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Where to start when I'm the solo product designer in the company? [closed]

I just got hired as the solo product designer in the startup. The logo and the whole brand need to change but that will take time and also we will hire an agency for the branding and the marketing ...
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Forms behavior with browser navigation

I have a case with a flow im designing that is very rare, but i need to solve it anyway. I describe you the scenario. In a credit card form, the user inserts all the textfields, when he clicks the ...
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tables: multiple lines row

I'm designing a table were the description (that can have a variety of lengths) is a vital field for the user analysis' of the table. For that reason, I decided to allow multiple lines in a row (and ...
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What is the optimal time for a user on Login Page?

Google Analytics shows that my users need 30 seconds on average to complete the login, while a lot of password resets happen. What is the optimal timeframe a user should spent on the login page? Is ...
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How to adapt UX design approach/process for short timeframe projects (e.g. hackathons)

So I was picked today as a participant for a 24 hour hackathon, I tried to read couple of articles on how to get ready, some of them offered some quality insights but most of them were just about how ...
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How to show a segmented control and multiselect buttongroup at top of a list

I'm struggling on how I can present the following to my users and that they understand how it works: In a desktop app, we have a 'Recent' phonecalls list. This list shows all calls that came in and ...
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Would it be a good UX if we removed the top menu altogether when inside an app?

Top Menu - Time and notification space. We could use that space for better purposes. Whenever the user wants the label he could just swipe down from the top. The app is for viewing and uploading ...
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Expand/Collapse functionality best practices for a table

What do you think that we use instead of a checkbox to expand/collapse a table subgroup? I feel like 'checkbox' to expand wouldn't be the best practices. Image attached.
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Does it make sense to have a Back button on Step 2 of this particular wizard?

Step 1 of this wizard must be a Sign Up form. In Step 2 and the rest of the steps, we list down some questions to ask the user. In Step 2, does it make sense to have a Back button? My thinking is ...
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Start time and end time relating to the start of an event and end of an event

I'm trying to figure out what the best design format will be for an event selection tool. Issue: The start time is strictly related to the start date of the event (Example, July 30th, 2018 at 3:00pm)...
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How annoying or useful are warning or alert messages for the users?

I'm developing a flow for a web app where the user creates some content to post on the Internet. If the user decides not to finish the process, should the app warn or alert the user, that the content ...
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How to effectively link isolated apps of the same product?

Our product has many categories of features (e.g. Create/Manage sports activities, Book a play field, Book a Coach, Entertainment related events etc). However, we plan to divide these features into ...
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Best practice how many fields in one screen for mobile and desktop browser

my website is using bootstrap so its a responsive not the adaptive one. I want to make a form that has many fields->i already breakdown as a section and cut down unnecessary fields, for example one ...
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What you guys think about bottom tab bar for mobile versions of websites? [duplicate]

I would like to hear what you think about bottom tab bar for mobile versions of websites. It is called bottom navigation bar too. Here an example: https://pitchfork.com/. I am trying to use it to ...
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Expandability in Mobile app Burger menus

Is it correct to use expandable items (Nested Menus) in burger menus in mobile apps? Something like this
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common Artboard screen size for android and iOS [duplicate]

what common artboard size I should take for designing iOS and Android app at one place?
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Struggle of the day: First/Last Name or Full Name

The software I'm working on is currently presenting some discrepancies in terms of wording and fields. At some places, we are asking for the First and Last Name in two separate fields and on some ...
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Can we make a tooltip as error message?

I have a form wich contains some fields,when the user leaves one of these fields empty,I change the border color to red and I attached a red tooltip to explain the error ,is it possible to make ...
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User registration with autocomplete and create items

My registration is bid complex for not advanced users. So basically how it works to register user need to choose country, city, club/studio, trainer/dancer All fields except countries are autocomplete ...
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Best Data Visualization Technique for real time data obtained in tabular form?

I need some guidance with the following problem- I have a table of huge data which looks somewhat like the diagram below: There are 6 servers. Each server contains 3 folders. (The number of servers ...
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Which method is more user friendly to add groups in particular section?

I am working on financial web application. I have group set which contains number of groups. Those group sets are mapped to sections (mapping is many-to-many). I can see group sets in the drop down ...
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Multiple role playing under single login

I can start with simple example, User 'A' have to play multiple roles such as Manager, Team leader, and developer under the single sign in. By default, I am a manager when I am logging in, but I ...
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Is UX research, in a very specialist B2B space with no existing users, possible?

