OExchange has a new Best Practices Guide for service providers, it has some suggestions for avoiding common UX and functional bugs we’ve seen on sharing sites over the years:
- Welcome new users on your Offer page
- Preserve URL parameters through the login process
- Check your URL encoding and decoding
- Don’t resize the browser window
These are great tips for any sharing site, they’ll improve the user experience and make it easier to share. The guide also shows you how to you test your site using the OExchange tools, check it out:
We’re going to roll out improved Service Directory support for OExchange-compatible services in the next month or so, stay tuned!