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Where does your front end dev sit?

Ideally, they sit in their own office by themselves, so they aren't distracted and aren't quick to distract other developers. Studies show that millions of dollars are lost every year JUST by ...
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Position of a bar near a search input

It is an extremely interesting question, and the problem has several dimensions. Understanding the refinement Tis is the main problem I see here. The "Results Radius" does not convey any meaning ...
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Where does your front end dev sit?

As a front end developer / engineer myself, I find it to be more valuable to work with designers. After all, I do turn design into interaction (which is a form of design). After the design is ...
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Where does your front end dev sit?

I'm worried by this point in your question, which I feel may be at the core of why you are asking this at all: I'm working to expand our capability by adding front end devs so we can have better ...
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For a classifieds website, should we ask the user for location before or after searching?

I think you can have both worlds in the scenario you described. First, add the "choose location" as optional input box when searching. Insert it near the search field so that it will be seen, but don'...
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Position of a bar near a search input

@Dom has explained it very well and I do agree with him. However, if you are looking for a solution with the same approach in mockup, I would suggest you change the position of the slider to top-...
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Where to put a live video feed in our app

Provided the user is able to zoom in / out, and move this map to be able to see what they want, I would suggest that you put the video feed on top of the map in the top corner. If you look at google ...
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When to Ask for Location During Sign Up

Suggestion: I'm not sure what fields of the address you are collecting. I would see if you can limit the entry to Zip Code or City. That's a low point of friction that pinpoints the location of the ...
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For a classifieds website, should we ask the user for location before or after searching?

I think that this approach would provide the most control: download bmml source – Wireframes created with Balsamiq Mockups
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Best practice for having a user enter their location?

The best solution from a user perspective is probably having a single search field, as we can see on Booking.com. At the same time, it's also the most complicated to develop. When designing this ...
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Filter by area - how to include items with no physical location?

Option 1 Specify On-line Service as a location. It's more understandable, compared to No Location. Then Location header is more appropriate, compared to Area. Pro: users can explicitly choose, if they ...
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Ordering UK Regions (NUTS)

There obviously is a standard listing, as evidenced by the coding (illustrated on the map in Wikipedia): What you could do, to illustrate the order, if you don't want to provide a map, is list the ...
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Should location/address form fields default to the user's current location?

That's a big assumption you are making in there. I would say that it's the very opposite because of all the smart devices. User can be anywhere and by filling the form with false data sounds really ...
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Where should I place my credits for my App?

Create a section "About" in your app menu, with the description of you/your company (bio, contact details, etc) and the credits for resources used. EDIT: Someone made the same question in 2013, take ...
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Should location/address form fields default to the user's current location?

Never - People are mobile and so are devices theirfore the application would pick up on the current location based upon the wifi/location sensor in the device. Also, VPN's (which I use all the time) ...
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Where does your front end dev sit?

Organize by work type A front end developer should sit with Development. In my opinion, that isn't a topic to debate. It serves a couple of purposes: They are located with and inspired by their ...
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Where does your front end dev sit?

As I commented, this is a really impossible question to answer conclusively. It all depends on your company and the project and any other number of variables. That said, I've been in this position ...
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Where does your front end dev sit?

From my personal experience as a Frontend Developer I find it more convenient sitting with the UI/UX team. Because I am implementing their designs in to actual prototypes and it's easier to polish the ...
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Why does Google Maps translate/transliterate English street names to Hangul?

Thinking on my own experiences in traveling to places with different alphabets, it was nice to have both the local alphabet and the Latin alphabet on maps and signs, so that I could both match the ...
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How to show an approximate location along a route on a map?

I think you gave the answer in the question: Why not mark the part of the road with color, thick line, dotted line etc. or a combination of those. Connect the label/info to it with a line or arrow. ...
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Where does your front end dev sit?

In the old company, we have sit closer to Back-end Developers. So basically receiving the designs from an external agency, then after the implementation, working with back-end to help them implement ...
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Should location/address form fields default to the user's current location?

Not a final solution, but as idea to think: you can suggest location and give the ability to easily use it if it right with some kind of button. In this case you also gives the information about ...
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Should location/address form fields default to the user's current location?

No, this shouldn't be default. You could offer it as an option but I wouldn't give the user too much choices because of reasons already mentioned (false data). And not ever user is happy when websites ...
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Should location/address form fields default to the user's current location?

I'd say this is overkill, but if you really want to be smart, maybe you could get the user's current location behind the scenes, and when he/she starts filling in the form, auto-suggest the current ...
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What's the best way to get the users to do Manual Selection of Location on Mobile App?

You don't state in your question what exposure your app has, or how defined the location needs to be. However, the best option for less literate users would be to ask them to enter their zip/post ...
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Ordering UK Regions (NUTS)

I'd include Scot/NI/Wales in your north-south (major axis), east-west (minor axis) classification. It's essentially scanning the UK from top to bottom a row at a time, Scotland's at the top like it ...
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How to get the user to set his location on a mobile app?

The simple solution to your problem is to explain why you want to turn on their location sharing setting and how it can benefit them. The way you actually design the interaction can be however you ...
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Share location in service-agnostic way

The solution which is very simle and works fine in any case, is: Eiffel Tower (see on map) 5 Avenue Anatole France 75007 Paris France Provide: An address A link to the map An map fragment as an ...
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The address of a business

If '100 Main Street' is part of their brand, then it should probably be part of the visual design of the branding on the site. (Part of the logo). If you want people who are new to the restaurant (i....
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