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Alternatives for different actions
abstract images or words that express a physical meaning, process or concept but are distinct from what they represent.
A web design approach aimed providing an optimal viewing experience across a wide range of devices, from mobile phones and tablets to desktop computer monitors
A bounded, self-contained element within the UI that signifies a tightly related set of information and actions.
used both for questions about designer's intuition (not always a reliable guide), and for questions about how readily users will understand how to use a UI.
Facebook is a social media web site. Usability questions on the Facebook tag concerns Facebook itself, applications within Facebook and extension of Facebook features.
the action of a computer user moving a pointer to a certain location on a screen (point) and then pressing a mouse button, usually the left button (click)
For questions regarding when or whether to disable certain functions or controls in an interface or how to communicate the disabled state to the user.
Alert is a colloquial term used to define a machine-to-person communication that is important and/or time sensitive. An alert contains user-requested content such as a reminder (important), a notifica…
putting items into order, for example alphabetic.
In the context of interface design, chat refers to the patterns and components that support the feature and interactions for either a real-live exchange between an agent (either a customer/technical s…
A shorthand way of saying "modal window": a panel that appears over and disables the main content, requiring user interaction with it.
the process by which companies create value for customers and build strong customer relationships, in order to capture value from customers in return
Perception is the way users attain understanding about what is happening by interpreting visual and other UX clues.
a set of important aspects of a thing than can be said to collectively define it and used to compare it to others
a landing page, sometimes known as a "lead capture page" or a "lander", is a single web page that appears in response to clicking on a search engine optimized search result or an online advertisement.…
The act of transcribing some form of information into another medium, usually through input into a computer program
Inline edit is a design pattern that enables the user to edit text directly in the page without requiring going to a separate page or opening a dialog overlay. It makes the interaction more direct and…
the evaluation or assessment of something, in terms of quality, quantity or some combination of both
HTML5 is a language for structuring and presenting content for the World Wide Web, a core technology of the Internet. It is the latest revision of the HTML standard and currently remains under develop…
A scrollbar is an object in a graphical user interface (GUI) with which continuous text, pictures or anything else can be scrolled
A Datetimepicker is user interface widgets that allow the user to choose a date, a time, or a date and time for an input field.
Legibility is the ease with which text can be read (dependent upon formatting regardless of content). It is sometimes confused with readability, which is the ease with which a text can be understood …
is the act of arranging elements that obeys a certain set of rules or specifications
a way of displaying a list of events in chronological order
a menu bar with many items to perform common tasks in an application, often visible from the main window or all windows of an application.
An operating system created series by Apple Inc. since 2002.
A way to test the UX of an application by displaying one version of it to 50% of the users of the application, and displaying another version to the rest of the users. You then compare how the two ver…
A profile is a dataset which describes a user of a system. Examples of information stored might include biographical information, contact details, an avatar, or data about activity or content associa…
Helpful information or criticism that is collected to find out what can be done to improve a product.
Carousels, aka Sliders, are an interactive widget/design pattern used to present multiple featured content items in a limited space.
application or an "app", is computer software designed to help the user to perform specific tasks
a program written to be used by a business.
A screen's resolution is its size as measured by the number of components (usually pixels) it contains. Sample screen resolutions for PC monitors include 1280x800 pixels, 1024x768 pixels, etc.
Page layout is the part of graphic design that deals with the arrangement of visual elements on a page.
Non-functional prototypes of the user interface.