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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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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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Modular tabs or long page scroll

A content heavy real estate website is deciding whether to switch the navigation to using modular tabs, where content opens in the same pane. Currently, the site uses a long page scroll where all ...
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How to avoid being like a Fake web site [closed]

I am doing website for monitoring tool and Site Main Page looks like a bit Fake because of the 5 options on left side. What should i change on the website to avoid that?
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Best way to indicate horizontally scrollable sections to a user?

I'm working on my website and I love the idea of using horizontal scrolling to display large lists of items while saving vertical space. The problem I'm having is that in the desktop version of ...
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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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What issues am I expected to run into with removing the tap highlight colour on a mobile website?

Hello UI & UX Designers & Developers! I'm just wondering if there's any issues (more so in relation to accessibility & usability) if I were to disable the tap highlighting as seen on ...
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Lightbox vs Inline Video Player on Same Page

Attempting to understand what the best experience would be for a user on a page of video thumbnails... The top half of the page is similar to a YouTube video, in that the player is inline, and the up ...
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Dynamic items in Navigation Drawer?

I have about 7 menu items in my navigation drawer. One of which is - Account Name. When the user selects an account, say 'ABC' the side menu item name is set as 'ABC'. Clicking on it takes the user to ...
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Where to place ads on a blog when viewed by mobile?

When a blog is read on computer with a full screen we can show the viewer ads on the right and left without being too intrusive. The user can still read the blog post unhampered. But what about ...
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Why opt for right-sided nav drawers?

Why, in some instances, do some (desktop) web pages open the navigation drawer on the right hand side of the page? Is there a specific reason why the left side isn't always preferred? If yes: Why ...
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Logo - where should it direct within a website account?

Imagine there's a website with its content, but it also offers accounts that users can activate through this website. The account is basically the main functionality. (The website is mostly about this ...
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Is there any guideline for brand logo minimum size on website? [closed]

I have a doubt on logo size of implementing brand/website (widthXheight). Do we use any guideline for this, I am sure it should not be 8X8, 12X12 or 16X16 pixels. I need to know what portion should it ...
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What is this type of search called? Is it secondary/in page search?

The topmost search is global search. In the image provided on top, I would like to know what is the second type of search called? Is it called secondary or in page search? Does it have any technical ...
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How to make a screen with tons of whitespace not look awkward

In my settings page (above), I am currently using tabs to navigate between sections (Rake + tip, Hand rankings, Tiers...). For the insights section of the settings page, the only objective is to allow ...
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Can multiple error screens (e.g. 401, 404) be grouped into one catch-all page?

Is it best practice to have a screen for every individual error state (e.g. 401, 404, 415, 500, etc), or not? I would argue that users do not care or understand error codes and a simple catch-all ...
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Is this navigation user friendly [closed]

I am new to the community so sorry if you guys feel i am being naive. I am assigned a task to redesign an existing website that sells shopify plugins. The entire idea of the website revamp is to ...
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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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Should a button or link translate on hover?

Sometimes I see websites using a pattern, where a button or link translates (for example 5px to the top) when hovering it. See an example in that SO answer Is this a good or bad thing to do, UX-...
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What objective arguments can be provided to prove that a colour scheme for an app is bad?

We have a design for an app developed by an external agency and our business people seem to be happy with it. But it’s really terrible - the colours are too bright, the text is difficult to read and ...
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Best way to design dynamic table of inputs. Like rate-lists

I am trying to design a rate-list input for parking lot management system. Where inputs are like this: But it needs to be customizable in time field of inputs, e.g. 3-4 hours based on user ...
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How to decide how accessible a product should be?

I'm currently working on several projects with multiple organisations. We are generally barely given any resources to implement tons of accessibility functionalities to help disabled users (I know how ...
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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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Would you look for a clear all filters button on each individual filter?

On this said page there are 4 filters, here is the current design of the drop-down filter. However if you were to select say 20 of the 40 would you be looking for a "Clear Filter" button? The cancel ...
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How do cards improve readability?

