Alerts allow the application to pass along relevant information to the user without impeding their journey. Alerts are not error validations and should not be used as a substitute for errors.
|Danger alerts||To be used for critical warnings that require the user's attention.|
|Warning alerts||To be used for other non-critical warnings that require the users attention.|
|Information alerts||To be used to display important information to the user related to their task.|
|Tip alerts||To be used to display tips on using GitLab, new/unused features, and other marketing information.|
|Success alerts||To be used to alert the user that the action they have completed was successful.|
The alert pattern is designed to be flexible and accounts for as many use cases as possible.
An example of a live alert related to a usage guideline.
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