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From the usability point of view are text links in italics a good or a bad idea?
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If you have to explain what is a link and what is not a link, there's a problem. I agree with Boby Jack but i must also add that revealing links like that, with a hover action, is just plain bad ...

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Turn 403s into 404s?
3 votes

Well, if they are curious or trying to be smart, with a web crawler or some tool like that, or even googlebots, they will see a lot of 404's, but they won't desist. The 403 is a "stop right there", ...

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Is my suspicion correct, that QR codes will be a short-lived standard with little effect?
2 votes

The important thing about symbols is that they represent things. When the user sees a QR code, or a barcode in general, he/she knows that it contains information. Scanning a logo for the sake of it ...

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What's a good scroll bar equivalent for a spiral script?
2 votes

Maybe the previous answers were to technical or correct, but you should not search for an equivalent, but another way of achieving the goal of reading a book. If it's just too familiar or very iphoney ...

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Should a sentence ending with a URL terminate with a period?
1 votes

The problem i see is with mobile devices text selection algorithm. Some OSs will select the url as part of the sentence, selecting all the sentence, others wont, we can't know for sure. Have you ...

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Scrolling vs. Pagination for a Mobile Order Form
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Resistive screens tend to "jump" when making gestures, they are not very reliable for this. A good arrow to change pages and a nice clicking sound will feel just like home.

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Best UX for filtering
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Given that it's for scientific users a command line type of argument would be best. If they can batch some visualizations and then review them as a whole it would be best. Remember to output the user ...

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Approach for archiving a site for an annual event
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Make a bold statement about the year. And a section for the archive. A floating bar on the top with each year would be good for getting visits on previous events.

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Is the concept of versions out of date?
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Back in the not so distant future, some slaves didn't even have names, real names, just a nickname or a group name. Names didn't made much sense in that context, the same reason why farm animals don't ...

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UI design with MINIMUM number of clicks
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This is a wild thought: Assign a number/key from the keyboard to each option, the user already knows how to use a keyboard, fast, it will be natural. Each state can be managed by just cycling the ...

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