Positioning (and naming) in tiers

Under10 Playbook

A simple test for positioning is to consider whether your competitors can realistically say the opposite. In this case, it’s merely a naming convention; you would be unlikely to buy multiple products in the Kindle category.

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4 Key Elements of Testing VR


Was it entirely in the name of research? Below is a summary of our discussion on the testing strategies that bring delightful VR products to market. You can’t get a holistic view of a commercial product by testing it before it’s feature complete.

In-Lab Testing 101: A User Researcher’s Guide


As part of our UX 101 education series , where we discuss the different types of studies and research methodologies you can use with the UserZoom platform, we’d like to introduce our readers to the exciting world of in-lab testing! What is in-lab testing?

How QA Testing is Moving Up in Today’s Agile Value Chain


In the past, the core goal of testing is to find bugs and fix them. But the dynamics of IT and testing landscape have changed now. Agile QA approach and user experience driven development (UXDD) have taken modern software development and testing by storm. New testing platforms.

The 5 Levels of Analytics Maturity

No Longer Cutting It While every user may not be demanding “analytics” by name, study. May be a good place to beta test. at these levels, you may find Levels 1 and 2 helpful for beta testing. To some extent, you may also be able to test how people adopt and.

A guide to webform testing best practice


From a testing perspective, these workflows also require individuals to enter personal information, such as first name/last name, address, phone number, and so on. Here are a few ways to initiate a test where there are webform fields as part of the experience.

Your Ultimate Guide To Successful Usability Testing

UX Studio

Here we’ll give you some guidelines and best practices, whether you’re just beginning to include usability testing in your processes or are setting out to up your usability testing game. Usability tests check if people can use a product. What is usability testing? Usability testing forms a user experience research method, usually a qualitative one, as the core of UX research. What is the purpose of usability testing? Testing competitors’ solutions.

Multivariate Testing vs A/B Testing: Which Works Better?

UX Studio

Deciding between multivariate testing vs A/B testing without knowing their advantages and limitations can pose extreme challenges. When optimizing a website’s conversion rate, A/B testing usually comes up first. Sometimes testing more alternatives proves necessary, for which multivariate testing performs well as a method. So which to choose, multivariate testing or A/B testing? What is A/B testing? How can you set up a test?

Five Customer Testing Areas Product Managers Are Improving in 2019


Of those respondents, nearly 50% of those managing customer testing programs were product managers. On the flip side, this also means that the challenges faced by product managers, like time constraints and stakeholder misalignment, are mirrored in their customer testing programs.

The Screenplay Test Design Pattern

Modus Create

The Screenplay Test Design Pattern, also known as the Flow Pattern, has been around since 2007 and is brilliantly described by Antony Marcano, Andy Palmer, Jan Molak and John Ferguson Smart in their article Page Objects Refactored: SOLID Steps to the Screenplay/Journey Pattern. The main issue is that the commonly used Page Object pattern can introduce a high maintenance cost if the test automation solution grows. I didn’t see the point of using human names instead of user roles.

Interview: How Friends of the Earth is UX testing for GDPR


I recently chatted to Joachim Farncombe, Digital Product Owner at Friends of the Earth about what GDPR means for one of the biggest names in the charity sector. Big, judging by the initial testing that we’ve done so far. And then we’re doing split-testing.

Python Automation Testing: Pytest-BDD and Python3 – The How To You Need

Modus Create

This is part of the Python Automation Testing blog series. A few weeks ago I convinced the client to remove those constraints by choosing another cloud testing platform and switching to the latest Python 3 version and compatible test tools. There are two files test_assertions.py

Get to Know Gauge, the New Cross-Browser Testing Framework

Amir Rozenberg

” Just like Rihanna, you might think there are too many frameworks to learn in the testing arena! Now there is a new cross-browser test framework gaining adoption in the community: Gauge , a framework sponsored by ThoughtWorks. Note that the tests will run serially.

Let’s Abandon Customers and Users

Mironov Consulting

Then chose some more specific names and stick with them. So test automation, usability, technical debt and platform improvements are postponed to next quarter. I spend a lot of time sifting through documents, positioning and stories – trying to figure out who we’re talking about.

How lean usability testing can improve the user experience

The Product Coalition

One way to achieve this is through lean usability testing. Every day people have trouble getting through these doors and for this reason they have been given a name?—?the What is lean usability testing? Lean Usability Testing is a cost effective way to achieve this.

Auditing Web Performance Continuously with Gimbal

Modus Create

With Gimbal, safeguarding performance targets becomes an integration test. Let’s address the first question everyone is wondering: where does the name “Gimbal” come from? DevOps JavaScript Open Source and Emerging Technology React IO19 Performance Testing Performance Tunin

Conservation of Intent: The hidden reason why A/B tests aren’t as effective as they look

Andrew Chen

This is why you can’t add up your A/B test results. If you’re at a company that A/B tests everything and then announces the great results – that’s wonderful, of course, but just run the thought experiment of summing together all of those A/B tests.

Think Out Loud 101: A User Researcher’s Guide


Questions in a TOL test are crafted in a way to elicit verbal and observational insights from participants. In particular, TOL testing is important for when you need to know the HOW and WHY behind the WHAT. A/B testing to see and hear which design users prefer and why.

