by anthony on 01/10/17 at 3:32 pm
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.
In the world of forms, there are two types of data input found on text fields. There’s data input that has no format (characters only).
Designing a website can take more time and effort than expected if you’re designing it from scratch. It’s faster to design off an existing template if it matches the site you want to build.
Years ago it was common practice to place a link to your sitemap in the footer navigation. Those days are over because the footer itself has become the new site map.
Whether you’re a complete beginner or have tinkered around with code, The Complete Web Developer Course can turn you into a full-fledged, professional programmer in just 12 short weeks.
Is the user interface an extension of the user, or is it a separate entity that speaks to the user? This is a question that designers have trouble answering when labeling their menu items.
Creating the best user experience calls for more than following best practices. You have to see what users are actually doing on your site to find out where the real problems are.
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.
No matter who you are, forgetting a password sometimes happens. That’s why most login forms offer a ‘Forgot Password’ link to reset the password.
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.
What tool would you use to hit a nail in? Only a hammer comes to mind. This is because a hammer’s form meets that specific function. It’s form matching function gives it its utility and value.
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.