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task #6873: Analyse the "Placing a label above an input field" design option

Submitted by:  Davi Leal <davi>
Submitted on:  Sun May 13 09:18:41 2007  
Should Start On: Sun May 13 00:00:00 2007Should be Finished on: Thu Dec 13 00:00:00 2007
Category: OptimizationPriority: 1 - Later
Status: PostponedPrivacy: Public
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Open/Closed: OpenEffort: 0.00

Sun May 13 09:18:41 2007, original submission:

> On a more scientific note, an eyetracking study has some interesting
> conclusions:
> http://www.uxmatters.com/MT/archives/000107.php

> - "Placing a label above an input field works better in most cases,
> because users aren't forced to look separately at the label and the
> input field."

We could add a very low priority task to try and analyze this option with
our forms. It is more important remove the JavaScript requirement, etc.

Reference: http://lists.gnu.org/archive/html/gnuherds-app-dev/2007-05/msg00043.html

Davi Leal <davi>
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