Buttons

Articles on optimizing buttons and links

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Buttons

Why ‘Sign Up’ and ‘Sign In’ Button Labels Confuse Users

How fast can you spot the difference between ‘sign up’ and ‘sign in’? Using these button labels together causes users to click the wrong button. But it's not their fault.
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Buttons

How to Use Gradients on Buttons

Gradients are often used on user interfaces to give it a natural look and feel. They act as a single light source lit from above mimicking the sun. This effect gives objects depth in appearance.