What is UX prototyping and why should you test at this stage?

Userzoom

Exploring the basics of creating and testing UX prototypes. UX designers and researchers follow an iterative process – testing pieces and versions of the product and making improvements along the way, until, in the end, you’ve got a thoughtful and useful product that people love.

What are ‘leading questions’ in UX tests and how can you avoid them?

Userzoom

A guide to leading questions, with advice on how you can be mindful of your phrasing and avoid wording pitfalls that can cloud your UX test. Why do leading questions matter for UX testing? Your job as a UX researcher is to uncover truth and honesty.

What is tree testing and why is it important for your site’s UX?

Userzoom

Here at UserZoom we’re all about bringing the maximum amount of learning to people at any stage of their UX development. Hence we’re bringing you this series of weekly UX beginner’s guides, aimed to help all the newbies of the UX testing world. This week: tree-testing!

A guide to webform testing best practice

Userzoom

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. Testing on a live website.

The 5 Levels of Analytics Maturity

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. So if you’re going to test at. consistent UI/UX.

UX Copywriting: 3 Testing Methods That Beat A/B Testing + QUIZ!

UX Studio

UX copywriting and user testing? It might sound like a new match in the UX design world. But you don’t have to start from scratch when it comes to testing content and microcopy. We, at UX studio , collected three methods that provide more insights than general AB testing.

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

Userzoom

Big, judging by the initial testing that we’ve done so far. However in our testing, we’re finding out that people are willing to hand over their details for specific campaigns. And then we’re doing split-testing. We will be doing testing on the wording as well.

What is a diary study and why is it useful for longitudinal UX testing?

Userzoom

Continuing our series of beginner’s guides to UX , here’s an overview of diary studies, and their usefulness as long-term usability testing tool. Basically whatever best fits the purpose of the product you’re testing.

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What is a diary study and why is it useful for longitudinal UX testing?

Userzoom

Continuing our series of beginner’s guides to UX , here’s an overview of diary studies, and their usefulness as long-term usability testing tool. Basically whatever best fits the purpose of the product you’re testing.

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5 things you learn from a website impression test

TryMyUI

Here are 5 things you'll learn when you test users' first impressions of your site. The post 5 things you learn from a website impression test appeared first on TryMyUI Blog. Practicing UX Research TryMyUI Usability Gallery First Impression Impression Testing Landing pages UX Design

Allbirds vs Greats: UX Wars

TryMyUI

We were curious to see what's possible with these tools – so we ran usability tests on 2 Shopify-hosted shoe stores: Allbirds and Greats. The post Allbirds vs Greats: UX Wars appeared first on TryMyUI Blog. UX Wars Apparel websites E-commerce UX Online Commerce ShopifyMany of today's online sellers are hosted on massive DIY e-commerce platforms like Shopify and BigCommerce. These platforms provide lots of basic tools for non-experts to create usable experiences.

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Why Data Science and UX Research Teams are Better Together

Mind the Product

Chris shares real-world examples and lessons learned as User Testing established its Product Insights team, a team which is made up of UX researchers, data scientists and data engineers. User Testing’s research and data science teams working together.

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Six ecommerce UX trends for 2018

Userzoom

Ecommerce is constantly evolving and from a UX perspective, I think we’ve generally been moving in a positive direction. In this post, I’ll pick out a few UX trends I’ve noticed on ecommerce sites over the past year, and some things to watch out for in 2018.

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The Importance of Accessibility Testing

Userzoom

Industry leaders learned that accessibility testing is an innovation driver for solutions to unanticipated problems Click To Tweet. How to run an accessibility test in UserZoom. Jayne Schurick, UX Researcher at Knowbility.

Four key highlights from our Competitive Healthcare UX Benchmark

Userzoom

Our quantitative study had a sample size of 200 for the screen recording behavioural test, while the qualitative study with a sample size of 20 for a think-out-loud test. Four Blue Cross Blue Shield (BCBS) websites were tested: Texas, New Jersey, Massachusetts and California.

Our top 10 user testing stories of 2018

TryMyUI

The post Our top 10 user testing stories of 2018 appeared first on TryMyUI Blog. TryMyUI Reading UX Stories UX TrendsIt's been an eventful year, and as always at this time of year, we're looking back at the ground we covered and the ideas we talked about.

What sample size do you really need for UX research?

Userzoom

I am sure at some point in your career you have heard, “ Jacob Nielsen says testing with 5 is enough. ” Market Researchers doing multivariate, A/B testing, and analytics say sample sizes of 1,000 or even 50,000 are not enough. Demystifying sample size.

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Supercharge Your Corporate Dashboards With UX Analytics

Userzoom

The post Supercharge Your Corporate Dashboards With UX Analytics appeared first on UserZoom. Agile UX Research & Testing Events Measuring User Experience User Experience Research

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UX Research Training: Kick-start UX Research In Your Product Team

UX Studio

Attending UX Research Training enables your product team to. start in-house UX research and get to know how to take advantage of the insights to create a better product. Know what direction to take your product based on UX Research and not just educated guesses. Measuring UX.

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10 ways to avoid bias in your user testing research

TryMyUI

Personal biases can affect every part of your usability testing research, from the setup to the analysis and implementation of the findings. The post 10 ways to avoid bias in your user testing research appeared first on TryMyUI Blog. Practicing UX Research Data Analysis Usability Testing Tasks User TestingWhat can we do to eliminate bias and see the user experience clearly?