My colleague is working on a project with a client who wants to build a B2B digital product for a very specialist function/sector. The subject matter is exceptionally specialist/revolutionary so ...
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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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product re-design

Which methods aside from user testing are suitable when designing for product re-design? Participatory design is an option but wanted to explore some other methods.
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Moving through timeline

I need to show a series of controls for a timeline bar in touch-screen application. The User will select particular time-frames on a timeline by moving controls at the start and at the end of the time-...
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Should “Delete/Deactivate Account” appear in user profile page? or in setting page?

Sample (A) at the top nav setting button Sample (B) in personal profile page Which located is better? and why?
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Do you need to state the number of comments to load?

I'm working on a button that loads old comments in a commenting system. There are instances when hundreds or even thousands of comments need to be loaded. Would be be better to just say, "Load ...
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On-site checkout vs “external” checkout [closed]

I have an small online store, built using Shopify. I've set it up all right, but because of my location, I can't use Stripe, Authorize.net or any other popular payment gateways, which offer "on-site ...
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How to avoid extra space?

In this screen,we have add button. When i click on add the whole row is appearing. We have four columns in that row. Due to last column i.e. Risk Test,the whole row is expanded.The max length will be ...
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how to make a design in an image in such a way that the captions should not get wrapped? [closed]

In the image below, how can i make the right side structure fit into the 40% of the aligned area such that the captions above the dropdown and delete icon should not get wrapped?
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How do you start doing UX design? [closed]

I've done research and I understand the purpose of UX but there aren't any actual resources on starting UX for someone without a related job or knowledge. Now before you say yes there are, here is ...
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What is latest UX for this simple design? [closed]

In this image,we have assessment management screen.In this screen we have organizational assessment which contain number of assessments.These assessment have 2 stage i.e. published and in-progress.we ...
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If I start editing one table cell without saving changes to another cell, should it apply my unsaved changes?

I have some table and adding row. You can add elements to the table by typing something and clicking on Add. Every data item can be edited. Now i want to add something and i type in input "Ite" (look ...
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Accordion - parent url functionality

Which method provides for a better UX with a bootstrap accordion menu? 1) The parent 1 menu item’s href becomes active once the accordion is open. parent 1 (header) child 1 child 2 2) Copy parent 1 ...
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Colorblind: status shapes

I was working on a table, with status icons. I was using colored dots (yellow/red/green color) to transmit the status (success, warning, danger)... Obviously, this is a problematic move if we think ...
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Android indicate that user have to fill a field before validate

I'm creating an android application and I got a question about UX. I got a scrollable activity that will show some informations. The user can just validate or refuse the activity. Something like that ...
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Options for login [duplicate]

I'm designing login screen for a music app like gaana, wynk. I have two options Login with google and facebook Getting Username and password Which is better?
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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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Alternatives to quick links?

I have some links in sub menus, e.g. animals> dog, cat, rabbit and most of the users are interested in cats, is it good idea to make cats link as a quick link? If not, what is good alternative to ...
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Should a toggle switch's label be on its left or right?

Which is more appropriate or more commonly used? Toggle switch labels on its right or on its left?
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UX: Graphics Design vs. Coding

To start, I'm a graphic designer. A friend of mine works as a programmer and does a lot of UI/UX design, but absolutely hates that part of his job-- he's more of an engineer and doesn't really have an ...
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As a a UX Designer, How to explain the transitions to a front end developer? [duplicate]

As a UX designer, how can I explain or describe the animations or transitions to a front-end developer? Is the use of describing css elements enough or is it more helpful to visualise examples to show ...
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Comparison of values in chart field cell

I have a situation that I could use help with. I've thought about every scenario possible and have ran out of ideas. Scenario: The user changes, make additions, or removes information in the system. ...
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Keyboard shortcuts as Numbers

I have read so many articles but am not getting exact answer what am looking for to implement. I am trying to enhance desktop application usability through shortcuts however am short of alphabets for ...
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Table of contents for an ebook

I am working on Ebook and want to display the table of contents of the eBook. It will have units, chapters in the unit, topics in each chapter. Any best practices to display the Table of contents for ...
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Is there any way to score the web/app page or the whole site/app like UX score?

There are some scores that we can calculate heuristics score, usability score(based on the pain points and affinity diagrams) but is there any way to calculate the overall website score or a ...
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What to do when your UX specialist acts like a HIPPO?

In a rather unique situation. While the ux person is not the highest paid, This person uses articles and a dominant voice to justify their decisions. Not saying they haven't provided good ux solutions ...
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Is it a good idea to replace “other” with “let me tell you”?

When users unsubscribe from our service we ask them why and give several reasons to choose from and a custom field to type the answer. Usually companies name the custom field "Other" We don't really ...
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What is UX localization?

What is UX localization and UX localization role?