Tag: form design

What are some best practices that can increase the usability of long (20 question+) web forms?

Well, the first thing I would do, when looking at a long web form, is question why it was long in the first place. Do you really NEED to ask all the questions that you are presenting? Is there anyway you can remove several of the questions to simplify and streamline the form? Having designed Read More

What technique(s) would you use to evaluate and [re]define fields in a lengthy form?

One of the first things I would do is get a better understanding of is usage. What is the information that is being entered going to be used for? A good sense of what is important and what is not will quickly come from that. This will help you take your first cut with all Read More