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Conclusion after tests After trying different options mentioned in the question and trying them during usability tests, I think the best tradeoff is to use very light placeholder with "..." at the … placeholder because it communicates nothing Placeholder not listed as an option Don't add placeholder as one of the possible select options …
answered Mar 16 '18 by Maciej Sawicki
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Which is better for "non selected" state? A) Placeholder On usability tests, with this options people are omitting this field. They seem to think that it's not required or it's already chosen … also other option for placeholder, for example "Select...", "---", "--- Select ---" Maybe the text color of placeholder matters? It can't be too dark so that you can see that the field is empty? …
asked Dec 7 '17 by Maciej Sawicki