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User Research

Blending web analytics with user testing

Web analytics can transform user behaviour from a puzzle to a mystery [which can be] easily solved from watching and asking a few users.

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User Research

CrazyEgg RegEx to exclude an index or root

Using Regular Expressions to enhance filtering in CrazyEgg.

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Usability

Comparative Usability Evaluation wisdom

Rolf Molich contrasting Comparative Usability Evaluation (CUE) with Jakob Nielsen’s rubric that testing a design with 5 users will reveal 85% of the most important usability problems.

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Accessibility User Research

How to guide blind and partially sighted people

Some great videos from the RNIB about how to guide people with vision loss and other disabilities

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User Research

Involving Stakeholders in Usability Testing Sessions

Fun day testing an innovative responsive navigation concept for tablet devices for City University London’s Department of Journalism.

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Interaction Design Usability User Research

DIY Mobile Device Usability Testing Camera Sled

Build a mobile device testing sled using only materials readily available in a standard office stationary cupboard (and kitchen).

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UX

Etch A Sketch Wireframe Tool

Portable, doesn’t require batteries, encourages rapid iteration. *Super practical*!

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User Research

Success via Failure

ZURB on why prototyping is a way to discover errors in your thinking

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User Research

Boyd’s Law of Iteration

Speed of iteration beats the quality of iteration.