Pop-up notification

Desktop notification

A pop-up notification refers to a graphical control element that communicates certain info to the users.

There’s no need for them to react to this notification immediately, as it happens with conventional pop-up windows. In spite of that, many of them are still considered invasive.

Similar terms related to pop-up notifications include toast, passive pop-up, desktop notification, Android notification, snack bar, or notification bubble.

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