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De-emphasize Dangerous Actions
De-emphasize Dangerous Actions

De-emphasize Dangerous Actions

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Always try to de-emphasize dangerous actions like deletion.

You have to prioritize the default action instead of the dangerous/irreversible one.

Also, use more than one trait to make the element look like a secondary action (color, size, type, placement, etc).

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Pay extra attention to your buttons' copies. Avoid generic out-of-context copies, like 'Yes' or 'No'. Instead, use a sentence to communicate clearly the button's actions.

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