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Why You Should Avoid Using Modal Windows on Mobile

Why You Should Avoid Using Modal Windows on Mobile

One of the most frustrating things users experience on mobile sites is a modal window. On desktop, modal windows display without issue because of the large screen size.

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Digit: A Tool to Automate Your Savings

Digit: A Tool to Automate Your Savings

Making money is necessary to survive. But if you overspend what you make, you won’t have anything left for emergencies or vacations. Digit is a tool that automates your savings, so you don’t have to think about it.

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Wireframe Papers: Sketch Your App to Life

Wireframe Papers: Sketch Your App to Life

What is the first thing you do when you get an idea for an app? If it’s not sketching, you’re designing apps the wrong way. There are many benefits to sketching out your app before you wireframe it on software.

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Harvest Forecast: Plan Your Team’s Time the Visual Way

Harvest Forecast: Plan Your Team’s Time the Visual Way

Managing teams is hard. Imagine it’s Monday morning and your team doesn’t know what they’re working on for the week. Plans change and schedules change with them. Spreadsheets weren’t built for this.

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Top 3 UX Articles of 2014

2015 is around the corner, so here’s a look back at the top 3 articles on UX Movement for 2014. These articles garnered the most page views out of all the articles published this year.

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How Button Color Contrast Guides Users to Action

How Button Color Contrast Guides Users to Action

Have you ever clicked a wrong button by accident? Users make wrong decisions on modal windows when they’re not guided in the right direction. Many modals prompt users to act without making the different actions clear.

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T-Shirt: Good UX vs. Bad UX

T-Shirt: Good UX vs. Bad UX

The difference between good and bad UX isn’t always easy to explain to someone in words. But the wireframe icons on this shirt say it all. Next time someone asks you what UX is, let your shirt do the talking.

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Design Like Google with Material UI Kit

Design Like Google with Material UI Kit

Have you heard of material design? It’s Google’s new framework for designing intuitive user interfaces. The principles can teach you how to design like Google, but Material UI Kit can help you bring your ideas to life.

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When to Use Toggle Buttons

When to Use Toggle Buttons

Users can get frustrated if they can’t find a specific action on your website. They experience this when you hide actions in dropdown menus. One context where this often happens is sorting content.

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How Link Blocking Can Increase Your Click-through Rate

How Link Blocking Can Increase Your Click-through Rate

User research has proven that the larger a target is, the faster and easier it is to click. That means if you turn a link into a button, you can increase your click-through rate.

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