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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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In an e-commerce site why the checkout card is often placed in right hand side…why not in left?

I visited over maximum e-commerce web site but they have a common thing is that the check out page is always in right side of the page. what is the UX logic / mental model / cognitive science behind ...
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What are the accessibility implications of forcing a user to read terms and conditions before they can accept them?

I'm working on a project currently where the client organisation deals with vulnerable people regularly. This has resulted in the weird situation where 1) they're really obsessive about legal ...
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Downloading a zip folder on mobile

I am building a website where certain pages display a button to download a zip folder. I am trying to come up with a smooth experience for mobile users to download the zip folder. One solution is ...
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Is a categorised suggestion box a good idea?

We will implement a similar search box like the one live here: http://www.hepsiburada.com/ When you start typing, the suggestion box opens and it suggests you some results on the right, and some ...
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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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What to write on index page for “product name” [closed]

I'm developing a product and for that I've developed a website but I'm confused about how to present it's name on main page, I've different options in mind like "ABC's product" or "Product of ABC" etc ...
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Does placing reviews in a service company's website helps to improve the credibility? [closed]

Since most of the reviews shown on the company's website will be positive, I think the customers are more likely to go through other standard review sites (or depend on google reviews or yelp) to look ...
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Creating a new row above or below a selected table row

I have a form where users need to be able to insert new rows at any position in a table. Currently this is done by: 1) Click the row to insert a new row above or below 2) Select from a pulldown ...
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Ideal way to show multiple columns in an input table for keyboard navigation

I have a page as below. I have to show table with multiple input columns(> 30). in the region "input able with many coloumns" One Idea is have arrows on right and left and navigate. Another is have ...
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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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Why is there almost no website that use right and left arrows to navigate?

I was reading this article: SFW click-bait! This is a classic click-bait article where the user where the reader has to go through multiple pages in hope to get some interesting information. This ...
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Is there any detailed list of all website elements?

I'm trying to build a database with all the elements of a website to catalogue and organize the best practices, from a UX point of view, for each of them. Is there any online resources to start from? ...
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What do employers except for Web designer job profile? [closed]

Not sure if I am asking this question in the right forum I am a web designer currently searching for a job. I have really good portfolio and work experience and when applying for a job, almost ...
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Search bar with or without a button?

I have seen websites snd even apps where people are using a search bar along with the button saying either search or just a question mark and also there are many sites which use only search bar as ...
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Best way to show the meaning of a score in a chart?

I have charts that display calculated progress. What I want to be able to do, is given a result, show whether that score falls in the Average,Above Average,Below Average or Excellent. What would be ...
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How long do users try to learn the UI, before giving up?

Is there some research data about that? I'm referring mainly to websites (such as news and magazine ones), neither Web Apps nor public-specific applications. It's for ordinary people.
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Setting up notifications with multiple parameters

What would be the best approach in allowing a user to be able to set up bulk notifications for themselves that can have various parameters. The problem is that because the person is setting up ...
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Accessibility Tools on StackExchange sites

I am taking an HCI class this semester at school and one thing that is glaringly obvious is how the design of current online platforms is wanting in certain areas such as accessibility. Why do a ...
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AJAX: What's the best way to show the user that the requested content is loading? [closed]

Should i use the traditional "rotating gif" on a semi transparent overlay? Or should i use a top loading bar, like YouTube and Instagram do? I'm talking about the websites, not the native apps. ...
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Where should text content be placed on screen?

In which part of the empty screen on desktop should text content be placed for most effective readability for user? Suppose that short info is all content (like on the picture below). People read (...
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Best practices when designing a News Website? [closed]

Can you give me some "Do's & Don'ts" about UX on news web design. Things like typefaces, colors, white-spacing, information architecture and so on... Thanks!
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Is a full width scrolling element bad UX on a mobile site?

I have an element that gets content that will overflow the element's height, so it will scroll when scrolling is initiated over it. This element is 100% width, so either the user has to scroll to the ...
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How to hint to the user to click on the arrow for slide navigation

I've been doing user testing to make sure users would know how to navigate between elections on the following schema. The left side has voter information, always visible. The right panel has election ...
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Do I need to test the desktop layout on mobile if there is a mobile layout?

I'm making a website and the site will have a fully fleshed out mobile version. I'm just wondering if, from a user experience point of view I should verify that the desktop mode works as well? Some ...
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Navigation between dashboard and landing page

I'm working on a printing and drop-shipping website which has been growing fast lately with users and features so it becomes difficult to manage IA. Here is the situation. It has a landing page, ...
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What is a good way to design a selector menu for different product lines?

