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What's the best control to toggle between three states?

Background I have a list of statements that make up a definition. In this case its for healthcare so its attributes about a person. Currently, we have a checkbox to allow someone with the knowledge ...
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Why are tactile ground surface indicators potential slip hazards?

For those who are not familiar with the technical sounding term for something that you see in normal everyday life in the city, tactile pavings, also known as tactile ground surface indicators (TGSI) ...
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Usability of toggles as a filter or sorting mechanism

I looked up a website (page link here) and noticed this at the bottom of the page (one of the few times that I managed to scroll that far): It shows a toggle being used to sort the comments added at ...
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Is it a weird user experience to add parameters to a url just for internal tracking?

I have an internal request to add parameters to the url like ?from=productPage&searchTerm=[term] so that pages can be tracked for analytics. This feels like a weird smell to me, especially as the ...
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Methods to help convince clients they need help when their UX and sites in general need a rework or are just trash?

I work with a lot of clients (especially now that COVID-19 is a big thing) who cannot understand my recommendation that their site needs to be reworked, fixed or altogether redone. They're pressing ...
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WCAG guidelines for displaying a statistic and its value? (in HTML)

Apologies if UX isn't the right place for this, I am a UX designer but this is maybe dabbling a bit into front-end development. I am working on just producing some HTML/CSS components for a client ...
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Single column or two-column layout for text? Which is better for readers?

I'm trying find evidence to support my case to change this page. So far, the pushback has been that there's no evidence to say simple, single column text is better than what you see here. Am I wrong?
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GUI Settings Menu

So happy to find this forum! First post here, hope I understand the intent: I am trying to design a settings menu for HVAC control and I just really can't figure out the best way to portray the ...
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Show that input in list is editable

I have a list with items that can be changed. When the user clicks on the item, it can be edited. Which is the most intuitive way to show the user, that (s)he can edit the items? Following options ...
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When calculating PSSUQ scores, what happens with NA answers?

PSSUQ (Post Study System Usability Questionnaire) is a post-task measurement tool which is used to assess system's usability. Current, third version has 16 statements. Each statement has a likert ...
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“Manage Activity” or “Manage Volunteer”?

I stumbled upon a problem for copy writing, whether to display the copy write as "Manage Activities" or "Manage Volunteers". These two choices is supposed to be the replacement text in the pictures ...
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What Micro Interaction to use When Hovering Over a Button?

👋 We are trying to learn/understand UX from first principals and build the most intuitive UI. We are creating buttons in an App and want to know what the ideal micro interaction is when hovering ...
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How does the user recruitment process typically look like for user research & usability tests?

When you are working with an actual client to enhance the ux of their product, at the research stage of the project how do you recruit the users? In other words, let's say you start using a tool ...
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Implementation of setting multiple values/objects as valid/invalid

I have some kind of modal where I need to show dates (each one is representing an object). Every date can be set as valid or invalid. I'm wondering how the UI should look like. I'm thinking about two ...
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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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The right Layout grid for iOS UI design

I just downloaded the free iOS 13 GUI for figma and I tried to see whether their app templates follow a standard grid layout format, and by the way it looks they don't - components are not aligned ...
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How to do information architecture of a UGC based website/app?

What's the best possible way to make a user-generated website classify its content into categories or topics or tags to make the content searchable and discoverable? How does one start redesigning ...
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Date Presets in Date Picker from Yesterday (Not from Today)

We need to add some date presets in our date picker, but our lookback window starts yesterday (we don't have data for "today"). The current options are: So we need to remove "Today" as it's not an ...
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Using detail disclosure buttons on section headers

My colleague is suggesting to add a detail disclosure icon to a section header in a mobile app. It seems rather cluttered to me given the density of info we already have on the screen. I'm wondering ...
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Visualize a simple workflow - content visualization

My boss has some content in a word document which looks like the following I need to move this content onto a website - specifically a responsive WordPress website. I am wondering if there is a ...
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Search filter menu: Optimize for choosing one or multiple search filters

My site has a vertical search menu on the left side of the page, similar to Amazon and Etsy desktop versions, with checkboxes and search filter terms. Like these sites, my site automatically performs ...
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Synonym for action of filling out a form

I can't believe I'm essentially begging Stack Exchange to find a synonym, but I'm stumped. I've tried every thesaurus and synonym dictionary. So, the Customer Service Representative (CSR) has created ...
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Is it ok to run usability tests with non-customers?

I'm a designer for a health tech startup that makes applications for orthopedic providers, and a recurring issue I have is extremely limited access to users for research and testing. Due in part to ...
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Tabbed navigation in search result templates: Can users appreciate it?

Google.com has tabbed navigation in their main search result template (although they don't style the tabs as such). However, my UX colleagues believe these tabs are not in much use, and they believe ...
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Load more and filter (not necessarily in this order)

The problem exposing might seems trivial to you. It still isn't clear for me which solution to choose. Saying that you have a input text where you can type anything. Beneath it a list of ten element ...
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When and how present a warning message when fields are not valid anymore?

