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Is it good practice to force users to give us their email address before showing them our site?
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No. Forcing the user to enter an email address before they can view your products will more than likely drive them away, for the following reasons: Increased barrier to entry to your site - resulting ...

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Why does Apple use images of text for headers?
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They're focussing on visual consistency, at the price of accessibility. It's not how the Web is supposed to work, but it's not much of a surprise that Apple take this stance, given their extremely ...

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Keyboard shortcuts for blog navigation
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Yes, I would recommend using keyboard shortcuts for scrolling to specific breakpoints if you have compelling content that can be scanned or viewed in rapid succession (photo blogs are a particularly ...

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Communicating optional, non-exclusive paths through a registration process
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When presented with unusual problems, I start to question how we ended up in such an odd place—"why haven't others stumbled on this issue much before?" Given that question, it became apparent that we ...

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How to make a text look "clickable" in mobile applications?
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If you're not in a browser or other environment that the user feels comfortable clicking links in, you must try even harder to delineate links or clickable elements. Blue with an underline is the ...

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