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Is it OK to let the user use colored tags to associate data sets or keywords

I am debating with my boss regarding tags should be coloured or not. I feel that colouring tags will just work as fun for the user. A user won't remember what colour he has assigned to a particular ...
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Can lack of sponsored content reduce trust in a list/ranking?

We've been doing some research on a website of ours. On this website we help the user pick the cheapest product for what they are searching for (example: TV / Smartwatch etc). In the heatmaps we see ...
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Given Item VS Custom Amount

As a user I'm able to donate money in two different ways: by choosing the amount from the given items, OR in alterative, by typing my custom amount. How would you better visualize these two options, ...
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What is best practice for images in mid fidelity designs?

Can a mid-fi design have photos or do they absolutely have to be image place holders? Can black and white photos be used? Any resources about convention for mid-fi images is helpful. Thanks!
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Did not perform A/B Testing , how to define success of feature

The problem is regarding a educational matching platform. We match Learners together so they and the fellow learners can video call. Learners are entered into a ‘matching pool’ where they can see all ...
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Random capitalization in a sentence [duplicate]

A writer for one of the company websites is fond of randomly capitalising words in their content, which they say is for emphasis. I have never seen this before and I don't like it. My gut tells me ...
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Telephone input (+ country code)

I am asked to improve the sign-up process of a double authentication system. At one step there, we ask users to input their telephone number. Right now users have to click on the flag and choose ...
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UX Task Success and Page views

I have a funnel setup for a page which tracks A,B,C button click to complete the task. You can only do this if there is an item on this page. My question is should I track the page views at the start ...
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What is the best way to map a product's system of notifications?

I am looking for some design research or other method which is used to map notification's frequency, priority, and intensity based upon a user's emotion, behavior, etc. This method could be applied ...
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Just infinite scrolling or infinite loop with 'show more' button [duplicate]

Hi :) i want to know about your opinioin about how infinite scroll works (like twitter, facebook, etc) and compare it with infinite scroll + 'load more content' button after pass some contents (like ...
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is it good practice to keep search bar under tabs while design the webApp?

I've been designing a web app for the past four months. A case scenario comes out while designing the product page. In the product page, a couple of categories have on this product page in which are ...
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Is there a need to display arrows in the drop-down fields in the mobile application?

We build a simple mobile app form with 2 drop-down fields and one text input field for iOS and Android platform. My question is should we definitely use a small arrow icon at the end of field that ...
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Communicating that something is clean

I am building a Website on which the status of different machines will be displayed. System Status: ON/OFF/CLEANING/etc. and Cleaning Status: CLEAN/DIRTY/WARNING. The system status is communicated ...
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Do users need to know if it's a user error or a system error?

Is there a reason users would want to know if the error is a user error or a system error? How would this help them, as long as they know what to do in each instance (this would be an explanation of ...
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Is it okay if the primary action after an operation is visible after scrolling

I am designing a web app which contain many different tools this particular tool has two fields one in which user uploads a single file and other where user can upload multiple files. The problem is ...
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Master-Detail-Detail View for Mobile

I'm designing a mobile app that uses a master-detail-detail model. The first screen is a list of records from table A. The user can select on record and show the details of that record. Then there is ...
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Why there are 3 lines in all types of menu icons?

I have noticed that all types of menu icons are using three lines or dots. From a UI/UX perspective, does it matter the number of lines/dots? For example if someone decides to use only one or six ...
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Should a “Save as New” or “Duplicate” button open the new file, or keep the original file open?

It seems like the current UX pattern is to have both files open at once. If you can only have one file open at a time, should you open the new file or keep the original file open?
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Why do some websites use numbers next to filters? [closed]

I've noticed multiple apps/websites (especially travel) make use of putting a number next to a filter to indicate how many results will be returned. I have some concepts of why this is a useful ...
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Own design feels awesome, dull over time

I was working on a mobile app design, at the beginning when designing app it looks awesome, but over time it became dull without changing anything significant (same colors, same fonts, same dimensions)...
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How to visualize “deviation”?

Problem I want to visualize a value that indicates the amount of deviation a certain resource's value is from its default value. In this specific case, a higher deviation is bad and a low one is good....
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Should variations of a color, within a color palette, only consist of tints and shades of that color?

I'm designing an IDE with dark UI. We have an existing color palette, but our (~10) greys seem off when applied to the IDE in the large quantities dark UI calls for. When analysing each swatch, I ...
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Inventory management view

I am working on an Inventory management application for telephone numbers. Numbers are divided into four product types and have a lot of interlinked information. For e.g. a user can have all four ...
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Why is automatic reopening previous windows/tabs such a common pattern?

