you786
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Is fixed, persistent navigation now considered good UX?
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I would say that there is a way to get most of the benefits of persistent navigation and avoid the issue of limited screen real estate. Have the navigation be non-persistent, until the user scrolls ...

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How do you communicate the location of a user in a tabbed environment when they've navigated to a page that can't be described using an existing tab?
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Have a link that says "Back" on your detailed report page. IMO, you still are on the paychecks tab. Make sure you allow clicking on the active tab though, because in some users minds clicking the tab ...

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How to prevent bias toward top filter results?
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Simple is better. Unless you really need the load to be balanced equally, just randomize the list. Doesn't require any more data being stored and can be done client-side in the javascript anyways if ...

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How to style jump links to a named anchor in the same page?
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What you can do is have a combination of a partially fixed header along with color changing links. As you scroll down, the section links come with you. When you get to a certain section, that section'...

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My team has to build an app that requires a Facebook auth to enter a sweepstakes. At what stage should the authorization happen?
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I'm not sure I understand your question, but this seems slightly similar to the $300 Million Dollar Button issue to me: The designers fixed the problem simply. They took away the Register button. ...

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What is the best practice for "submit a problem"?
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I like where you are going with the pre filled answers but I'd go with a different approach: First, I would somehow track the last few pages that they were visiting before coming to the help center, ...

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Patterns for keyboard accessible drop down lists
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I would do something similar to how auto-complete for a text box works in most browsers: When selected, pressing down will a) display all options b) if all options are already displayed, then move ...

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