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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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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 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 ...
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Allow sections or pages to change the current display data for dependent users

Problem I'm creating an application where a user can have n dependent users (that doesn't have the same permissions as the principal user). Ex: Carl Smith is the principal user and has for ...
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How representative is the number of people who resize their browsers?

When you build a responsive site, you have media queries. As long as the screen is more or less the size of common media queries, for example Bootstrap's defaults, a design will probably look as ...
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Should regular Sign In/Create account buttons be before or after SNS buttons

I have a site with a sign in area. Should the regular Sign in/Create account buttons come before SNS Sign in/Create account or after? Like this, or vice versa?
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How to explain to my users that only one form needs completed

I have a form that allows a user to enter a product link, previously they had three fields: a brand and URL were required, and an optional notes field. They get the URL from another system and after ...
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Is it alright to combine Profile and Settings?

What do you guys think? Is it alright to combine Profile and Settings in web application? This is quite common approach in mobile apps. Reason to combine these two is to keep the header simple. Not to ...
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When to ask for payment information?

I am looking to improve the onboarding & initial experience for users of a mobile app. It already includes a basic signup form (email, password, first/last name), phone # verification, and an ...
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Preset User Recommendations?

If I were building a food takeout mobile app, and a user currently didn't have any user-defined favourites, would it be a pleasant UX for a user to see 'recommended restaurants'? Pros: educates the ...
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Door handle on automatic doors - why?

I was traveling by train, and I came across the board toilet in the picture below: Unlike other board toilets I encountered so far, this one had an automatic door. At least this is what I suspected ...
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Mobile Button - When tapping (before releasing), should it grow or shrink?

I'm wondering, On Mobile, when pressing a button (before releasing the finger), should the button grow or shrink? After the user lift his finger, the button returns to normal state. Illustration:
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LTR or RTL for a 'Show More' slider

I'm looking into re-designing product reviews on an ecomm website. My primary objective is to reduce the length of the page as right now it's kind of ridiculous. My plan is to create a slider that ...
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Implementation of Step Progress Bar with loop

I have a indicator that tells user in which step they are: Suppose, we are registering televisions we have at home. For the most of the cases, they have just one. However, for some people -let say 1/...
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Explicit vs. Implicit “login required” message for comments section

Let me explain: In order to get more comments on a website's article, the best approach is: To let the users know beforehand that they have to sign in, in order to make a comment To simply let a ...
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Website home page design when there are multiple audiences

I am in the process of creating a website which has two distinct audiences - in my case consumers and retailers. When I first started the process just a few weeks ago I had followed the then model ...
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Highlight text while not damaging user scan

I'm trying to understand what is the best approach to highlight text while keeping it scannable. As you can see from the illustration below, the text is already bold. I'm trying to understand what ...
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Slider on Mobile - labels below or above slider?

I'm trying to understand which is better for this case: a "milestone" labels for a slider. For an iOS mobile app. Above or Below the slider? Illustration: Would love to hear your thoughts. Thank you!...
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Are floating videos good UX?

I've seen some sites and apps where videos float on page scroll. Pretty recently, Facebook website rolled out this feature and received a bunch of complaints from its users. I don't know if this is ...
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Keeping table header in vertical format?

I'm designing a table. Would like to know the feasibility of this type of table? These values are a dummy. I have added table wireframe before & after scroll. When you scroll the table header ...
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UX for creating and managing users

I am working on automating a user creation and management process that is currently done manually by a back office team. The idea is to allow an admin user the ability to add and edit users ...
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Best Practices/Information Architecture for Super-Administrator Dashboard for SaaS product

We are a B2B company building a SaaS product that allows clients (usually businesses in themselves) for meeting/conference room booking/display. I am aware and have seen plenty of dashboards on the ...
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Would it be confusing for users to use chips in a table that have two different behaviours in two separate columns?

I'm creating a table where users review and refine relevant keywords and tags for a list of profiles. There are separate columns for keywords and another for tags. For each word, I want to use chips (...
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What is the appropriate position to show download data link in a data grid?

Where can I show the download data link somewhere around/inside the data grid. Please suggest.
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Applications of AI/ML in UX

I've been tasked with looking into potential uses of AI/Machine Learning in our UX department. So far I've found AI that learns users behavior from analysing their patterns of use around the site then ...
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App on-boarding via contextual imagery

I am in the process of identifying suitable methods for on-boarding users on what is in effect a "shopping" app. I would like to configure the app to the needs of its current user by finding out what ...
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Best way to display data on a B2C website?

Running a real estate, consumer facing website and trying to present real estate data on both macro and micro level. Currently, engagement is low. Considering adding side by side bulletin points to ...
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Are dashboards important or should users be directed to an information page?

I'm designing a platform where users manage multiple marketing campaigns. So there is a main page with the list of campaigns with minimal details (campaign name, active dates, etc). When you select a ...
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Minimum Maximum slider - Usability best practice

I'm developing an iOS mobile app for slowing down/speeding up videos. After some research and intuition I've decided to choose a Slider as the responsible UI component for the video speed change. The ...
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collecting data for UX on a web application

I'm in the process of developing an application and I would like to integrate a user experience data collection tool into the application it self, so that I could evaluate the user behavior. I googled ...
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User research without access to the users

I wonder what should I do as UXUI designer when I have a project where unfortunately I do not have access to possibles final users but I really need to do a user research in order to start building my ...
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Does a “pyramid” structure help guide UX in lists?

The context here is presenting a short feature list on a website. My searches have not yielded any specific research on what makes for a good structure for a list of features. Intuitively, I have a ...
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Creating content in one app, but browsing in another

I'm working on a link sharing app where people browse links posted by people they follow. For many reasons, primarily technical limitations, I've decided that the best method for users to post links ...
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Left or Right for Basket Notification Icon

I'm looking into possible A/B testing for a bag icon for a website. The first version of my test will be to change the style from a shopping bag style icon with the item quantity to the right to this: ...
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Mapping Pane Simplefication

I have a application in which user maps one table column to other table column . To do this I have developed a screen in html which initially shows two tables in two separate pane facing each other ...
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Auto choosing form selection based on user interaction

I am working with a group on revising their website and in one of the sections for a new facility, there is a form for the days of the week and hours of operations. They also have a drop down choice ...
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Displaying additional information for a button

I've got a scenario where I have a set of buttons. These buttons are actually links to pages with different functionality. Furthuremore the buttons should tell the users what the redirected page ...
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How do I optimize this flow for a news chatbot?

News UX flow user: (clicks news from menu) bot: pops 10 news items on a generic template with 3 buttons (read, share, settings) user: (clicks settings) bot: what time would you like to read news? ...
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Can comments decrease content creation in fear of not receiving enough social feedback or acknowledgment?

It's been written that one of the reasons for Snapchat's success is the fact that they did not implement likes regarding photos. Some reasonably theories that likes inhibit the frequency of content ...