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peterchen
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55 votes
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What is the impact of spelling mistakes for users?

50 votes

When is an exception message too big?

22 votes
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The logic behind having an OK button and Apply button

21 votes

Is Shift+Click for item selection a historical mistake?

18 votes

Solutions for dealing with really bad user entering wrong data?

17 votes
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Address entry as a single textarea

14 votes
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When to use previous/next vs. back/forward? (and what about back/next?)

13 votes
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How do you indicate progress to users in a multi-step form?

13 votes

When creating a GUI wizard, should all pages/tabs be of the same size?

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Should video be used on home pages for company brochure sites?

12 votes
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Building a marketplace - which one is better a unified registration or two separate ones?

12 votes
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How should I mark "Mandatory" and "Optional" fields in a form?

10 votes

Autosave UI pattern

10 votes
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How does a "random page" option help an application to succeed?

10 votes
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Does it make sense to allow users to re-order / choose UI elements?

10 votes
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How many letters should be typed in "guessing" ajax search before first suggestion?

10 votes
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Which one is better in our case if MDI is considered bad?

10 votes

Why is tree representation of data becoming unpopular?

10 votes

Is it ok to force uppercase for the first letters of names?

9 votes
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Which is more motivating to continue a process until completion: a percentage, or the number of steps?

9 votes
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Tri-state checkbox: Which state should be selected after clicking?

9 votes

How to build a budgeting interface (sum of items must equal 100)?

8 votes

Visualization / Chart for resource workload planning

8 votes
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Which of the following layouts is better in terms of design and usability (Online date renting site)?

8 votes

Paying test subjects for user testing/beta testing

8 votes
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Most Logical Sudoku Interface?

7 votes
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When would you prefer a custom/skinned user interface in a desktop application?

7 votes
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How to present presets relating to a date range picker

7 votes

How do you conquer the challenge of designing for large screen real-estate?

7 votes
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How do you convince your employer that sketching is important?

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