I love being able to continue to work where i left off, but not if i explicitly told an application/os to stop or if it crashed. Sometimes i choose to restore what i had opened before, but i am not ...
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Margin Usage on Body

My team is working on creating a dashboard and we’re having a bit of a conflict as to whether the body of the website should have a margin or not. The above image is the dashboard with the margin and ...
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HTML Email Clickable Address Link

I have a bit of a conundrum I was hoping the community could help me with. I'm developing a HTML email right now with physical address text (123 Main st. Citytown, Michigan 48484). I can certainly ...
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Notification Center UX

I’m working with a client on their notification center for their web app. They have a business need to send mobile push notifications and also in-app notifications/alert messages for the same goal ...
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Onomatopoeia accessibility

I have such a hard time making onomatopoeias accessible. The copies of the product have words like "omg", "mmmm", "wow" and I would like to make them accessible for all user using a screen reader, ...
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Two search bars, but only on the help page

I know multiple search bars is frowned upon, but what about on the help page? For example: Like Amazon, the main purpose of our site is to search for things. My thinking is, they're having trouble ...
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Statistics (or tools) on screen calibration & readability

Fairly straight forward question, but I could not find any answers to it. Are there any known statistics regarding screen calibration & readability? Are there any colors to avoid where screen ...
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Having external links (hyperlinks) and multiple actions in the same dashboard page

I am working on a huge system which is meant to provide internal user to manage products' lifecycle. Thus, it's like a complicated dashboard containing lots of information and data grid and ...
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Aligning single column layout

In his article "Designing Learn JavaScript’s course portal", Zell Liew chose a single column layout aligned closer to the left. He defends his choice by explaining that it improves legibility. ...
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How to abbreviate long numbers?

I am designing an interface which has some edge cases where a users balance could be incredibly large, such as 11 digits. As these are edge cases I don't want to change the UI to account for them. I ...
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Do users need to filter search results?

I’m working on a ~100 page site for a financial services company, and was wondering if I need to include filtering on their search results page. I have prominent functionality to modify a search and ...
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List item label problem

I'm facing a problem where I have a list item that has multiple values and one of them is a number that's ambiguous, therefore I want to label it. However a problem (in my opinion) that it creates is ...
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What are the overarching strategies or artefacts for improving UX of products

Not sure exactly how to phrase this question, but what would you consider overarching strategies or artefacts for improving UX of products in the long term. These would be maintained within team and ...
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Table bulk action placement guidance

I have been working on adding bulk actions to our data tables. I have noticed that most of the data table I have seen display "bulk action" above the table. I would think that users usually scan the ...
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Correct Terminology for windows: keyboard preferences

This is a UX/documentation issue combined with a "what the heck" windows issue; hopefully this is the right place to post it, I couldn't find a stackexchange site focused on documentation. In my ...
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What is the design pattern name of onboarding popups jumping step by step (image)

we would like to implement functionality like below, but I cannot find out name of this ux pattern. Those screen is from GSuite admin but you can find it in many applications. It jumps step by step ...
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What is the best way to show invoice details in email? [closed]

I am having a problem creating e-mail design for my company. I try to create a table for invoice details and i don't know what is the best way to show info in a clear way to the user.
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Tiles or Grid as default view ? (for files)

Are there any statistics on whether users use more often list/tiles view in their file drives? e.g file explorer, mac finder, G-drive, Drop-box, OneDrive... I know the value of each display but want ...
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How come people are confused I asked user is the day 05/05/05 or 05/05/05 or 05/05/05? [closed]

I just don't know why can't they answer a simple question, which date format are they using: 05/05/05 or 05/05/05 or 05/05/05, why can't they answer it? Here's what I mean, why can't they answer this, ...
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Alternative to list item master-detail view

I have a list of items. All having the same default details. User is allowed to... 1. Change defaults for all the items at 1 shot. 2. Filter for some items and change the default value(s). What is the ...
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Material design edge-to-edge chips field error display

The material design spec for text and chip fields says that errors should be displayed below the field In the case of edge-to-edge chips fields (like those at the top of the chips page: https://...
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What is the difference between Proto-personas, Data-driven, Lean Persona and Ad hoc Personas?

So I'm a little confused between these 4 types of personas I've discovered in books and articles. Proto-persona Ad hoc Persona Data-driven Persona Lean Persona What are the differences between them?...
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Is limiting About Section text input more beneficial or annoying?

Background: According to the study below (Found on NN), users read less than 1/4th of all text on a given webpage. So, theoretically, organizations would benefit from having much shorter about ...
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Do users care about notification settings?

Setting the stage: We have a mobile-app with multiple services from different domains. Each with their own alerts. We are only talking about PUSH NOTIFICATIONS Problem We send alerts from those ...
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UI/UX in agile team vs technical limitation of design

I am a team leader with decent programming background. I learned basics of basics of UI design during my studies, however I am far from being experienced in this field. So please forgive me my ...
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How to improve Failing Design Systems [closed]

I want to know the reasons why design systems fail and want to know how they can be made to work in case if they have already been failed.
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Cookie information sharing and management mechanism

I went on the Red Dot Design website and was greeted by this interesting pop-up: I really like how it has clarified the Cookie information, but it actually doesn't seem to allow any selection other ...

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