Archive for 'Forms'

5 Research Based Tips for a Better Contact Form

5 Research Based Tips for a Better Contact Form

Contact forms are more than a passive method for communication. Great ones inspire user engagement. But what are the key features of a contact form that do just that?

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Why Infield Top Aligned Form Labels are Quickest to Scan

Why Infield Top Aligned Form Labels are Quickest to Scan

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.

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5 Design Tips to Prevent Shopping Cart Abandonment

5 Design Tips to Prevent Shopping Cart Abandonment

Every eCommerce website experiences users who add products to their cart without making a purchase. UX designers need to work with web developers to prevent shopping cart abandonment.

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Why Users Fill Out Less If You Mark Required Fields

Why Users Fill Out Less If You Mark Required Fields

Are most of your users skipping the optional fields on your form? You might not need that extra information, but having it could help you learn more about users and give them a better experience.

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Undo Timers: Comfort Users When Sending Messages

Undo Timers: Comfort Users When Sending Messages

Have you ever sent a message and realized that you made a mistake? Users do this all the time and are left with regret and embarrassment after they press the send button.

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Form Field Input Techniques to Prevent Garbage Output

Form Field Input Techniques to Prevent Garbage Output

A successful checkout form is not only one that gets filled out, but also one that returns correct, reliable user information. This can only happen if you prevent users from giving you garbage output.

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Stop Duplicate Form Submissions with Progress Buttons

Stop Duplicate Form Submissions with Progress Buttons

Imagine a user placing an order on an e-commerce website. They get to the checkout page and accidentally click the “order” button twice. Now they just got billed twice for the same order.

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9 Small User Experience Details Most Websites Miss

9 Small User Experience Details Most Websites Miss

Designing a website that gives users a pleasant experience requires attention to detail. But there are so many aspects that it’s hard to remember the little details that make a site easier to use.

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Unified Calendar Widgets Help Users Pick Dates Faster

Unified Calendar Widgets Help Users Pick Dates Faster

Booking airline tickets is one of the most common online tasks. Every time users book a flight they have to use the calendar widget to pick a leave and return date.

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How to Make Your Form Error Messages More Reassuring

How to Make Your Form Error Messages More Reassuring

Filling out web forms isn’t always an easy task. No matter how simple you make your form, users will make mistakes. When these mistakes happen, do your form error messages give users a feeling of worry or comfort?

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