7 Matching Annotations
- Apr 2021
Enclosed text fields with a rectangular (box) shape performed better than those with a line affordance
However, some users didn’t know that they could interact with and click on the text field. It looked like an empty box. The line affordance under the old text fields was not clear to some users. The line was confused with a divider.
- answer the "why?"
- text field
- visual design
- component design
- Material Design
- Material Design: text field
- form design
- easy to confuse (mix up)
- constant evolution/improvement of software/practices/solutions
- opportunity to improve/fix something
- Material Design: text field: variant: line affordance only
- learn from your mistakes
Note: The standard variant of the TextField is no longer documented in the Material Design guidelines (here's why), but Material-UI will continue to support it.
- Aug 2019