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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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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 ...
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Access control where a user can belong to multiple groups with multiple permissions?

For example we have: User1, User2, User3 Group1, Group2, Group3 Permission1, Permission2, Permission3 User1 belongs to Group1 where it can do Permission1, and Group2 where it can do Permission2 ...
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What are components more important in a Login interface - System?

I made a system web for administration information and my customer solicit me a interface elegant and professional and like he is a people older and he doest not knows a lot about how to workings ...
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Account Registration--Age Gates: Birthdate vs Birthyear vs Age Range

Legally, because of laws both stateside and international, we are now allowed to have users under the age of 13, without obtaining parental consent. To meet this need, we need an age gate to determine ...
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Data layout for a contract

I have visualised a contract. And previously there were less data, so it was like this: It was pretty nice, but then we added some more data, and my boss said to regroup it logically (left and right),...
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Documentation: one long page or several short pages

We're working on the design and organization of our documentation. The current structure is something like this: General info on topic specialized sub-topic 1 specialized sub-topic 2 specialized sub-...
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Alternatives to Justinmind for mac [closed]

For a long time, I have been using Justinmind on my Windows laptop to define complex cases in prototypes using conditions and events. Is there any similar tool for Mac that supports handling of ...
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How to Deselect Radio Chips?

I have a number of statuses from which a user can select only one status. I tried this new control which is sort of an alternative to radio to buttons where user can select their desired status by ...
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Why do web browsers keep showing the old page when they load a new page [closed]

I was wondering why web browsers keep showing old content once a user has clicked a link. It's confusing if one doesn't look at the loader(which is generally at one corner and thus can easily be ...
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what are the best fonts for website style baby? [closed]

I make a website for a garden good and they ask me if I can add a font style baby to website so I did not understand this and I looked for a little for internet and I found this fonts Roboto Gaegu ...
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The best user journey for a lengthy task

I'm creating a loan website which involves a bit of a journey (about 10 minutes). If you take a standard loan comparison website, the journey would be a simple one, something like this: User selects ...
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How to display thumbnails for designs

I wanted to create thumbnails of websites or layouts I created e.g when showcasing a portfolio. what are tools or technique to showcase your website or design in a thumbnail? What is that technique ...
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Which colour to choose for 'updated' field?

I'm designing a user interface, which will contain fields that the user can edit. Each field can have 4 states: Unchanged (field has the same value). Added (field has a value, where it didn't before)...
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Best way to make an “easy, medium, hard” picker

I'm trying to create a website where you can get questions based on different settings. One setting is difficulty. For now, let's just assume that I have divided a lot of questions based on difficulty:...
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Gray prototype type look when data is not loaded [closed]

I have noticed recently that many sites use a gray prototype type look when loading data on page. Exhibit 1- Google drive Exhibit 2- Facebook Exhibit 3- Medium Can some one explain what library is ...
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Minimum and maximum height filters

I'm building a dating website and one of the search filters is for a person's height. A user will be able to select a minimum and/or maximum height. By default these will be set to "Any". Since the ...
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Is there a standard way to let users rotate objects?

I'm currently working on a map application, which allows users to create differently sized polygons on a Google Map and manipulate them. One such manipulation is rotation, and I'm having trouble ...
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What are the differences between “Remember me” and “Stay signed in” functionality?

For my understanding: "Remember me" We store password and username without login. User clicks the login button and is logged in. "Stay Signed in" We store password and username with login. ...
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Usage of sliders for non-commercial use

So I know that sliders are bad and there's a thing called banner blindness and read couple of studies saying that people don't interact with them at all. However I'm working on an "About Us" page ...
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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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Register Page - Already Exit Email - How can I give a good message to user without breaking privacy?

We have clearly mentioned that "we don't give personal data including email address to any third party" in our privacy policy. So when a user try to create a account using already exit email address,...
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How to display a mnemonic phrase

I am currently working on a app that has to display a mnemonic phrase. A mnemonic phrase is a list of 12 words that act as a seed for a private key. Since the mnemonic phrase essentially is the ...
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How can I manage a module creation screen with multiple lists of templates selections

Specification: The aim of the design below is to create one module by using 3 set of templates. Each template is having list of templates which are coming from different database tables. Template set ...
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Designing trees out of lists?

On a web tool that I'm working on, I need to allow the user to navigate through a flat list of data and create a tree out of it. The user is a backend admin who is trained to use the tool. Example I ...
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Patterns for designing a “chooser” site

I've been tasked with building a "chooser" website which helps users find a service (or maybe more than one) that helps them solve a problem, in a domain they're unfamiiar with. Problem The basic ...
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Radio buttons with a long label in a small space

I have 5 radio buttons among which the user can choose: DTP, MMR, POL, HIB or HEP B and a small space in which to show these buttons. The problem is that the labels are not very explanatory. If the ...
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Put large table and form on one centered layout

I'm currently developing a quite complex and growing website that has centered layout. These are some of the layout rules: Table width are 768px in default, but if not possible (overflow) the table ...
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How to Format Displaying Users “MyBids”

I am working on an Auction site and I am trying to show the users the items that they currently have bids on when they click "My Bids". The format I currently have it is to separate in two columns the ...
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Dynamic selector answers

Background On a step, we have two selectors. "Travellers outside Wingly" depends on "Offered to Wingly". It works that you have N number of seats and you can share them or select that some seats will ...
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Usability Testing a website redesign

My company is working on an agile website redesign project. The website is a content-focused, lead gen website. We have come to a disagreement internally about when to perform usability testing. I ...
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Best Interface for an Auction Website MVC [closed]

I am designing an auction website using ASP.NET MVC. I am trying to get a home layout that is both appealing and functional for the users. Here is my basic site as I have it now: And here is what my ...
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Top and side navigation bars

Here is our website user interface for desktop and mobile devices. Basically, what we wanted to achieve on desktop, is to give visitors the ability to easily browse among all the purchase related ...