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Design Guide: Alerts

The Dos and Don’ts of Alert Design

I booked a last-minute flight to New York last week and of course was rewarded with a seat in the emergency exit row. It was an early flight, so once I boarded the plane, I put my headphones in and started to drift asleep.

This was a rookie mistake. I was shortly awoken by the flight attendant and told to take off my headphones. How could I…




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product designer @trainual

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