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Questions tagged [user-behavior]

the way a user interacts or reacts to an artifact and/or scenarios (i.e. combinations of stimuli + environment + circumstances) within a particular context.

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What is the Best way to show 4 types of buy button in app

This is educational app. Some products having 3 or 4 buttons, example ( Buy e- book, Rental e-book, Buy Chapters, Buy Combo) What is the Best way to show this button in app. IMAGE attached ( ...
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Booking hotel (date and guest)

I have 2 questions, can anyone helps me get the answer When you booking hotel:choose range date, from check-in date to check-out date OR choose check-in date then choose how many nights stay. Which ...
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What metrics have been used differentiate between user engagement and addiction?

There have been some recent press about the computer game Fortnite that has caused concern for parents of children that are spending excessive time playing due to its seemingly addictive effect on ...
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Does the location of “main buttons” affect usability?

Here we have Meta Stack Exchange: The "Ask Question" button is part of the "search results" group. Could this possible confuse users? Should site-wide "main" buttons always be placed on the header ...
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Saving Video on Mobile - Hide or Show Video while saving it?

Quick and short question. I'm building iOS Video Editor app. Within the Video Edit Screen I'm placing a "Save button" so the user can press Save quickly. Do you think: 1) I should place the "...
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User Expectations - Changing the country, currency and language to reflect their locale

Scenario: You're a customer from Germany, and you've landed on the UK, mobile, version of a website. You've discovered that within the main menu, you can change three things - country, currency and ...
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How to ensure user has lifted up the phone to eye-level?

We are creating an app wherein we need to detect that the person has lifted the phone up to eye-level. Something like this photo below: We were thinking to use the camera to detect the face (as in a ...
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What should I do to get user know about scrollable content in the project/course

The project I am making has tables in it. I am working on responsive now. Big tables that do not fit in a small device, I have given them vertical scroll. So my tables look like this in desktop and ...
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Mobile video selection for editing - with or without preview?

We are creating a mobile video editing app for iOS. When user opens the app he (obviously) needs to select the video he wants to edit. We couldn't agree on what experience will work better - with ...
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What is a good UX for a Single Select Dropdown with an All option?

I saw Should multi-select dropdown/box have an "all" option? but it is different. This is for a Web UX. EDIT: This is a form that generates a report. The user chooses from a list of "...
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Banking - What are the reasons for not giving Menu options in Transfer flow

In Banking - Is it a good idea to give menu option during the transaction (Money transfer) flow? etc.. If yes - My concern is that user may feel that transaction data would be stored and may feel in-...
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Should I use bulk action or allow individual actions on the Dashboard?

On the dashboard, I have an "Actions Required" section. I would like some feedback about user behaviour when being affected by length of time and number of items to manage. In the "Actions Required" ...
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Make users understand a deep link is both for download and in app use

I am using deep links in my app for joining to a group,and are the main way for it. I have worked hard to make the links redirect to store if app is not installed and if installed join the user to the ...
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What alternative would you recommend to this dropdown?

I working at a SU that analyzes soccer matches. I'm designing a chart in which one can select a target (be it the ball, team, group or player), and then select which metric he'd like to see of that ...
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How important are avatars/profile images in the context of social feedback?

How important are avatars/profile images in the context of social feedback or inticing behavior as opposed to just the name of a user or an abstract avatar? Specifically, in the case of consumer ...
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Users' attention to minimized video

We do know autoplaying videos is bad. When users arrive at a webpage, they don’t appreciate being surprised by video or audio content that begins playing without their consent. Video, and the ...
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Unsubscribe/Email Preferences

There are several approaches I see out there when it comes to email/notification/messaging preferences. My question is what approaches and features are most useful? Specify preference as to the type ...
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Does .org really makes your visitor trust you more than .com?

I'm currently launching a new storytelling community, which its goal isn't targeted as making profit. Should we use .com or .org? Talking beside buying both, I prefer .org since we're a community ...
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How long should a swipe action be to open a sidebar?

How long/quick should a left or right movement be in order to indicate it's a swipe rather than user scrolling the page? I was thinking, if user isn't scrolling in the y axis and performed touch ...
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Effect of fuzzy images/text on the user

My logic in my head is saying if a page contains fuzzy/pixelated images or text then this will put an element of distrust in the users head. This can occur from designers or developers using an image ...
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Reminder notification for subscription renewal

I am designing a paid monthly subscription feature (happens through PayPal only for now) that also allows users to cancel this subscription whenever they need. Is a renewal reminder a good idea to ...
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Web push notifications - best practice to obtain user consent?

I'm thinking about the idea of creating web push notifications for a website, which should serve as a re-targeting method. I'm not even sure what kind of developer I should take for this task, and ...
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Behavior of the search icon in the search box

I have a search box with a search icon at the right to let users know they can type to search. I implement the instant search so the result will show right below the search box. But I not sure what ...
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Combining Fitts' law with Hick's law

I'm working through a textbook and got stumped on this particular question: Use Hicks’ and Fitt’s Laws to derive an expression for the time for a user to select an item in a menu where b is the ...
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How to let users know special functionality of a component you created?

