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Steve Wortham
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57 votes
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What's the best way to highlight a Required field on a web form before submission?

53 votes
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Activation email message optimization

52 votes

Common web app usability gotchas?

31 votes
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Most User-Friendly Form Fields for Entering Date/Time?

30 votes
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To tooltip or not to tooltip?

29 votes

Autosave UI pattern

24 votes

Why do traffic lights have three separate light bulbs instead of having one?

18 votes
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What is the important aspect to consider when deciding where windows interaction buttons should be placed?

17 votes

How to tell user to wait for the verification email?

15 votes

Greater Than > or Plus +

15 votes

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

14 votes

Yes/No radio buttons: Vertical or horizontal Alignment

13 votes
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How much color may a UI have?

13 votes
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How do you control for a user's state of mind when asking for quantitative feedback?

13 votes
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What makes a good tag separator?

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Choosing high contrast text color (in relation to background color) dynamically

12 votes

Best practices for online help

11 votes

Why might right aligned field labels be better?

11 votes

Is infinite scrolling justifiable?

10 votes

Will forcing response time to the average time as a minimum improve UX?

10 votes

Simplicity vs. Flexibility

9 votes
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Standardized (web) application error messages?

9 votes

When you hate your design and you're almost finished with it, what do you do?

9 votes
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nice way to display a text message for two dates (range)

7 votes

Should date validation allow "091011"?

6 votes

Context sensitive help for wordy user preferences

6 votes
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Usability testing for open-source projects?

5 votes
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Radio Button Best Practices (Answer Limit)

5 votes

Do progress bars help completion rates?

5 votes

Is it better to use a positive or a negative command for a button, checkbox, etc.?