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Questions tagged [website-design]

Website design involves the structure of websites, information architecture, the layout and pages, and the conceptual design.

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Adding add/delete buttons for a list of videos on specific actions

I was working over a code sample for a simple desktop manager UI that our team were supposed to submit at the end of the semester as a project. The UI consists of a list of click-able, height toggle-...
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I made a minimalist webapp for public-key encryption. How can these problems with its UI/UX be addressed?

chausies.xyz/encrypt I probably don't know the first thing about UI design, so I wanted to get some more expert input. Forgive me if this is an inappropriate question to ask here. Half of my ...
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What's the best way to illustrate calls and responses on a timeline?

Problem: I have a platform that sends and receives notifications from mobile users. Here's how the process works. Platform user pokes a mobile user. Sometime later the mobile user will respond with ...
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How to design a multi-step form in a modal?

I have designed a widget for a Web mapping aplication that takes a .csv containing coordinates as input and has 2 output options : Business logic : Both output options require a .csv to be loaded ...
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How to represent an initial unpopulated value?

What is considered a feasible representation of a value that has yet to be loaded? Would something such as the -- placeholder be sufficient or is there something else that is better suited / widely ...
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Social Login - Icon only or Icon with Text?

There is a Post here but the answer doesn't fit because everyone knows the Social Login Logos. OK, so right now I implemented the Social Logins into my Website and I am curious if the User ...
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Segmented controls and buttons on the same page

We have some design problems in our big web project, so I decided to start my journey on Stack Exchange. I want your help now, but also want to help someone else as well! :) We have a UI Kit (which ...
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Progressive disclosure widgets for very long pages [closed]

I'm facing this challenge with my personal portfolio: how to make a long case study more digestible to compensate for too much content that causes a lot of vertical scrolling. Current website ...
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Alternative to slider on front page

According to this topic - Are carousels effective? sliders are very ineffective way of managing space on the website. So I am wondering what would be an alternative which would achive the goal of ...
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Creating a customer journey map from persona

I was asked to create personas and customer journey map using analytical data and other online data (Without talking to the actual customers). So, I created a few buyer personas based on some data (...
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How to deal with object widths in responsive environments

I've just designed a widget - it's a data table with 3 fairly narrow columns. It looks good on mobile and desktop. On mobile (portrait), it takes up the full width, while on desktop, it uses 50% of ...
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Form in menu ux design query

So I have a use case where we have a button that is to trigger the "reassign" flow this obviously needs a list of people to reassign to (1 or many) I have a multiselect typeahead creating the list. ...
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Is it okay to have 300 large images on the home page of a website?

I'm developing an e-commerce site and there are about 200-500 products available for sale. We want to show a 100KB .jpg for each product on the home page. So the home page would essentially load 200-...
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Why can't I type directly into the HTML with FF Dev Tools? [closed]

Hopefully this question isn't too oddly specific. Let me know if it belongs on ProWebmasters instead... I'm making some mock-ups in Photoshop, using screen shots from the site in its present state as ...
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How to improve a scrollable dropdown section issue

I have an issue where the overflow of a scrollable list on a website is cutting off my dropdown menu. The scrollable list has a height constraint because it is in a modal which has a set height and ...
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How do you document and share motion/animation information with developers?

I have project right now. I'm building a website with a developer guy. I shared all the assets using Zeplin. But since this is the first time, I should also share how everything should behave. I have ...
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How to decide the Design Direction in a small team

So we develop a Page (kind of Blog based) so we write posts and they appear on the Base URL and are readable etc... The problem is while I think clean and good looking design is important he prefers ...
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Is it proper to use “Connect With Us” in this case?

Our company is going to design the "Contact Us" area on our website like this: http://take.ms/W973h3 If a visitor of our site clicks on any icon of the three apps Messenger, Whatsapp or Skype, they ...
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How important is user's feedback to new modules of a site?

We have added some new modules into the system which are totally new to the new users as well as existing users. Will it be wise to ask for user's feedback about the newly built modules? What are the ...
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How much zoom to design at

I’m a self-taught, new designer. When I’m designing on MacBook Air, 13 inch I design at 50 to 70% zoom on an average. When, I see the prototypes on the browser, they appear too large or too small. Is ...
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Should I require users to make accounts for the sole purpose of deleting incorrect submissions?

I'm working on a web application that takes anonymous submissions from users and displays the data on the website in a helpful manner. (It's basically a 'citizen science' kind of project). One of the ...
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What is the general approach on Login/Register Forms Presentation

So I am not sure which option is better for the User, to have a Modal Open when the User clicks on a Login/Register Button on the Navbar or if an external Page is the better approach? Because often ...
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Arrows as buttons without any text or border

I am wondering if it is okay to place an arrow as a button. So traditional button includes: Text, Background Image, Border and Hover Effect. Is it a good idea to use an arrow without text, border or ...
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Favoring consistency over elegance?

