Doh! Usability tip #2 Stop loosing signups, use inline validation of forms!

September 1st, 2009

Doh! Usability Tips

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Does your website have sign up forms? Are the validated as the user enters their data? They should be. There is nothing worse than signing up for a forum, a web app or an online service, pressing the Sign up or buy button and then seeing a little red line saying your phone number is too short, or your user name is taken. Or, god forbid, getting prompted by an annoying little popup box.
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