David Juhlin answers audience questions on the 5 levels of UX strategy and the leader and follower strategies.
“Everyone has seen a usability report before that’s like, ‘Half the users liked this version, half the users liked that version’ and that’s where it stops. What we’re really trying to tell you today is to think beyond that. What does it mean? What’s the impact on the user? What’s the impact on the business? How can we work around this pain point?”
“It’s easy to boil the job of UX Architect down into a single word like ‘design,’ but putting it so simplistically is only true in a very narrow sense. Design – elegant, usable design – is the end goal of the job, but what I really do for TryMyUI is to create a vision for the product.”
We got together with UX designer Mariano Andres Garcia and UX professor Guiseppe Getto to talk about how you can optimize your usability research to get the most insight out of it and get beyond the obvious issues to see the more subtle usability problems. Here is a recap of the Q&A from the webinar.
What does the future hold for the UX field? We talked to East Carolina University’s Guiseppe Getto, a UX professor, researcher, and consultant, about teaching UX and looking into the field’s future in the hands of today’s students.
We talked to Derek Olson of Foraker Labs and Chandika Bhandari of Seattle AppLab in an hour-long webinar (view the full recording here) November 4th about the challenges of designing usable mobile sites and apps and our solutions for improving mobile UX. This is a recap of the Q&A segments.
We talked to Jeff Sauro of MeasuringU October 9th in an hour-long webinar on the System Usability Scale. This is a recap of the Q&A segment.
7 steps for a better UI This interview was conducted by Clark Buckner from TechnologyAdvice.com (they provide coverage content on innovative training games and much more). Also, be sure to check out their Tech Conference Calendar. TryMyUI founder and product manager Ritvij Gautam shared seven tips for a successful website with TechnologyAdvice host Clark Buckner. In 2014, TryMyUI was acquired by Survey Analytics, a Seattle-based software company that offers multi-platform market research solutions.. Read More
Just last week, we announced Survey Analytics’ acquisition of the usability testing company TryMyUI and we are all very excited for what’s coming next. We had an opportunity to dig in and get some dirt from the young and vibrant Founder and Product Manager Ritvij Gautam (you can call him Rit) about what this means for him and what’s coming next for TryMyUI. In case you missed out earlier, TryMyUI is a usability testing platform.. Read More
Usability Testing in a Social Context Dana Chisnell gave a great talk today at Bolt Peters User Research Friday. Her observation was that almost all activities on the web occur in a social context that spills out far beyond the particular product being tested. Studies that don’t account for the social context are broken Dana put together a study for a financial company that was providing retirement planning for users. When she put.. Read More