Most of the apps and websites are adapting to card design to display necessary information. What makes cards so intuitive and attractive for read/view?
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Best way to show nested tree-model data in HTML tables

I'm making a webapp, that will mostly be used on desktop, is not intended to be used in mobile (at least, the dashboard area) - so that's no problem for me... Let's say I have some data-model that is ...
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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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UI to invite multiple users with specific roles and permissions [closed]

I have an application where I am sending invitations to multiple users at a time. The current UI is very simple, but now requirement has changed: invite users with various roles and permissions. I ...
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Internationally friendly decimal quantities

I was recently in a discussion about decimal / comma ambiguity (it came about as a result of a vendor product not working for me due to regional settings, but that's neither here nor there), but we ...
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What would I call this element? [closed]

I am trying to create a card that has a position absolute show more div option. I need it to not move any other elements and be responsive. I don't know how to do a search for it because I don't know ...
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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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How to display and modify one-to-one relationships

I'm currently tasked with implementing a method of mapping certain attributes (e.g. tax codes, nominal codes, country codes etc...) between 2 systems. These mappings will tell the system that when ...
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Reading patterns, Z-pattern vs. layered-cake pattern

Im wondering if there is any difference between the reading patterns (Z and Layered-cake) since both of them require the user to read rtl or ltr whilest moving down a notch when going to the next line ...
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Google travel distance vs. straight line distance

I have an mid-sized(ish) app that plots a user's home address on a map, along with a number of locations. Those other locations are also displayed in a list. Each location has the distance from home ...
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How to show that a website is objectively bad?

So I've been tasked for finding some sources on why our current website is poorly designed. The site is currently, in my opinion, in a raw ugly form, though I'm no UI expert myself. I'm using ...
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Should the entire page have a scrollbar when the header is always visible?

I'm working on a web application whose pages have a header which is always visible at the top and a sidebar fixed to the left. The sidebar isn't featured on all pages, but where it is featured it ...
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How can I collect and archive my sketches [closed]

I need your help if you can, so how you turn brief into a rough sketches for app & web design (need examples plz).
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How to avoid the use of scroll bars in dashboard UI?

I have 4 tab container in 1 page and Users have to use scroll bar because lack of the space. The problem is There is already scroll bars in the grids and the design looks horrible. 1-) I hate ...
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How to suggest to users that they may need to change one of their email addresses from the default?

As part of account management users can set their Primary email, as well as the email used for other services (Google & Apple). These are required for the system to work. For many users these ...
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Ideal way to implement iOS drill down table on a website?

I have an iOS app that displays small bits of information in drill down tables. It's for a list of schools, and goes something like this: [press] Countries > (list of countries) [press] Italy > (list ...
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Should a Counter End At Zero or One

This is regarding a form on a website, but could relate to virtually anything that has a number of steps. In my situation, when I start the process, I will have a series of 10 records. They are shown ...
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Simple filter form layout [closed]

I am making a public movie review website and am having trouble presenting a filter/search form. This is what it looks like right now. How can I better present it?
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How do I ask my users if I can mine cryptocurrency on their browser?

As ridiculous as this question sounds, this is the only place out of all stackexchange websites that made sense. Let's say I have a website and I intend to use the user's browser to mine. I don't want ...
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best way to depict up to 17 different entities in a calendar (week view)

I'm developing a week view of a calendar for scheduling 17 different venues (river boats as well as physical locations like banquet halls) for a client who specializes in providing venues for weddings,...
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Should a responsive website have the same breakpoints for every page or can they be different for each page?

I'm designing a responsive e-commerce website. I'm wondering if every page of the site should have the exact same breakpoints or not. Since pages like Product detail page, account page, shopping cart ...
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When should an inherited design pattern be avoided?

I'm currently working on a fairly old product that has been partially reworked 2 or 3 times by different teams. This has left the interface somewhat fragmented with different design patterns used in ...
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How to make it clear that a column of numbers is a link/clickable?

I have a column in a table that shows a list of "members" and their "item" count (I'm using abstract terms here). The purpose of this table is to show the members with the most items and allow the ...
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Search between two dates

I want to search specific data between two dates. However the design doesn't look good and the space is limited. I want to hear your ideas. The red arrow shows the date interval area that I'm ...
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Showcase skills without rating

I'm looking for examples on how I would go about showcasing my skills without the rating bar/stars/etc... that seem so common now. I'm having a hard time finding examples that showcase skills without ...
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Search panel in condensed area or listed

I have a web form where I show filters and result pane. For the moment (1st picture), all filters are grouped into an area, like in 2 vertical columns. I use chosen for select lists. The suggestion (...
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Why 01, 02, 03, 04 and not 1, 2, 3, 4?

It seems designers like to add zero to number sequences, like here: As I understand it, from design perspective, it’s more boxy and comfortable to work with, but from user perspective isn’t it better ...