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Why Users Fill Out Forms Faster with Unified Text Fields

Why Users Fill Out Forms Faster with Unified Text Fields

Nothing turns users off more than a long and complicated form. There are many ways designers can simplify their forms to make them faster and easier to fill out.

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Store Locator Forms Simplified to One Text Field

Store Locator Forms Simplified to One Text Field

Users use forms to do many things. Finding a local store to shop at is one thing that should take them little time and effort to do. However, most store locator forms are hard to use and take up too much time.

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Why Your Form Help Tips Should Open on Mouse Hover

Why Your Form Help Tips Should Open on Mouse Hover

Imagine a user who is filling out your form to buy your product. They suddenly run into a field that they have a question about. The good news is that you have a help tip next to the field to answer their question.

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Scoped Search Makes Information Harder to Find

Scoped Search Makes Information Harder to Find

Search is an essential feature for websites to have. Without it, users would have to rely on the navigation to find what they want. With it, users can find specific information easier.

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Why Your Form Checkboxes Need to Have Label Tags

Why Your Form Checkboxes Need to Have Label Tags

When designers think about forms, they usually think about text fields and submit buttons. Checkboxes don’t always get as much attention because they aren’t used as much. However, this doesn’t mean that designer should ignore how they display checkboxes.

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Innovative Techniques to Simplify Sign Ups and Logins

Innovative Techniques to Simplify Sign Ups and Logins

There are many ways to design sign up and login forms. Most designers are familiar with the conventional ways. But understanding and applying a few innovative techniques could make your forms simpler and more efficient to fill out.

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Captchas vs. Spambots: Why the Slider Captcha Wins

Captchas vs. Spambots: Why the Slider Captcha Wins

Anyone who has a form on their website has seen their fair share of spam. Spam is a huge problem for site owners. It can cost businesses time and money. To fight spam, many sites put captchas on their forms.

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Best Practices for Modal Windows

Best Practices for Modal Windows

User interfaces use modal windows to alert or prompt users to action before they can complete task. When they’re used right, they can ease the user’s task.

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Why Modal Windows Have Killed Popup Windows

Why Modal Windows Have Killed Popup Windows

Users used to see popup windows everywhere on the web. Today, modal windows have taken its place. With modal windows dominating the web, popup windows are now a thing of the past.

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Discover Popular Keywords with a Search Combo Box

Discover Popular Keywords with a Search Combo Box

Most search boxes on websites allow users to do one thing. They allow them to search for information using keywords. But some users might not have a keyword in mind to search for.

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