How can I create user experience that lets user pick a product group? Currently I have something like this but it strikes me as cumbersome. download bmml source – Wireframes created with ...
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How to Create Timeline with Dynamic Start/End Dates

I'm trying to think of an intuitive way to make the the start/end dates changeable for the timeline (x-axis) of this graph. On mobile this would be easy because you could use pinch to zoom in/out but ...
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best practice for either uploading a (single) file or deleting the currently uploaded one

I am developing an "account edit" page where the user is able to edit a number of personal identification fields (e.g. name, affiliation, address etc.). The presentation is quite straightforward with ...
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Thumbnail gallery wizard navigation on selection

I have doubt on my design related to thumbnail gallery wizard. Wizard has few pages consist of thumbnail images (10 images per page), where each gallery page has a question, and the answer would be to ...
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Files downloaded from site - how to address public computers

Our site allows the user to download PDF files (either stored in our CMS system or created as a Stream from the API) that contains personal financial information We have a client who has asked if we ...
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Best way to switch between projects / teams in the same web app

I am currently working on the basic navigation for an online bug reporting tool. Users report bugs that are listed in tickets. It is possible to create multiple projects. For example, agencies use ...
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Better word for contributing content

I'm working on website that heavily features user-contributed content. I currently have a link titled "Contribute" that leads to a page explaining how a user can help, in the form of adding new ...
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mobile version for this 1 screen website

i want to create a single page website. on desktop after user click 1 object, the detail will show on the right side with width like 40% from screen. on mobile im planning to use the same gesture but ...
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Is it ok to change column width upon paging?

I have an issue with a table with pagination that doesn't have fixed column widths. I've been discussing with a colleague whether we should put fixed widths or not. So the approaches are: - Columns ...
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Which price in a package plan should be emphasized?

If in packages plans we have 3 plans where each one we show a number of views to the user (which is important to him) but at the same time we show the user the price. Which one should we make it with ...
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Newsletter in about us - why?

I have in my hand a very weird project. My company (ecommerce luxury men clothes) is thinking to re design our About Us but keeping the same copy, the typical copy content you can find in almost ...
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Best way to put input fields that take minutes and seconds (mm:ss)

I think this may be a fairly easy question to some, but I need some advice. In my form I need the user to be able to input how many minutes and seconds has he needed for a certain task. What would be ...
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3D models for UI [closed]

How can we create 3D models for a website as shown below? https://dribbble.com/shots/3833466-Unlimited-Pass/attachments/867731 Should we use any high-end software like 3D Max or Is there any small ...
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Confusions with the profile visibility in a social web application

I'm designing a community website. I don't have any experience in this. My confusion is, how do I distinguish what is visible to others and user using the website? I know what should I show to the ...
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Confusing checkboxes and radio buttons

I have a problem building a certain UI for a website. I'm going to demonstrate the problem with a simple website for a restaurant chain: Context the website has many users and many restaurants. ...
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How to show direction traveled on a map?

I have a map with locations coming from a user. Sometimes these are sparse (1 location every 500 meters), and sometimes dense (many locations every 100 meters). I have them plotted on a map, similar ...
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Is it a good idea to have an arrow pointing down for more content /

In the website at the bottom of the site there is a table. But I need to add two more tables with content. Is it a good idea to put an arrow pointing down after the first table so that when pressed it ...
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Best way to have user choose between units of measurement

What's the best and most intuitive way to have a user choose what units of measurements to use throughout the fields he is filling out ? I have a form with several steps. And I was thinking somewhere ...
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Show all clients in one site best design

Once a user has logged in, he should be able to click on Clients and a new site with all of the users and their information to show up. He can then press Edit to change user basic information or Show ...
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Does having infinite scrolling in article listing page affect ad revenue?

We would like to have infinite scrolling in article listing pages (Category pages) does it affect ad revenue?
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How to tell a user about an error after clicking a button?

I'm sending an AJAX request to refresh the blog page with posts that apply to certain a category. How do I tell a user that his request failed? Should I tell him exactly why it failed(error, internet ...
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How to call the text which is adjacent to a text field? [closed]

I am having a currency field similar to the below one. What is the UX terminology for the portion which holds the text "INR" and non-interactive. I have to decide the SCSS variable name (should be ...
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Why do we keep asking if our users would use/recommend our product/service again?

I read about users not being able to predict their own future behavior because they simply can't comprehend what influences their choices(UX Myths). If this is the case, why do websites, apps and ...
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Conditional checkbox [closed]

I have a checkbox with two possible things underneath it. If the box is not checked, there will be a dropdown with different default options. If the box is checked, the user will have to assign two ...
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How to indicate that clicking a photo will open a slideshow?

I have a page which has a hero image. When the user clicks on this image a lightbox opens which contains a slideshow of images. I want to indicate to the user that they can click on the image to ...