“Why can’t we just make the button smaller?”

“Well, it’s not that simple.”

“What do you mean? Just make it smaller!

“What about the layout re-flow?”

“The layout what?”

“Yeah. The layout is designed to adjust itself to fit the constraints of the screen its running on. If the button changes its size, the elements around it would change their positioning.

“Can’t we just make it non-responsive for the button or something?”

“We could hack something together but it might break the layout in certain screens. …

Anup Cowkur

Head of UX Engineering at GOJEK

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