Inal, Y. (2016). User-Friendly Locations of Error Messages in Web Forms: An Eye Tracking Study (Summary)

Understanding optimal error message placement is important, because users need to be able to recognize and fix their errors as per Nielsen’s essential design heuristics. This study examined 32 users’ reactions to four different error message locations on webforms. The researchers used eye-tracking to measure how long it took participants to recognize and correct their … Continue reading Inal, Y. (2016). User-Friendly Locations of Error Messages in Web Forms: An Eye Tracking Study (Summary)