Confusing Status with Action
When a button with an icon shows a status, it's often not clear what to show:
Show the current status (article is published)
Show the action (article will be published)
With video players, we have established a standard: we show the action. In other cases, users often confuse status with action.
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When you have an action that changes the status, decouple the action from the status.
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