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Clay Nichols
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21 votes
3 answers
14k views

What is a sans-serif font that still clearly differentiates similar characters like: l 1, i etc

20 votes
4 answers
7k views

What does it mean that Wicked Problems have no Stopping Rule?

12 votes
5 answers
4k views

What symbols should be used for YES and NO when the user can't read?

9 votes
6 answers
749 views

What are some ways you can encourage people to read the Instructions?

7 votes
2 answers
10k views

What is the latest research on Serif vs. Sans Serif fonts for readability and retention esp. for those with vision issues [duplicate]

6 votes
2 answers
691 views

What are HTML colors that could be used for a 4 level performance measurement (Poor, OK, Good, Great) that would work with color blind people?

6 votes
1 answer
2k views

What is a standard symbols for "more info" or "expand to show more"?

5 votes
8 answers
2k views

What is the best practice for "submit a problem"?

5 votes
2 answers
221 views

Any research showing which is easier for humans? SUB.Domain.com or Domain.com/SUB

4 votes
1 answer
164 views

Affordance to encourage tablet user to touch textbox (to get onscreen keyboard) on touchscreen?

4 votes
5 answers
452 views

Is there a better term than ACCOUNT (as in User Account)

4 votes
2 answers
239 views

What is the standard practice for a mouse-over "highlight" of a picture that is under the cursor?

3 votes
1 answer
370 views

What is the best practice for indicating (in, say, a task list) : Completed, In progress, not started

3 votes
3 answers
673 views

Is it secure (safe) to inform a user logging in that "on user with that login ID exists, please create a login"

3 votes
2 answers
1k views

What are the options for displaying 3 metrics in a 2D graph?

2 votes
1 answer
439 views

What is a standard Visual design effect to indicate default button?

2 votes
2 answers
159 views

What are the pros/cons of showing a Tip if User-Not-Used-Feature-in-X-Days

2 votes
2 answers
111 views

Getting user to say only the missing word from a phrase

2 votes
1 answer
78 views

Name for special limited alphabet that doesn't include "look alikes" (o, 0, i, 1, L)

1 vote
1 answer
122 views

CSS effect to indicate link is a video?

1 vote
5 answers
400 views

How to make it clear which button is the Primary (default)?

1 vote
3 answers
109 views

How to hint at how many characters are in an answer? _ _ _ (3)

1 vote
4 answers
83 views

How can I indicate (briefly)in our Registration (signup) screen that they should use a different password from their email?

1 vote
0 answers
181 views

Any suggestions for letting user Activation by clicking link OR typing in confirmation code?

1 vote
1 answer
2k views

Are there (nearly) universal symbols for SAME and DIFFERENT?

1 vote
1 answer
1k views

How to indicate SubTotal and Total in a chart or table

1 vote
2 answers
129 views

What is a Plain English term for "Device" in the USA? [closed]

1 vote
4 answers
2k views

What are the Design Patterns to indicate something has been clicked?

1 vote
1 answer
416 views

What is a Design pattern for "Remember Me" that forces user to explicitly choose "remember" or "do not remember?

1 vote
2 answers
750 views

How to provide tooltip-like hint on a Touch Screen and user to move it to another item (viiew tooltip for other screen elements)