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Usability testing is a technique used in user-centered interaction design to evaluate a product by testing it with representative users. This can be seen as an irreplaceable usability practice, since it gives direct input on how real users use the system.

When you conduct a usability evaluation of a non-trivial website or product, most likely you will only find and report the tip of the iceberg — some 30 random problems out of hundreds.

Some great videos from the RNIB about how to guide people with vision loss and other disabilities. Useful in general, but especially at a11y events and when testing with diverse users. Top tips: Approach from front and introduce self Ask if would like assistance Ask how they would like to be assisted Let them hold your arm securely before you…

Fun day testing an innovative responsive navigation concept for tablet devices for City University London's Department of Journalism. Initial results seem to indicate that the core navigation concept is misleadingly simple, both in terms of a loss of context and an ambiguous interface design. Which is why we test =)

From error to error one discovers the entire truth

In analyzing [sic] complexity, fast iteration almost always produces better results than in-depth analysis. Speed of iteration beats quality of iteration.