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The process or fact of personally observing, encountering, or undergoing something
is a process of problem solving and planning for a software solution
the time it takes a UI to respond to an action by the user and the effect this has on UX.
the Microsoft desktop Operating System family.
A visual representation of a spatial area or non-spatial concept.
An action is a method or process by which something is achieved by a user. Actions are usually associated with controls, which allow the user to complete an action by operating the control. Examples o…
An interface element that indicates the progress of process by filling a percentage of a shape (usually a rectangle or a bar) with a color. The percent of the bar that is filled reflects the progress …
a setting affects system function and performance.
A simulation of a product created prior to development for the purpose of testing or gathering feedback.
key combinations that allow quick access to certain functionality, often used for power users or command line interfaces.
The formatting of text and numbers to improve readability or to otherwise improve comprehension.
The state of transmitting or receiving information.
adapting an interface or content to the different languages, skill sets and expectancies of a globally accessible application.
Affordance is a property of an object that naturally indicates how the object can be used.
a method of direct manipulation where a user moves an item via a pointing device to "grab and drag" an item to a desired location, then "dropping" the item to specify an action to perform.
Asking a user to confirm the correctness of input either from the system or from the user themselves
media such as that shown on youtube. Questions often relate to how and when to use this on web pages.
Increased detail and explanation for users to gain understanding on certain topics.
a queue for holding items to be purchased online as an analogy to physical shopping carts.
Patterns to help advance prospects along the sales funnel.
Hover is an interaction state where a pointer (usually a mouse cursor) is held over an item to perform an action or display information.
widely accepted and understood ways of presenting information and interaction opportunities in a UI.
An 'app' or application typically a self-contained program.
an input allowing selection of a point on a linear scale
Messages are objects of communication with the goal to pass information between communicators (human or non-human).
informational bits of text that appear to guide a user through an interface, usually popping up when a user hovers over an interface element such as a button.
Typography is the art, process, or style of setting type and creating glyphs.
movement of elements on a screen that can help solidify their relationship, create a visual appeal or rearrange/remove controls or information presented visually
any process of arranging items in some sequence and/or in different sets
is a place where something happens or is set and may also refer to cultural adaptation for specific countries, regions, or groups.
positioning of visual elements relative to each other.
a dialog box is a type of window used to enable a "dialog" between a computer and its user.
a banner, button, or some type of graphic or text on a website meant to prompt a user to click it and continue down a conversion funnel
For questions about UX in games that would be best answered by UX professionals rather than game developers.
Standards are officially sanctioned guidelines for design.
A home page or index page has various related meanings to do with web sites: It is also usually the first page that the link/site takes you to.