I am working on a web app in which admin users can create forms, and editor users use those to create content. Admin can edit a form previously created and add warning validation based on specific ...
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What's the best way to conduct moderated remote user testing for mobile apps

Given the recent covid-19 situation, my team has been limited to hosting our future user testing sessions completely remotely. As the features we test are predominantly mobile based this comes ...
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GitHub pages popup not working since I enforced https [closed]

I enabled "Enforce HTTPS" on my GitHub Page, my overlay popup doesn't work. It works when I open the site locally on my machine. <div id="boxes"> <div style="top: 50%; left:...
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Best way to display frequency

Do you guys know any other way to represent a list of items that have their own frequency options (Weekly, Monthly, Daily) that you can choose from. I was thinking maybe creating like a table and ...
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What is the best way to validate a discount card online?

We are trying to figure out the best way to re-introduce a discount feature to our website. We have recently undergone a massive project implementing online sales to the site which has left us in a ...
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Would it be okay to point out my professor's misunderstanding? [migrated]

I am taking a public speaking class and it is a small class. There are under 20 of us. This is a communicatice class. Mt professor gave out instructions for us to make an ID card of ourselves( with ...
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What is the name of the control shown to users with tips, tutorials or other messages usually in a lightbox?

Is there a specific name to the control that is shown to users of web sites/apps that is usually a modal window or lightbox that generally displays content like: Tips Guided walkthroughs Important ...
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Forms: question vs. imperative mood

When prompting the user to choose from a set of options, which of the following 2 ways is best? "Select the payment methods you accept" [ ] Method 1 [ ] Method 2 [ ] Method 3 "Which payment ...
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Graph to Represent How Influences Impact Fixed Related Factors in a Measure

What is the best way to represent the following formula as a graph? Overall Score = 70% × [ 50% × Sub-factor A + 20% × Sub-factor B + 5% × Sub-factor C + ...
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Are there studies on in-app user feedback?

I'm considering to ask users in app for feedback on a specific feature, right after they used it. The goal is to have a) quantitative feedback on the feature and b) a list of comments from step 3 ...
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Exploring alternatives to a tree view for selecting a person's race

I work for a company that is software as a service for the social services industry. We're redesigning the race selection so that we can conform to the standard necessary for data exchanges in the ...
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Common input boxes to register and login with separate buttons

While working on the registration/login page for my mobile app, I came up with the idea of combining the two into one. On clicking register, users will be taken to a new page to fill rest of the ...
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Is this a usable pattern? (Enterprise application UI)

I'm working on an application that requires a user to assign a year or two to a list of users (there are two year options available. One user can be assigned to one or both years.) And one user per ...
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Layers in editor for multiple images

I'm working on a desktop software that is in its core a simple image editor (apply filter, draw on image etc.) but the catch is that the user should be able to open multiple images, edit, and compare ...
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Hero banner for mobile eCommerce VS surfacing actual products

Is there any evidence that displaying a hero banner for mobile eCommerce results in more conversion / engagement that surfacing actual products in place of said banner? I have a hunch the latter will ...
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Showing a filter builder

I am looking for possible ways to build an intuitive and/or filter builder. For example: Or: What might be a good way to show this?
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How should dyslexia-friendly headings, sub-headings, paragraphs and button texts took like?

I haven't found any clear resources online to be able to figure out what makes any web test truly dyslexia-friendly. I hope you guys can share valuable information here.
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Can you combine User Experience Elements (JJG) with Design Thinking?

I'm currently starting on a project with a colleague who has a very different approached that i'm used too. I tend to work with the "Element of User Experience" by Jesse James Garett. Meaning i work ...
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Category filter using checkbox, tag or most popular?

I'm in the process of creating a filter system for the category of restaurants. This category list can consist of dozens of items, while each restaurant can have only 3 categories. So if users selects ...
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Indiciating within-page links (fragment identifiers)

There are three types of targets for for a link: Different page in a different application Different page within the same application Resource within the current document typically provided by a ...
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Can a heading be a substitute for labels?

Chrome's Lighthouse keeps on reporting "Form elements do not have associated labels", which web.dev gives more information on: Labels ensure that form controls are announced properly by assistive ...
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Mobile friendly master detail data entering

I am building a page that has to be mobile friendly. This page will have a lot of master detail data and I was wondering what the best practice is. I found a lot of articles on the web but they give, ...
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Positioning div elements without serverside calculations [migrated]

I have created a site that has a dynamically built menu, which draws out tabs, according to some arrays in the backend. Selecting a tab fetches the whole page again, with different css classes applied,...
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Limit my app usage to increase the download greed among users?

Not limiting the whole app as such but the most important feature. For example if I have 3 options x,y and z and Z being the most important, I could limit it's usage ? Like limiting option z to 1 ...
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What are real examples of content-driven navigation?

Reading Apple HIG Guideline I came across an explanation of the content-driven navigation. It says that games, books, and other immersive apps use this navigation type. But what other immersive apps? ...

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