5 Cross-browser Testing Mistakes You Might be Making Right Now

Amir Rozenberg

So, you’d like the recipe for cross-browser testing success? Let’s take a look at a handful of examples of mistakes we commonly see with browser testing- and solutions to deal with them. Engineering should no longer separate coding and testing between desktop and mobile.

What’s the difference between quantitative and qualitative research?


In my first few weeks of working for a UX testing company I was put under a rigorous training programme. Every facet of UX testing was explained to me in detail, with practical examples and demos delivered along with a reading list of all the key UX texts.

What is card sorting and why is it important to your site’s UX?


Hence we’re bringing you these regular UX beginner’s guides, aimed to help all the newbies of the UX testing world. Card sorting is a test you can run to improve the navigation of your website, and like all the best methods of UX testing it puts the user at the centre of your observations.

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Improving Modern Software Development with Customer Feedback


Namely, delivering working software with limited resources and a full backlog. Sifting through the responses, we found crucial pieces of information that point to how customer testing helps alleviate some of these challenges and shapes the progress of software development.

5 Cross-browser Testing Mistakes You Might be Making Right Now

Amir Rozenberg

So, you’d like the recipe for cross-browser testing success? Let’s take a look at a handful of examples of mistakes we commonly see with browser testing- and solutions to deal with them. Engineering should no longer separate coding and testing between desktop and mobile.

Evaluating Experiments: When the Numbers lie

Mind the Product

How to Evaluate Classic Split Testing. While a simple A/B test (the color of a button for example) is often easy to evaluate, details become incredibly important as soon as a split test can have more than one effect. Not all experiments are split tests.

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How to use Mixpanel to drive your website KPIs


With Flows, I can choose a specific event or page name, and then see the most common paths customers and prospects are taking on Mixpanel.com. Growth Mixpanel Updates a/b testing anomaly detection conversion engagement flows growth product management tips traffic website management

6 Bug Report Template Options that will Skyrocket your QA Process


You have that sneaking suspicion that there are ways that your testing life and that homemade bug report can be improved? The current status of it can be determined and allows for a seamless testing, remediation, and retesting process.

The PM’s Toolbox: Product Management Tools and the Problems they Solve


When it comes to studying user-experience and their interactions with your product, UserTesting comes highly recommended due to its robust set of usability-testing functions. It’s no secret that product managers wear a lot of hats.

How to prepare for engineering interview assignments

Inside Intercom

These technical problems, also known as email screeners or, as we call them at Intercom, take-home tests, are a useful way to initially evaluate the technical ability of candidates applying for engineering positions. Where do take-home tests fit in the interview process?

How brands can optimise their Marketplace presence with UX insight


How can we improve the naming of our products to appear higher in search? These platforms (like UserZoom) capture the data and insight on third party sites through ‘testing those sites with target customers who are set a specific mission.

Is MVP Dead?

bpma ProductHub

Risk Assumption Test. Test the riskiest assumption. Test the central premise of a business idea. The first is that MVP fails to focus enough on testing and validating the riskiest part of the proposed product. Is Minimum Viable Product Dead? – By Don Stoddard .

Customer success metrics–and other innovation observations for product managers Apr 6, 2018

Product Innovation Educators

10 ways to validate product name ideas. While this article was written with business names in mind, the suggestions apply to product names as well.

The Future Was Already Here – Bringing the Donuts 05/24/2016

Ken Norton

An Indianapolis entrepreneur named Stanley Brown is enthusiastic about virtual reality. With the financial backing of some friends, he has opened the first retail store dedicated to VR, where visitors can test-drive the newest headsets and apps. How fast does technology move? -. As The New York Times writes: “We’re too early and we know it

Welcome Trello Fans!


Don’t fret, custom list names are coming down the pipe real soon. Want to test drive it? We know we have several customers who really like Trello. It’s really easy to use, doesn’t cost money and is so versatile in its uses.

Setting Up A Monorepo React App with Yarn

Modus Create

However, making changes across many repositories is messy and difficult to track, and testing across repositories gets complicated really fast. Building and testing the entire codebase can take a long time. tests__ // Jest unit tests ?? integrations // Cypress e2e tests. tests__ // unit tests. imports and just using the name of the package to import the entire functionality. Testing, Listing, and Other Tooling.

Product Operations Dashboard

Product Management Lessons from the Trenches

Here are some steps that you can apply: Review your product’s instrumentation and if you haven’t already, create an inventory all of the events and their attributes: Event Name; When the event is triggered; Attributes captured along with the event (location, date/time, duration, etc).

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Meet the researchers! Rose Leitner & Becky Wright, Product User Experience Research


Name: Becky Wright. I’ve had my job described as very meta because I’m a UX researcher using UserZoom to test UserZoom in order to help other UXers do their UX research. – – – – – Name: Rose Leitner.

The T-Shaped Product Manager

Roman Pichler

As the name suggests, product-specific capabilities are limited to a single product or product portfolio. Leadership skills enable you to effectively guide the development team and lead the stakeholders, create an inspiring vision , and reach sustainable agreements , to name just a few.