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Mervin
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27 votes
10 answers
1k views

Should aspects such as page render time or time taken to retrieve results be considered part of UX?

22 votes
9 answers
15k views

Should radio buttons be pre-selected?

21 votes
6 answers
20k views

Why do most financial apps use a black or dark background?

20 votes
10 answers
1k views

Should usability testing of a competitor's website be a part of your usability testing routine?

19 votes
4 answers
9k views

Are there any statistics on what orientation people prefer to hold tablets at?

18 votes
5 answers
2k views

Would it be bad design (and unsafe) to put password guidelines next to a login box?

16 votes
3 answers
3k views

Is it bad design to hide a form's success message after a short time?

14 votes
7 answers
7k views

Parallax scrolling and accessibility

14 votes
6 answers
21k views

Is taking the CUA (certified Usability analyst) certification worth it? [closed]

13 votes
7 answers
2k views

Are Mailing list popups bad usability

13 votes
6 answers
5k views

What general questions about UX are best asked during an interview for a UX position in general?

12 votes
5 answers
443 views

Should we worry about dial up users?

11 votes
4 answers
3k views

Why do Pedestrian Traffic Signals only play the audible crossing notification for only a short duration and not for the entire duration of crossing?

11 votes
2 answers
494 views

How do you decide when a website or application is “usable enough”?

10 votes
4 answers
744 views

When should a dropdown be used?

10 votes
1 answer
3k views

Smart phones, touch screens and the "Gorilla arm effect"?

10 votes
1 answer
1k views

Do Generic Testimonials help in building user trust?

9 votes
10 answers
24k views

On Click or On Hover for mega menu in responsive design?

9 votes
2 answers
5k views

Responsive text or truncated text in Mobile devices?

8 votes
4 answers
541 views

Using a secondary set of colors to indicate which elements of the UI can be interacted with

8 votes
4 answers
511 views

While establishing Heuristics for usability testing,do you advise using your own heuristics or pre defined ones

8 votes
3 answers
3k views

Is breaking long menu names into two lines bad design?

8 votes
3 answers
832 views

Why does stackexchange not underline hyperlinks?

8 votes
5 answers
2k views

Pixel precision of wireframes?

8 votes
5 answers
9k views

Pros and cons of a Single Page site versus a Multi page site

7 votes
2 answers
937 views

How large should the logo be for easy clickability?

7 votes
1 answer
2k views

Right call to action buttons vs left call to action buttons?

6 votes
3 answers
525 views

Is it advisable to separate the landing page from the home page of a non profit organization?

6 votes
3 answers
765 views

Are dark non neutrals colors suited for page backgrounds or is it more advisable to go for neutral colors like black or dark grey?

6 votes
3 answers
573 views

Providing warm colors when the content is depressing?