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Easiest way to implement a “Was this article helpful?” convention in docs sites?

I need a way to allow users to rate the helpfulness of documentation articles on our docs site. Usabilla is an example of a tool that is created for this (and other things). What other ways exist for ...
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Do links to inaccessible sites make my website inaccessible?

My website contains links to third-party websites, mostly articles on news websites. If these third-party websites are not accessible, and I am trying to meet WCAG 2.0/2.1 AA standards, do these ...
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Best practices for designing layouts of highly configurable/customizable web applications

As the title says, I'm looking for best practices or guidelines on how to design highly configurable web applications. We're currently doing a complete redesign of our HR application and there isn't ...
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zoomed view or not to show content

We are building an in-house statistics viewing environment. there won't be time critical information. It is not public, but it has about 500 users. We have agreed that because of medium size data ...
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UX process for various products in different development phases

There are a lot of phases to go through in UX and UI design process. In research phase, there are various research methods available and many steps to take to achieve a meaningful result. I would ...
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Entry points to one location from different products

The scenario We have one Product that contains a Candidate list in one location in our main database, with its own UI and functionality (standard list admin functionality) We also have about six ...
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Real time filtering or Wizard steps

At this moment, I'm working on a product finder tool. By answering different questions, you get advice that suggests a product of your interest. So, the answers to questions could lead to different ...
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The placement of Next button in app for warehouse men

The app will be used on an Android device with touchscreen but physical keyboard. The device allows for bar code scanning so there's also a handle for more comfortable usage. There are a few steps ...
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Is it confusing to link to another section of a site for more info?

I want to create a portfolio site for my team. I have two goals: 1. Create a section to showcase our projects 2. Have a blog where we can provide updates and talk about the "behind the scenes" of our ...
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Real time filtering vs. Wizard steps [duplicate]

At this moment, I'm working on a product finder tool. By answering different questions, you get advice that suggests a product of your interest. So, the answers to questions could lead to different ...
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Are visual elements used to reinforce a brand considered visual clutter?

Let's say, a logo of a brand is turquoise and we use that same turquoise, as a strip on the top of a form (example from https://www.seerinteractive.com/blog/ux-checklist-series-form-design/) like ...
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How did they design this ? How should my data look like? [closed]

How did they design this ? How should my data look like? Can excel count so many variables ?
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When to shown app intro onboarding? before or after sign up

For mobile applications when it is good to show the app intro onboarding(slider with app features). I have seen some mobile apps showing app intro before signup process and most after. Which is most ...
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Why is Google using this anti-pattern sign in feature? [on hold]

Google has a feature "Sign in with Google" that auto appears on any site that supports it. This seems to have harmful UX repocussions? If Apple, Facebook, and others follow the same pattern we'll ...
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Location Filter UX Issue

Context I'm working on a SAAS product. We have multiple assets listed in our product and user can chose to specify location to an asset or choose to leave the location unspecified Problem We can ...
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What is the consensus about using radio buttons to switch views as opposed to a tab?

I found that by using radio buttons to switch views, the views will be positioned under the last radio button which seems to be a pretty poor grouping of information. Are there any references when it ...
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How to design a chart that has an x-axis with a fixed range that is longer than the selected range?

I'm designing a web-based analytics dashboard that contains a chart in which the x-axis represents the days of a campaign, and it always shows 31 days. However, the duration of a campaign varies; it ...
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What is a simple definition to the term “Component” in UI/UX Design?

For additional context, I'm being asked to name my assets and organize elements into components. I'm not quite sure what that means. Would components be considered groups (ex. text, call to action, ...
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Promo code applied UI

I'm currently working on the UX/UI for a flight app. The promo has to be applied before searching as only certain flights are on promotion. Once the Promo is applied I am having trouble displaying to ...
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Aesthetic appeal of the software

what is meant by Aesthetic appeal of the software? this is used in usability of a software but i don't know what is Aesthetic appeal in software engineering, please anyone help me explain it with a ...
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Skeleton Screen or Loading Animation

I'm designing a loading screen for a website application. I'm having two options for this: Skeleton Screen Loading Animation I haven't known how to choose one of them yet due to some reasons: I can'...
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What UX design patterns are suited for displaying a 500 page catalog online?

I'm currently working at a large B2B company which operates in a very traditional market (ordering happens mainly by phone, e-mail and even fax). Since many years we are using a product catalog (...
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What's the name for the notification pattern: waiting for the user to respond to a notification before sending the next one?

