Design and UX October 16, 2020

To Modal or Not?

Casey Wilcox @makr

Happy Friday to all my IHers working on their dreams!

This week I have been working on building out our user and community settings view of our YEN Chat app. One question that has came up multiple times is "should this be a modal or a new view?" - it's got me thinking about speed of design and decision making.

So far, we have opted for views over modals every time, for clarity purposes and to not distract users from their goal. Unless, the information presented or requested is light:

Here's an example of something we kept in a modal

How do you handle popup views/modals? I'd love to see some examples of what you all are doing

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