Mike Eng
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User friendly error message for invisible reCAPTCHA
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You mentioned that in most cases a refresh and submitting the form again would resolve the error, but it seems that a refresh and second attempt would not actually resolve it if: someone is coming ...

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What UX metrics can I get from a web application?
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3 votes

Making Sense of Usability Metrics: Usability and Six Sigma (PDF) outlines the following quantitative metrics that could easily be applied to web applications: Completion rate Error rate User ...

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Does a "faster" loading indicator make website/software seem faster?
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3 votes

Yes. http://uxmovement.com/buttons/how-to-make-progress-bars-feel-faster-to-users/ describes three ways to alter progress indicators to make them appear faster (or more palatable to users). Use ...

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How do I make it obvious that Autocomplete suggestions are not mandatory?
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You could add the exact contents (in quotes) of the field as another line below the autocomplete options. Add a scrollbar if necessary, but the bottom (exact contents of the field) should always be ...

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Which is more likely to be understood, *Hover* or *Mouseover*?
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6 votes

Both are actually technical terms. CSS has a :hover selector. JavaScript has an onmouseover event. jQuery has both hover and mouseover methods. But as Don Norman would say, if something needs a ...

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Recommend UI modifications
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Dates Currently the arrows moving the months shown are not intuitive (it's not immediately clear whether a click on an arrow shifts 4 months or 1 month at a time). Recommendation: it would be better ...

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Best practices to prevent distracting and overwhelming design?
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It does appear cluttered. Although the grouping of elements is logical and follows some good sensibilities, it's difficult to distinguish them because they are crammed together. Don't be afraid of ...

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What motivates people to keep on sharing ideas, develop new concepts and innovate on online innovation communities?
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Jono Bacon, former community manager of the Ubuntu (Linux) operating system wrote a good e-book on managing communities called The Art of Community. It's good for the nuts and bolts on managing open ...

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