Some websites (e.g. some forums) send notifications like this: User asks multiple questions on the site Other users respond to the questions The website only notifies the user once (that there has ...
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Best options to page a dynamically updating list

We've got a list of very dynamic items. New items are frequently added to the list (maybe one every few seconds). The items can also be re-arranged (say they've been sorted by 'last updated' and one ...
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Closing app via keyboard shortcut — should there be a confirmation dialogue? [duplicate]

There are many ways to close apps: mouse-and-click on an 'x' somewhere, choose "Quit" as a menu option, keyboard shortcuts (ctrl-w, cmd-q, alt-f4 etc.) I notice some apps I use ask me "Are you sure ...
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Alternate to button [closed]

I have a long text "view/hide basic specifications" and I don't want to provide a button as that doesn't look good at the required location how can I give user that function without a button so that ...
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Which option seems the clearest when setting up an event [closed]

I asked this on a preference test, the results were very close, too close to call in fact. You're setting up an event on an app that let's you choose whether your guests can reply or buy tickets, ...
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Is the default orientation for mobile devices hardware or software specific?

I have noticed that when switching between one mobile application to another, sometimes the orientation of the user interface changes so that I have to rotate the screen 180 degrees so that it is ...
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How to represent multiple parameters using simple UI

I have 6 categories out of which 5 categories have 3 parameters and 1 category has 1 parameters. I am showing those categories against unique ids, as mentioned below. Suppose there is one unique id ...
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Fake call-to-action buttons for research

At our company, we carry out 2-week sprints. The product roadmap is set for one quarter in advance. So, when a new feature is later identified as important, we wouldn't have time for it right away. ...
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Objects in 3D space: color contrast against background [closed]

Is there a tool to help me pick proper colors for: Objects Background in 3D space. Colors should have proper contrast. UPDATE A sample of my options for background color is: Background color: #...
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How to determine if user watched / “completed” the video?

I'm building a course website. It's relatively simple and I need to track overall project progress only by tracking watched videos amount, e.g. Course 1 5/12 watched The question is how do you ...
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Should I keep the default tap delay? [closed]

Since I read 300ms tap delay, gone away I always figured it was a good thing. Now a colleague recently told me they was against this because as it is the default behavior it is “accessibility” to ...
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Best practice in Global Dropdown Placeholder

Is there any best practice being applied in a global dropdown placeholder, let's say the label is: "Select Fee Option" I see common placeholders that says: 1. "Select..." 2. "Select any" 3. "--...
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Timesheet Entries UX

How to distinguish new time entries I have a timesheet that looks like this: Which works well. the customers can see all their time entries on one screen and works well reading the times across the ...
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What the best “Add To Cart” button action?

In which situation should I choose each of the alternative bellows? After click on "Add To Cart" Button: 1. Keep on the current page, make animation on the "Add to cart" button to show the item was ...
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Why you can't “delete your message for all” in messengers?

Why messengers don’t allow to delete your messages from chat after a certain time? Does that mean that you actually don’t own your message after it was posted? How others might benefit from this? ...
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Should we take the site down and set coming soon page while we're working on redesign?

Do you guys think that this is a good idea, or you think it may frustrate the user because they don't see the information they are interested in. I personally don't like this idea, but I want to hear ...
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SaaS: company accounts, single user quits company, how company recovers account?

User creates a free account on behalf of his company. A few months later she/he quits (or gets fired), her/his company email is blocked. Someone from company wants to get access to this account. ...
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How much time should we wait before searching something? [duplicate]

I'm using a search bar that searches as the user types. How much time should we wait after the user has finished typing to show the result?
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How to assign users unique and meaningful identifiers to child users while avoiding various pitfalls?

In my application, we need to assign unique identifiers to users, but this is turning out to be trickier than I would have thought. We load all users from a bulk feed, and do all the assigning ...
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Help text for 4 digit year

I am designing an input field for a year, that needs to be 4 digits. YYYY as help text does not seem very clear when it is not combined with MM/DD. What is best practice here?
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Button appears in two important locations and feels redundant

I'm building a log in page but ran into an issue with my nav bar. As you can see the "Log In" button appears in two locations. What's the best way to approach this? To me it looks odd to have it ...
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Grid + Side Panel vs Just Grid

I am creating a desktop app, one of whose functions is to display a list of notes, which can be short or long (the longest may span 100s of lines in a box that is of similar width to the box I am ...
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How to make this interface work when there are too many objects?

My situation is this: I have an administrative app for a school. A teacher can see a list of her classes, and their students, and you can drag a player from one class to another: This works really ...
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Group Checkboxes Select All / None Design's best practices

What would be more inline with best practices for the select all / select none option on group checkboxes? OR
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Library of terms for interface (interactions and designs)

I'm studying interaction design (via a Swedish uni) so am having some difficulty finding English terms for different interactions and interface designs. Terms like lightbox popup and modal overlays. ...
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Alternative way to represent to open or close a dropdown?

I'm doing some animation icons for a recent product and I'm playing with some alternative to the standard dropdown toggle. Typically, it's a arrow pointing either down or up... Is there any reason ...
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Implementing Filters as Tabs in a Web Dashboard

We are trying to provide users with a strong filter mechanism on a Dashboard that collects visit data. It feels like we have arrived at a point where only a few pieces of the puzzle are missing and we ...
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Why on all real estate websites you need to click to show the phone number?

I've noticed that on all real estate websites, any country, in the details page of a property, there's always a button/field that says "show phone number"... and all it takes to see the phone number ...

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