Barry Frost

This is Barry Frost’s personal website.

Tagged #signup


590+ usernames in this dictionary! A list of reserved usernames to prevent url collision with resource paths. This repository hosts the list in multiple formats like JSON, CSV, SQL and plain text. You can use its just download its by wget.


Form endpoint with useful integrations to other services. Pricey but slick.

Mobile UI Patterns

Screenshots of common design patterns on mobile (mostly iPhone)

Sign up form design - best practices & design review

"Mad Libs" Style Form Increases Conversion 25-40%

Worth testing - friendly way of getting sign-ups

Design Decisions: New signup form - (37signals)

Shorter, friendlier, “more” secure, clearer

12 Excellent Examples of “Lazy Registration”

Describes the practice of not obstructing the user with signup forms and gaining trust/loyalty so that they want to add their details