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Readability is the ease with which a piece of writing can be understood by a particular audience. The difficulty of your writing is an important factor in its readability. If a sentence is difficult to understand, it will take more…

How Do Rounded Corners Affect Usability?

The beauty of rounded corners can be appreciated by everyone, but not everyone understands how it is achieved. Some scientists believe that rectangles with rounded corners are easier on the eyes since they require less cognitive work to perceive visually.…

Designing effective toggle buttons

“Toggles” are UI controls that have two mutually exclusive states, such as ON and OFF. UXers should understand how to design effective toggle buttons. The design and functionality of this control are based on a physical switch that allows users…

Ideal column width for paragraphs online

Columns only make sense in a web setting if you’re trying to convey a very small amount of information; otherwise, they have a negative impact on usability. In this article we will talk about the ideal column width for paragraphs.…

Update, Create, Delete: Which UX Copy works best?

The best way to refer to these objects is determined by: who’s using the system, what’s actually being done; and what extra actions can be taken. The Programmer’s Perspective A well-known CRUD operation is that of creating, reading, updating, and…

Why do users become numb to warnings?

One of the most common questions our team is asked is: Why do users become numb to warnings? When users are bombarded with countless warning signs on websites, they tend to get desensitized to them. The matter is worsened by…

Top 5 must-read books for UX designers

We’ve covered a ton of UX related resources in the past, but we thought we’d take the time to highlight the five must-read books for UX designers. These are books that have changed the way we approach our work, and…