A tag is a keyword or label that categorizes your question with other, similar questions. Using the right tags makes it easier for others to find and answer your question.
Standards are officially sanctioned guidelines for design.
Payment usually refers to electronic fund transfers in e-commerce checkouts.
For questions about UX in games that would be best answered by UX professionals rather than game developers.
Keeping a consistent look and feel within an application. For questions about whether to break consistency and when or how to foster a sense of consistency.
Autocomplete involves the program predicting a word or phrase that the user wants to type in without the user actually typing it in completely
textual labels applied to content to denote a category, decided either by the creator of content or a user of an application. Common in content rich applications to aid searching.
Information is data within a context. It is conveyed through the presentation or representation of the data in one of many different modes.
A visual element that shows dates organised in a structured manner, often to allow selection of a date or chronologically group information.
A description of a user archetype that aids designers by allowing them to follow the mindset of specific types of users when test users are not available.
only for questions related to the iPad device, excluding generic tablet size questions
a character string used to represent a location on the Internet that can be typed or accessed by a user. URLs often present in human-readable the organization behind the website and the function of th…
For questions about the process of introducing a new user to an application or website, e.g. with tutorials and registration.
A shorthand way of saying "modal window": a panel that appears over and disables the main content, requiring user interaction with it.
text, usually about how to use a program.
Google is a multinational company which evolved from a search engine.
A tablet is a mobile computer, larger than a mobile phone, integrated into a flat touch screen .
Questions about how a system informs the user its state or status. How and what a system tells a user about the state of the system can have a meaningful impact on the system's usability.
for questions related to user accounts (not accounting)
Handling and explaining errors gracefully so as to have the least negative impact on a user's experience and workflow.
A diagram showing the relation between different quantities
Placement of interface or informational items such that they line up neatly, which can be used for aesthetic design or to suggest associations between related entities.
the process by which information or options are sorted to aid finding items and understanding their relationships to other items.
PLEASE THINK CAREFULLY IF YOU WANT TO USE THIS TAG! REQUESTS FOR TOOL RECOMMENDATIONS ARE OFF-TOPIC FOR STACK EXCHANGE SITES. Hardware or Software tools used by UX professionals to do their work. Al…
"Breadcrumbs" or "breadcrumb trail" is a navigation aid used in user interfaces. It allows users to keep track of their locations within programs or documents.
A bounded, self-contained element within the UI that signifies a tightly related set of information and actions.
a scripting language that allows web pages to present dynamic content to users, such as validation of web forms or automatic saving of data to reduce frustration or to allow visual effects otherwise i…
An accordion is a stacked list of item references (e.g. labels or thumbnails), where each item can be "expanded" or "stretched" to reveal more content associated with that item. Typically only one ite…
Numbers are used to count and calculate.
element that displays various forms of information to the side of an application or desktop user interface
Use only for questions related to sorting and item ordering
Different formal and systematic approaches to improving UX and assessing its quality.
the location in time or space of a control or element, position is often controlled to imply meaning or emphasis for an item.
Questions relating to the use of the common pointing device.
Alternatives for different actions
regards the User Experience of faceted search
Headers are an area of a website found at the top of the page, and traditionally contain elements such as site navigation, logo, and other site-wide controls and elements.