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What is the next emerging UX trend? [closed]

I would like to know if there is any emerging UX trend and how it will affect the user. Thx!
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Value input for several dependent ranges

My system measures events for event sets. The activity level for each event set is based on the amount of events in that set. The numbers in the image below illustrate the amount of events needed for ...
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Why do American windows open upwards?

I've seen a lot of windows in the US that open by sliding upwards. I'm from Europe where all windows open sideways by pivoting on hinges. I was wondering why the reasons are and why they are so ...
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WCAG 2.1 contrast issue for Google/Angular Material Design

I'm relatively new to accessibility compliance, but my research has found a confusing anomaly: The Angular Material buttons, links, etc are apparently WCAG compliant, yet do not seem to have the ...
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Are Panes different from panels? [duplicate]

Are the two terms synonymous? I've heard that many people think panels & panes to be physical & virtual, resp.. Can anyone serve an objective answer here?
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Different Bootstrap themes on vendor vs client facing admin dashboards

I'm creating a multi-tenant web application. We (the vendor) are developing an application where each organization that subscribes will have its own administration dashboard. The "client facing" ...
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How to describe two variables in a heatmap?

I need to describe distribution of showtimes across day-hours and their occupancy. Showtimes distribution across day-hours can be described using a simple heatmap/ table, e.g. Here each times-cell ...
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Groups vs notebooks

I'm working on a note taking app. One of the feature is that you can group the notes in a folder like manner in which one can create. subgroups inside groups and more subgroups and put notes/notebooks ...
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Release notes after an update for users

Stakeholders want to show release notes after an update of the system is released. And they want to show it once after the user has logged in. They want to put the information in a modal and so that ...
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What is the best color to differentiate male and female?

In my app, when a user doesn't provide his / her avatar, I would like to display a colorful circle with the capitalized first character of his / her name. Let us assume, that if an avatar (face ...
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What are the pros and cons of referring to a user's “response” rather than a user's “comment”?

Users' replies to posts on a blog-type site, or replies to replies and so on, are usually called "comments". And so long as the invitation to respond is not as cutesy as "Have your say" or "Join the ...
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Which label is better for a blog article - Last updated or last modified

In the context of a blog where you have the date of the Blog article Title, author and date. There can be another date used to show when the last update of the article is. Is there a consideration or ...
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Support Sign in with Apple or nah? [closed]

With the announcement of this... Sign In with Apple will be available for beta testing this summer. It will be required as an option for users in apps that support third-party sign-in when it is ...
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Page slide display area

I'm questioning which is the best area to display this type of component, to not get lost in technical names, to the type of component I'm referring to is this one: Example Should the area of this ...
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What (FontAwesome) icon should I use for “count” operation? [closed]

We have a standardized paginated table template. We already use FontAwesome icons to represent paging operations << to go to the first page < to go to previous page Numbers to a specific ...
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Best pratice to upload a digitized document?

our website will provide a variety of forms where users will need to upload documents. User surveys have shown that many users have problems digitizing and uploading paper documents. For example, ...
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How to recruit Customer Service employees for interviews? [closed]

I am working on a project that caters to customer service agents and their managers, and I need to get in touch with a bunch of them for some one-on-one interviews. I am looking at their task flows, ...
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Modal and overlay behavior - When to close the modal

Considering a modal/popup over an overlay, I know that there are certain acceptable ways (as per need), as to which interaction should close the modal, as below: Clicking on overlay Hitting esc key ...
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How to consolidate multiple versions of a download page into one?

I currently am building a bulk download page for my application, and am running into some problems designing the predictability of the main workflow for an end user. From this screen below (which ...
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Screen size to design for Android and iOS React Native App?

I am designing a mobile app (UI/UX Design) for a client that will be developed using React Native. What screen size should I start with? Do I need to design 2 different apps for this? I have been ...
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what is the best way to design a comparison block

I am very new to UX designing and I am trying to build a comparison block using CSS between two companies. I have already built a very basic layout about how it should look but its not looking that ...
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What is the color of artificial intelligence? [closed]

What is the color of artificial intelligence, or the color which represents AI in the eyes of general public? What is the reason for that? Is there any sociological research on this or related topics?...
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What design pattern should I use to migrate windows lists with buttons to web?

I have a Windows application that I need to migrate to web. This application has many forms that follow the same pattern: (1) a grid on the left with columns and rows than can be selected, and (2) ...
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Utility of linking to “recent comments” from a blog's front page?

Quite a few blogs have a section in the right sidebar on the front page which links to the most recent comments, typically citing them by each commenter's name and the title of the post they commented ...
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What is the best way to make clickable regions over an image using html/javascript? [closed]

I need to make a program that allows users to look at the tickets available for certain sections of a stadium. To do this, I need to make clickable regions over a map of the stadium similar to how ...
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Sort/Search/Filter - In each column or one for the whole table?

