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Why Toggle Tokens Are a Better Alternative to Checkboxes

Via @uxmovement A long list of checkboxes looks intimidating to users and can cause them to abandon your form. A better component for option selection might be toggle tokens. Read full article Read more

The Obvious UI Is Often the Best UI

Via @languageismusic Design clear interactions instead of clever ones, and users will follow. Read full article Read more

Improve Your Conversion Rate and Increase Revenue With These User Experience Design Essentials

Via @designrushmag Three simple design tips that will improve your user experience, increase conversions and revenue, and ultimately grow your business. Read full article Read more

Show the Way: Directional Cues in User Interfaces

Via @MYalanska Don’t expect users come to your website ready to fiddle. It’s the designers’ job to make the way to conversion as easy and intuitive as possible. Read full article Read more

Stop Infinite Scrolling on Your Website — Now!

Via @reddymonish7 If you're building your website and a developer suggests using infinite scrolling, here are 10 reasons to dissuade you from doing so. Read full article Read more

19 UI Design Trends for Web and Mobile Worth Your Attention

Via Design4Users A look back at what has been popular in UI design for websites and mobile applications this year. Read full article Read more

The Role of UX Writing in Design Ethics

Via Andrea Drugay UX writers are responsible for making sure the language is clear, correct, and helpful. It’s better if the language is also inclusive and accessible, and it’s best if it doesn’t unfairly manipulate the reader. Read full article Read more

One Metric for Testing a Successful User Experience

Via Rashan Dixon You should be measuring the success of your user experience (UX) efforts by improvements in your conversion rate. Read full article Read more

Stop Using Select Menus for Known User Input

Via Anthony at UX Movement Before you decide to use a select menu for your form field ask yourself a question. Will users know their input without looking at the list of options? If the answer is yes, do not use a select menu. Read full article Read more

Streamlining UX with Anticipatory Design

Via WDD Staff Creating great UX is a primary goal for all product designers. It’s up to the designer to make a process of interaction with a product as simple as possible. Read full article Read more

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