup a good thing?

In order to reduce the signup friction on our website, we are planning to delay the need for the users to set their password to a later step by asking them only their email address at the moment they ...
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Picture upload vs. gravatar

Comments are an important part of a magazine project that I'm work on, even being featured extensively on the front-page itself. For this reason, commenters are not only required to be logged in but ...
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Confirm password registration prompt in mobile application

Is it a good practice to prompt user to fill field 'Confirm password' on registration screen in mobile application? Could you tell pros/cons? Thanks!
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How do I mitigate the risks of user-generated data when not requiring authentication?

I'm creating a web project where users can add markers on a map. I'm dealing with a demographic who are used to instant-gratification. I want to keep the threshold for engagement as low as possible so ...
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Facebook targeted application - Ask for user email before or after social connect?

I created an app that does some automation using Facebook groups but I'm having a small issue with my registration/login workflow. The app requires the users' Facebook user_managed_groups permission ...
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How show content that is locked to unregistered users

I have a website with a block of text available only for registers users. The structure is something like this: -Title available for all users -Text available only for registered users and panel ...
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Allow users to use app without registering

I am planning on not requiring users to register upon downloading a mobile app (location-based social media), and instead allowing them to use a limited version of the app without an account. How ...
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Keep long form, or separate into multiple steps?

We are developing a price comparison website and are struggling with the attached form. The registration process is: Eshop owner clicks on "Add eshop". Registration page 1 shows, with the basic info ...
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When is the best time to collect login credentials during registration?

On a long, multi-screen registration flow, is it better to collect login credentials at the start, at the end, or when the user chooses to save their application and return to it later?
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Should password field be cleared if Captcha is wrongly entered?

On registration screen there are 3 fields: Email, Password and Captcha. User has entered valid email and password but has entered wrong Captcha. Here an error message specific to the wrong Captcha ...
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Logging (already registered) user through registration form?

In this scenario, Login and Registration form both have same fields: Email and Password. However both forms are on different pages. By default, Registration form is displayed when user lands up on ...
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Only providing social logins [duplicate]

I'm currently working on a project where the user is required to register, and we are considering only providing social logins, and not providing a site only registration. The reason behind this is ...
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For a Dating app registration, ask for photo or questionnaire first?

When the user is first registering for the dating app, which user experience is better, to allow them to upload some photos FIRST, and fill out a questionnaire second, or the other way around? My ...
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Ordering of an Eligibility Funnel during application onboarding process

I am designing an onboarding/registration process for a mobile app/service that has fairly restrictive qualification requirements. Over time, these requirements will be come substantially less ...
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Order of login and registration methods: should the social media login and registration be above or below?

In a login page, should the "log in using x social media" precede the local site log in prompt, or the other way around, as shown in the image below? I'd like to ask the same about the registration. ...
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Having the register and login options on same page - Best practices

Sorry for the making this a lengthy question, but I needed to make all info available. So I'm trying to design the home page of a web application. The home page will have the following elements ...
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Inline visible vs. User prompted Popup for registration form

On the homepage of a site we want to show the registration form to sign up. My boss wants the form to be already visible facebook/twitter style. I prefer to have it open in a popup when the user ...
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Re-send email confirmation: is this really necessary?

Apart from the user accidentally (permanently) deleting the email confirmation message or glitches with POP3 client email handling, what other scenarios or instances merit the use/need for a "Resend ...
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How and when to ask user for registration payment?

Our site requires users to pay a sign up fee, but we don't want the sign up fee to prevent users from creating an account on our site. Our plan is to allow the user to create an account without ...
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Site invites and verifications

I'm in the process of designing how the 'User 1' of 'Site A' can invite 'User 2' to the website. The solution I have involves 'User 1' going into their dashboard and clicking on a button that opens a ...
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Linking multiple third-party accounts for a mobile app?

My user wants to access personal content from her Spotify, Soundcloud and other third-party accounts through one native mobile application. Imagine a music player for any personal library. The ...
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Mobile application without direct authorization \ registration

UX \ UI professionals. The question connects both the user experience and data security. We are going to build the app, where the user is going to pay for the services. He should enter his email, ...
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Has anyone statistics for the number of users completing a registration for a service?

I have a client and their website has a registration form the user needs to complete before they can use a service. The registration has 3 steps. The percent of users completing this process once ...
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What do you call a point-by-point (like Slack's) registration ui?

Slack has an effective registration that prompts the user for each data point on a different view. I've found the pattern is very nice in terms of reducing the user's cognitive load. I'm curious if ...
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Which of these options is the best for a long registration process?

I am designing quite a lengthy registration process. Has anyone had any negative or positive outcomes in terms of conversion rates, using the following three solutions: A Progress Indicator with ...