What are your thoughts on the use of sort/search/filter functionality within each table column vs. a single sort/search/filter that drives the entire table? When is one preferred over the other? What ...
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Is it ok to allow Steppers or incremental buttons to remove items?

I read sometime ago that it is bad UX if the system allows the user to remove an item (for example, form their cart) if he uses numeric steppers down to 0. Should the system allow this or stop at 1 as ...
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Face recognition based actions

I’ve seen quite a few apps have a face detection smile to confirm or submit feature lately. This usually comes along with a button to do the action if you can’t or don’t want to smile or if the user ...
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What layout to choose for input fields with units?

I'm currently in the wireframing stage of a project with a medical background. Nurses, Doctors and so on use the interface to enter captured patient data, mostly measured values in different units. My ...
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What registration process can one employ to prevent users from creating more than one account?

I am working closely with a local entity and they want a registration process for their site visitors. However, they do not want people to create fake accounts using throw-away email addresses, etc. ...
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When is it good UX on an excerpts page to use the title as the link rather than “Read more”?

Many of the blogs and other sites with a front page containing excerpts from articles also include a "Read more" link, or sometimes the text says "Continue reading" or give some other such instruction ...
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PDFs, security, ADA/Accessibility

I'm a back end developer who knows about front end technologies but doesn't do design work (for Reasons). Anyway, I've been tasked with creating a PDF file of some student records that can't be ...
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How do you find out the pixel resolution of a website? [closed]

I took a look at the source code of wired.com, and saw that their media queries are for min-width 1800px and under. How do I find out the actual resolution the website is developed/designed in?
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Digital signatures for the visually impaired

I'm working on a web application that allows users to digitally sign financial documents. I need to make this accessible for people with visual disabilities but I cant' find good information for ...
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iOS Segmented Controls

I'm trying to figure out the use cases for the different sizes of segmented controls, specifically the 2 segmented one. The app store has a longer version (located below the Nav bar), while the iTunes ...
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Why define opaque color as partially transparent?

Some UX designers on my team feel we should define all of our colours as transparent even when they are used as opaque. I'm trying to understand the pros and cons of this choice. For example, rgb(...
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In a table of contents in an Admin area, where should the VIEW link be placed

On the image below, the title 'Admin access' is a link that allows you to view the user role. At the same time, under the 'actions' section there is also a button (eye icon) that does the same thing. ...
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Are there any suggested username conventions?

I am currently designing a form for a registration to a portal which contains very personal information. I am exploring the idea of having a suggested username(s) to be presented to the user to choose ...
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Should I use a guided questionnaire or forms for new member sign-up process?

I've been tasked with designing a membership join process for a nonprofit. Is there a best practice/process for developing a sign-up process that has multiple steps and also needs to validate the ...
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Best way to manage multiple users on mobile dashboard

I am designing a mobile dashboard which needs to allow the admin user to manage anything from 20 - 100 sub users. For each of the sub users, there are multiple possible actions EG: pay bill, analyse ...
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What factors determine when it's good UX to nest comments on a blog?

Nested comments in the sense of comments that are progressively indented according to their level in the hierarchy are an abomination according to my personal taste, because I tend only to participate ...
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Syntax highlighting color conventions

I am about to design a (light) syntax highlighting color theme. Are there any conventions (apart from accessibility) I should take in account. Comments quite often appear in a bright grey for ...
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IoT offline - what should you be able to access

I am working on an IoT system, which connects many different products via a gateway. Now we had a big discussion what the user should be able to access when the gateway or one of the devices is not ...
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Displaying Table inside Table

We have table setup like below. Before you click the plus table looks like Once you click on the plus next to any row, it opens up like this So as you can imagine if the user opens up too many ...
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Is it a problem if <h4>, <h5> and <h6> are smaller than regular text?

On many websites and website templates, the font size of <h4> (sometimes) and <h5> and <h6> are often smaller than regular text, i.e., that of <p> with no additional classes. ...
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How to improve the user experience on a user records flow?

I'm building a SaaS product and having doubts on how to organise the navigation and interaction in a user records flow. The flow consists of a stock transaction record and the document objects are ...
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What are the pros and cons of using 2 fonts on a single page/throughout an application?

As a very relatable example, we have Android OS (since which version I do not remember) using 2 fonts, one for headlines and one for the rest of the text. As in the image, we can see that it uses 2 ...
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Make desktop application support the minimum resolution

Windows UX Checklist states that a desktop application should: Support the minimum Windows effective resolution of 800x600 pixels. For critical user interfaces (UIs) that must work in safe mode, ...
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Is Linking to a Contact Form a Web Accessible Solution for a Live Chat Button?

I have a website that has a "Contact Us" button that opens a live chat window. It looks like this: This particular live chat provider is not accessible to those with disabilities. We contacted them ...
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Width of stroke in an SVG icon

I'd like to use the "material" icons -- https://material.io/tools/icons/?style=outline They look a bit cartoonish to me, e.g. here they are on a black top-bar: Their design guidelines say, for ...

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