How to write tasks, Vol. 3: Prototype & wireframe usability testing

TryMyUI

In a prototype or wireframe usability test, users require careful instruction to successfully navigate the limited functionalities. Read our techniques for writing tasks specially suited for prototype & wireframe testing. 3: Prototype & wireframe usability testing appeared first on TryMyUI Blog. Practicing UX Research Comparative Usability Usability Testing Tasks Usability Testing Tips

A UX introduction to instructional design

Userzoom

UX and ID have a lot in common though. Besides having exciting careers that are difficult to describe at dinner parties, practitioners in both UX and ID: Work in fields that evolved from cognitive psychology, behavioral psychology, and human-computer interaction.

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How UX Booth Redesigned Their Homepage With UserZoom

Userzoom

As the team discussed our rollout plan, we all agreed that testing the design before launch would be the right thing to do—we are, after all, focused on user-centered design. The problem was doing testing in a timely manner, while still gathering enough information to make sure our new homepage would provide a fantastic experience for our readers.” Testing a new design should be easy & provide valuable feedback.

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The Lean UX Process

Product Bookshelf

Lean UX: Designing Great Products with Agile Teams by Jeff Gothelf. Lean UX Principles. Lean UX is the way you do design in an Agile process. The beginning of a Lean UX project is a hypothesis statement which clarifies vision and goals for the team and company leadership.

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Our top 10 user testing stories of 2017

TryMyUI

The post Our top 10 user testing stories of 2017 appeared first on TryMyUI Blog. TryMyUI Reading User Testing UX UX Stories UX TrendsSome of our most popular articles in 2017 addressed ways of doing better research for e-commerce platforms, on mobile devices, or at different stages of the product cycle. Check out the year's most-read stories.

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

Userzoom

Here at UserZoom we’re all about bringing the maximum amount of learning to people at any stage of their UX development. Hence we’re bringing you these regular UX beginner’s guides, aimed to help all the newbies of the UX testing world. How do I run a card sorting test?

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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.

Accessibility Testing: Tips & Best Practices From Industry Leaders

Userzoom

Learn about best practices for accessibility testing from two leading companies in their industries. Lots of companies want to conduct accessibility evaluations by conducting usability testing for people with disabilities. Before running an accessibility test, you can make sure your site meets fundamental accessibility guidelines. Furthermore, be aware that one of the toughest parts of accessibility testing is knowing how to recruit participants.

VR In UX Research: All You Need To Know About VR User Testing

UX Studio

As a consequence, they open up interesting new territories in UX research, too. VR in UX research can serve as an individual tool to explore user needs and test complex user experiences. We collected some best practices for those looking to learn more about or just getting started with VR user testing. As a UX researcher, I’m really excited about how this new technology is changing my field of expertise. VR in UX research. VR user testing.

Explaining UX to Kindergartners

Pragmatic Marketing

Plus a Few Lessons for UX Designers. I pondered showing them some of the screens we had usability tested a few weeks back. Here is the primer, with some lessons for enterprise UX design sprinkled within. Lesson for UX designers: Understand your users.

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Q&A on User Testing

Under10 Playbook

Most product managers recognize the value of user testing. So it is often hard to fit in testing and design iteration before the sprint deadline. Steven Cohn , the Founder of Validately and a user testing expert, gives some practical advice on how to balance the time pressures of product management and conducting proper user testing. (SJ Why should a product team allocate its limited time to user testing? SJ: What are the different testing options?

A New UX Maturity Model

Userzoom

As mentioned in an earlier post on my blog, for at least ten years now I have been collecting User Experience (UX) and Customer Experience (CX) Maturity Models. Many people in the business world still associate design or UX with the visual appearance of a solution Click To Tweet.

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The importance of proper ‘framing’ in UX research

Userzoom

At the risk of sounding like a broken record in the UX space, ‘you ? Imagine you are testing your site’s Information Architecture (IA) using a remote unmoderated tree test method and want to remove some items that appear more than once in your navigation tree structure.

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Use screener questions to find your usability testing participants

TryMyUI

The post Use screener questions to find your usability testing participants appeared first on TryMyUI Blog. Features Practicing UX Research TryMyUI Creating a test Demographics ScreeningHow to use our new screener questions and our other special requirements features to find your target audience.

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?

UI/UX Articles and Interesting Tidbits of the Week

The Product Coalition

October//12//2018 Here are some interesting finds on UI/UX of the week! The article goes into details regarding the differentiation between user interviews and usability testing. Almost anyone can [learn how to] do a usability test.” link] UX Writing.

UX Podcast – Mixed Methods

Userzoom

Looking for a great UX podcast? Expect to test assumptions, examine methods, and engage in some old fashion experiments.” ” Are you a fan of #UX? Are you a fan of UX? This publication seeks to elevate salient issues in the advancement of UX research.

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Professional Spotlight: Nick Babich of UX Planet

The Product Coalition

Our UX “fan-girl” dreams have been realized. We got the chance to chat it up with Nick Babich, Automation Lead at RingCentral and founder/content curator at UX Planet. Here at Appsee, we are avid readers of the top medium publication UX Planet.

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AI UX: 7 Principles of Designing Good AI Products

UX Studio

In this article, I will go through the seven basic AI UX principles products should follow. Here follow my seven principles of AI UX. Thus reads the first principle of AI UX. We see our job as a UX team as helping people understand how machines work so they can use them better. These recommendation engines were the first AI UX many people encountered, many years ago. Self-driving cars provide another good example of AI UX. The seven principles of AI UX.

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Churn Rate: Solutions With UX Design? Case Study On Xeropan

UX Studio

So they asked us, at UX studio to reduce customer churn rate and increase user loyalty. From the UX redesign process to churn rate. I worked closely together with Bence (UX researcher and colleague), as well as Xeropan’s CEO and developers. 2) Test usability.

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