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Designing Usable and Accessible Buttons



Published on | Prototyping: From UX to Front End — Medium Chris Lorensson Button interactions can make or break the usability or accessibility of an application. Donning our IX and UX Designer hats, we’ll take a second look at designing button interactions to see where improvements can be made. Open the Fiddle to see examples Core Concepts 1. Design: Careful consideration for priority and state2. Interaction: Duration, design metaphors and :active3. Methods: Perceived brightness and contrast increase4. Accessibility: Click targets and title text for accessibility 1. Design Carefully design buttons to indicate priority