Stop Misusing Toggle Switches

From UX Movement https://ift.tt/2YOEUuM There are times to use toggle switches and times not to. When designers misuse them, it leads to confused and frustrated users. If you want to know when you should use them, it’s important to understand the different types of toggle states and options. Contextual States Vs. System States It’s easy … Continue reading Stop Misusing Toggle Switches

Why Toggle Buttons Are Confusing

From UX Movement https://ift.tt/2NPB1Sn There’s no better way for changing states on an app than to use toggle buttons. A state change occurs at the press of a button. They save space by presenting two or more options in a single control. But when they’re confusing to use, they’re the worst. Inverted Vs. Direct Color … Continue reading Why Toggle Buttons Are Confusing

The Optimal Placement of Mobile Call to Action Buttons

From UX Movement http://bit.ly/2INF1yh Did you know that button placement affects how fast users complete their task? Placing your call to action buttons where users expect to find them leads to faster task completion. When users get more done in less time, they’re more satisfied. Here’s a comprehensive analysis of all the button placements you … Continue reading The Optimal Placement of Mobile Call to Action Buttons

Automate Your User Research with Qualaroo

From UX Movement http://bit.ly/2WRz3oF Every company knows how important user research is for designing great products. But the biggest problem that keeps them from doing user research is the lack of time. What if you could automate your user research with no effort? With Qualaroo, you can get instant insight from using your own visitors. … Continue reading Automate Your User Research with Qualaroo

Why Text Buttons Hurt Mobile Usability

From UX Movement http://bit.ly/2XpPpRv The usability standards for buttons are higher for mobile apps than desktop apps. With a smaller screen and finger navigation, mobile buttons must be easy to tap and read. Most solid buttons meet this standard, but text buttons rarely do. Before you use text buttons on your mobile app, here’s what … Continue reading Why Text Buttons Hurt Mobile Usability

5 Rules for Choosing the Right Words on Button Labels

From UX Movement http://bit.ly/2M0zE20 What your buttons say is just as important as how they look. Using the wrong words on your button labels cause users confusion, more work, and slower task times. If you want users to take the right action on your app, you need to use the right words on your button … Continue reading 5 Rules for Choosing the Right Words on Button Labels