This is a bit of a difficult question to explain in the title but hopefully it will make more sense after reading the question. I'm in the process of designing a web app with a basic design ...
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My designer says 3D Text is outdated and looks horrible, is this true? [closed]

My website uses plenty of 3D Text, however my designer says it looks horrible and is old-fashioned "WordArt", and we should opt for 2D Text instead. Is this true that 3D Text is old-fashioned or ...
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When do you choose a long form with a stepper and when do you choose for one-form-per-screen (like typeform)?

Situation I'm designing a flow where a user needs to fill in multiple types of data to let us know they're moving to a new place. Currently I've divided it up into 4 steps. In each step they have to ...
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Where to put a search filter checkbox left or right side?

I have a search filters design for an eCommerce website, I wonder where should I put the checkbox of each filter? Any suggestion in terms of the usability and user experience?
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What is the best way to show a user that a social media account is linked?

I am working on a profile page where user can link their social media account (Twitter, Facebook. etc.) But what is the best way to show a user that his account is linked? Like a checkmark or ...
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Vice versa colors for on and off hover of buttons [closed]

How should we choose the color for buttons is there a should always be a dark and light colour or two differed colors. What will be the best strategy for choosing colours. And is it should always be ...
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Best solution for an admin with few elements

I'm working on a user panel for the customers of my online store. For now I'm going to launch it with 4 sections, but in the future there will be more sections. In mobile it looks very good: But in ...
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Footer menu same as Menu

The links which are in the menu are replicated in the footer menu. Is placing same menu links in the footer redundant or is it a bad practice in web design or development?
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When is it appropriate to use disabled inputs?

It seems best to avoid disabled controls entirely, though I realize there are sometimes technical reasons where people are forced to style some disabled controls instead of removing the fields or ...
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Videos on hero / banner and usability concerns: should I place it or not?

Should I place videos in lieu of a hero image, within the box below the header and main menu? Please note: no autoplay videos for sure, just a big image taken from inside the video with the ...
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Hiding filters that no longer have available changes

I'm helping to design a website using Algolia Instant Search. There are several facets that the user can modify to return a set of data that they can browse through. The Instant Search behavior is ...
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Where to place the RSS button? [duplicate]

I am making a website and am confused as I don't know where to place the RSS button. Considering this is my website: My Website Should I place the RSS button only on post pages? Or should I place it ...
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Why YouTube looks different on Safari [closed]

I am a Mac user and Chrome is my default browser. I think to give Safari a try and after using for some time I realise that YouTube looks different on safari compare to Chrome. Here is a small ...
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Age range slider for filtering

I'm building a dating website and within the search page there is a filtering section and of course one of the filters will be for age range. I am wondering what is the best way to obtain this ...
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Representing the Footer in the Dashboard

I want to design a dashboard and I have a great deal of elements in my homepage footer such as: List item Contact us About us Some services Pricing Social media Copyright ... Is removing the footer ...
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Two 'directions' in form

I'm creating a form that has a 'split' section, where the user either has to fill in 'Section A' OR 'Section B'. These sections are quite large, with around 6-7 fields in both. Another requirement I ...
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How Do I Encourage Users Best to Download An Application from a Landing Page? [closed]

I do consider about the best experience about the getting more conversion rate from a webpage of ours. Is putting phone number field to send the app is best or putting app store buttons? Which one do ...
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How to list many categories

What is the best way to list categories. When a user clicks on these categories, i want them to go to the search page with the category as the search term. to filter the categories, there is a search ...
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Why do people not notice our enormous, prominent, clear and contrasting purple banner?

I'm part of a MediaWiki site called D&D Wiki. Among others, one of our longstanding issues in the public eye was our failure to label clearly enough that certain pages are categorised 'Homebrew', ...
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Why don't we add the exclude option in filtering?

I have come across the necessity of this option lately and feel like people can use this for improvising the UX of the filtering process. Example: Let's say I'm searching for a UX Internship and ...
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Sign-up and Log-in for two different sets of users

TL;DR / PROBLEM SUMMARY Business users should only sign up and login with the email/password option using their work email address. They cannot login with social login options. Personal users can ...
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Reasons for seemingly inefficient design of Evernote login process

Evernote's login form works like this: When you go to their website, there is no login form. There only is a form for registering. If you enter your login credentials into that form, it won't log you ...
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How to snag customers if what your company does is too hard to explain [closed]

Some businesses can easily explain themselves: "Buy cars at low prices!" "The front-end framework for Rickrolling!" "Our JUULs are too cool for the pool!" On the other hand, my website's service is ...
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Should website users be able to delete their content?

As the title suggests, my question is: Should website users be able to delete their content? What are the pros and cons of giving the users the option to delete their own comments and content (for ...
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How can I signify the ability to edit something in a table?

In the below image I have a table where new IDs can be added by clicking the "Add ID" button and then each ID has entries that can be added to it. It seems confusing to new users but I can't think of ...
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Black & White Web Design (UI/UX Wise)

One of my client(He has a SEO agency)need to design a website with blog. He want 100% black and white design. That means text, images everything are 100% black and white. Is there any UI/UX research ...
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Better options for action buttons in 'Cancel' Pop up

My users have options to 'Cancel Order' that they have placed. When user clicks on 'Cancel Order', a confirmation pop up appears asking the user if he/she really wants to 'Cancel the Order' or 'Not ...