Lets say i create a grid view. The users are not technical and are higher ups so they dont have time to read documentation(or just lazy). I have implemented copy and paste functionality in this grid ...
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Building UX Personas - Identifying User Behaviour

I am working on building some User Personas for my company. Using a mixture of Analytics and internal data, I am trying to identify behavioral trends. From the data I've noticed only 1 minor trend. ...
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How to make users feel comfortable signing/authorizing legal documents online?

I'm struggling to find UI/UX examples where the user is prompted to click a button and do something legally binding or something very significant and important - such as sign a contract, agree to loan,...
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What is the best approach to search when offline?

The mobile application has a search catalogue feature. Every search is sent to the server, and there are no local search results. This means that when the user's mobile device is offline or in ...
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Best approach for Data table with pagination and autorefresh

I wat a tip for my situation: I have a Data table with a lot of registers and this data table is auto refreshing in every 5 seconds. This data table also has a pagination, so if I navigate between the ...
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Maps - Advanced Search

So here's an interesting one. The product is: imagine google maps, we map all places, but places change throughout time. As place names and borders change, we are collecting data on historical places. ...
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Post-Order Review Experience

For a food ordering mobile app, looking to obtain user feedback on the order collection experience, and trying to determine the best time/place to ask for this in the app. The app requires users to ...
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How long should a toast message with 'undo' appear?

In our application, the user can make small changes, such as deleting a chart from a report. When they delete an item, a toast notification appears to say "Chart 2 was deleted successfully. Undo?" ...
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What are the pros & cons of top-level country domains (CCTLDs) vs language/region subdirectories

I'm working as UX Director for a client, and we need a little consultation/advice on the advantages/disadvantages of Multiple top-level country domains (www.website.co.uk and www.website.nl). vs Sub-...
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Options for User Type Name between business and client

My first post here, still trying to get how to make a good question because most of the answers are a little subjective. anyway. I'm having a issue close to this others, but none of the others has a ...
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The best way to notify the user when our product has to open a link in a new tab, How not to make it look suspicious ? [duplicate]

When a user is filling out a form with some data including his website url, I will have to open this website url in a new tab. How to notify the user that we are doing so to collect some data that ...
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Should we lock UI?

Traditionally, a rule of thumb for designing a responsive UI is that the UI should never lock up. However, with some record editing patterns, allowing the user to edit what's on screen is pointless ...
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“Months” vs. “Years” wording in the loan industry

Do you know about a study or research regarding the wordings “months” vs. “years” in the lent term context? Why and when do you suggest to use months/years instead of the other one and why? Loans ...
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Why is full space not used to show pages in Google sheet

I was using google sheets and saw this ( Please refer image). Space was limited to a certain number of sheets though there was space left towards the end. Is there any logic for this ??
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Dealing with schedule notifications

I have a scheduling system, that is used to schedule multiple courses events. To each event students and resources (instructors) are assigned. I would like to provide email notification to resources ...
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Performing serious tasks on mobile

I have a theory: A large percentage of users are reluctant to do something too serious on their mobile device. The smaller screen and lack of control here induces a sense of unease. It's possible that ...
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Mobile “Clear Search History” Best Practice

I'm building an iOS app. Within the app my users are searching for other users. The searched users kept and show in a "Search History" list when there is not input inside the Search Bar. When the ...
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Typical mouse hover position - left or right side of the screen?

I'm curious if anyone knows what the typical mouse hover position is for a user browsing the web? I believe it's the right side of the screen, for proximity with scrollbars (and because that's where ...
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How to show missed call number verification option to the user?

Once user enters number on our website, we show OTP/ missed call verification option. The problem is what should be interaction point from user once he/she gives missed call. Current design is: ...
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How to prepare a high level plan for a 1 week Design Engagement

I am trying to prepare a high-level plan and approach for leading a 1-week Design Engagement for a Healthcare company, with a use case focused on improving the experience and outcomes of patients who ...
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Should position of some component be same when you switch/toggle between views?

I have a doubt whether some component for ex: search bar should remain at the same position when you switch/toggle between views or it can vary as view changes? For reference I have added 2 images: ...
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Signal to the user that two areas result in different navigation

I'm building an application in which the user can select categories by clicking on the first heading (Leather), the image, or the second heading (12 Novelties). The categories are displayed as ...
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preloader for search form

I have a tool (webapp) that allows people to search my database. They are able to choose filters and sort their results, etc. I wanted to add to the experience to let the user know that their search ...
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Mobile on-boarding - Single page instructions instead of multiple paging

I'm building a mobile app where the user needs to copy link from a different app and only than open my app. My app detect the link when the user open the app and than he proceeds using it. The steps ...
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Passing HTML email form data to the server UX

I was looking into passing some information from the email to the server for the survey purpose like some companies are doing this already. However, I wonder if it is a good idea to take user ...
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Acceptable delay for speech recognition processing?

In web or desktop application, what is an acceptable delay for speech recognition processing? That is, how long will it be before users get annoyed or dissatisfied with having to wait for speech ...