E-Commerce UX Research Articles

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The Current State of Checkout UX - 18 Common Pitfalls & Best Practices

Our latest benchmark reveals that the average e-commerce site has 31 UX issues in the Checkout process that could lead to users abandoning their checkout. Here are 18 common Checkout UX pitfalls & best practices.

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9 UX Best Practice Design Patterns for Autocomplete Suggestions (Only 19% Get Everything Right)

Search autocomplete features are provided at 80% of e-commerce sites, yet only 19% achieve the highest performance. See our latest large-scale test findings for on-site search.

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9 UX Requirements for a User-Friendly Homepage Carousel Design (If You Need One)

Homepage carousels are now only used by 28% of e-commerce sites. Our testing shows that a carousel can perform OK with users, but most carousels don’t. We’ve also found a vastly simpler alternative that performs as well.

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