by anthony on 03/29/17 at 12:40 pm
The navigation bar is one of the most important elements on a site. Users rely on it to find the content they need. When designers don’t design navigation bar buttons correctly they force more work on the user.
Who wants to install software, apply security patches and manage bandwidth when starting a site? Nobody. Squarespace is your all-in-one solution that removes these headaches.
Finding a job as a UX designer is no easy task if you don’t know where to look. There are many job search sites, but many of them display cluttered and hard to read results.
A professional website should not only include exceptional content but great photos as well. Photography has become more important than ever in web design, advertising and social media.
Does your form have two separate fields for first name and last name? If it does, you are making it harder for users to fill out your form. But there’s a better way.
Forms are hard to manage if you don’t have coding experience. You often have to go through the developer to edit form elements and widgets. This can take many meetings, emails and revisions to get right.
Ever visit a site and had a modal window newsletter form pop up in your face? Of course you have, they’re all over the web today. There’s a reason why many sites use them.
2016 was the year of the Chatbot. Microsoft, Facebook, Google, and Samsung have all released chatbots, demonstrating the importance of artificial intelligence on the web.
Are you making the best design decisions on your site? If you don’t know how users are using your site, you probably aren’t. Seeing how users use your site allows you to see actual usability problems that come up.
How would you feel if you asked someone at the store where an item was and they just stood there? You would probably get frustrated and move on.
How easy is it for users to scan your form? If your form is hard to scan, it could take longer than expected for users to complete it. This leads to form abandonment and loss of potential sign ups.
Sign up forms are one of the trickiest web pages to design. Including and excluding certain form elements affects the conversion rate.
Accordion menus are a type of display widget found on desktop and mobile apps. They allow you to display a large number of menu options while conserving space.
Where you place your mobile form buttons can affect task completion and efficiency. If they’re not in a place where users expect to find them, they could abandon their task and your form.
There’s one thing all ecommerce sites have in common. You have to click a button to select the items you want to purchase. But the text labels on the buttons aren’t always the same.
Information evolves over time like a living organism. What’s relevant this year might not hold as much weight a few years from now.
When you or I have a problem, it’s pretty easy for us to imagine a solution. And that solution is filtered through our experiences and responsibilities.