Stripe Dashboard

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  1. Colm Tuite Colm Tuite

    Got my Stripe account setup. It was really bugging me that the app wasn't fluid. I tried to fight the urge to redesign it, but I caved.

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    9 months ago

  2. Kuldar Kuldar

    Alright, some constructive feedback - much of the text is illegibly light. The icons without text don't say anything to a new (or perhaps even existing) users.

    From the aspect of fluidness, you could have kept the style and brand of Stripe and played around in those constraints, which could've been a really interesting approach. Instead, this feels like another attempt to take and convert a popular site to match the current design trend.

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    9 months ago

  3. Colm Tuite Colm Tuite

    @Kuldar Cheers for the feedback. I agree on the text, far too light.

    The nav icons would have tooltips on hover. Full text labels on mobile and tablet devices.

    Without opening a can of worms, I don't think flat design is a trend. I think a lot of brands could benefit from trimming back the superfluous fluff and focusing more on the content.

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    9 months ago

  4. Kuldar Kuldar

    Having tooltip on hover feels more like an excuse to use icon-only approach, instead of going for most usable solution. Although I agree, it looks fancier on first glance.

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    9 months ago

  5. Colm Tuite Colm Tuite

    @Kuldar Not an excuse, more of a fallback. I guess it comes down to whether you favor new or existing users. I'd prefer icons to text as an existing user.

    I think it makes sense to favor existing users, since it's unlikely that this particular issue would prevent a new user from on-boarding.

    9 months ago

  6. Sacha Greif Sacha Greif

    Can Stripe accept euros now? Or is that just for the mockup?

    9 months ago

  7. Colm Tuite Colm Tuite

    @Sacha Greif Yep, they launched in Ireland a couple of months ago. They're in Canada, France, Netherlands, UK, Ireland and US now I believe.

    9 months ago

  8. Christophe Tauziet Christophe Tauziet

    When displaying a value in euros, you need to put the euro symbol after the number, not before.

    9 months ago

  9. Vee-O Vee-O

    Well done.

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    9 months ago

  10. Eli Schiff Eli Schiff

    Interesting. How come the dropshadow on the buttons is going upwards?

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    9 months ago

  11. Kim Røen Kim Røen

    @Eli Schiff I believe they are wells. The button to the left of them is a button.

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    9 months ago

  12. Eli Schiff Eli Schiff

    @Kim Røen Thanks for the clarification. There are still problems with the buttons/wells:

    1. the dropshadows are both square, while the buttons and wells are roundrects. This isn't consistent.
    2. The buttons and wells are effectively undifferentiated.

    More importantly, there are serious issues with the interface on a fundamental level: Because of the flat representation, the interface has almost zero affordance and what affordance exists is extremely subtle. The typography is almost illegible in many places because it lacks contrast. The user has to click and hover over everything to find out it's function, rather than it being obvious by a dimensional representation. The redesign is extremely limiting.

    On the other hand, this design absolutely follows the principles of the flat design movement to a T, so I'll give it that.

    9 months ago

  13. Luboš Volkov Luboš Volkov

    Hey, i will little bit agree with the @Eli Schiff here.

    1) Buttons kinda seems, like a input fields since in the flat era we use the solid inner shadow to add (3D). Yeah sounds wierd. So my suggestions is to get rid of it or move it to the bottom.

    2) Icons they are too incosintent. Combination of outlines/solid glyphs doesnt work for me. And also that last icon in the top bar is not really well executed.

    I would like to see more, keep going! :)

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    9 months ago

  14. Peter Main Peter Main

    nice work, agree with comments about contrast and to me it seems like the icons need some more work, both in unifying the look as well as explanation. i do see a lot of these dashboards and think 'generic flat dashboard' which i think is kinda sad

    9 months ago

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