Thoughts on listening to users

Customer persona analysis

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Simply having a good product/service isn’t enough to attract users and create a successful business. You need to reach people that are interested in your solution, have a need for it, and are willing to pay. These three factors are part of a larger image that makes up customer intent and product-market fit. To analyze how your product fits and who the specific audience is, it’s helpful to create a customer persona analysis. This article will define a customer persona analysis and talk about how to build one, why it’s important, and two different research methods used to help create this analysis.

UX playoffs: Food delivery bracketology

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If you’ve been following our social media, then you’ve probably seen the UX playoffs polls we’ve been running for the past several weeks. It started as a fun little campaign that we started in celebration of the NBA playoffs. As folks engaged with and voted on their favorite food delivery apps, we were reminded of a time when we used to share UX Wars blog posts and how those resonated with everyone. So, here we are! Soft relaunching our old campaign. Don’t worry, friends. The name change was temporary and apropos only to the NBA playoffs situation.

Leveraging remote usability testing as UX research

UX research is the process of gathering qualitative and quantitative data about your design’s user experience. Remote usability testing is the process of testing your website or app’s user interface and UX design without getting users together in person.  It is conducted virtually, which is convenient for time and budget. During remote usability testing, different users are given specific tasks to perform on the website. The users carry out these tasks, and any problems they encounter are investigated and removed to improve the website or app’s user experience. There are many benefits to leveraging remote usability testing as UX research. In this article, we will go over a few of those benefits.

UX research and UX design

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When it comes to building a good user experience for your customers, both UX design and UX research are important parts of the process. While both aspects of UX are key to developing a strong user interface, they both play different roles. In this article, we will discuss UX research and UX design and the key components of each.

A guide to effective UX research & prototype usability testing

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When we talk about effective UX research, we often relate it to money. We are of the opinion that huge budgets aren’t necessarily required for effective UX research. UX research has become a critical step in creating an app/website. The UX research experts are leading the way in the creation of user-oriented apps to make sure that the UX design is friendly and people actually have positive user experience while navigating a website or app. One important aspect of UX research is prototype usability testing. In this article, we will connect the dots between UX research and prototype usability testing.

The ideal prototype usability testing sample size

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Usability testing sample size is defined as the number of users that you compile to test your website or mobile app. When it comes to the ideal sample size for usability testing, we have always recommended that you start with 5 users. Today, we will discuss the factors that affect prototype usability testing sample size. Doing so will allow you to look at the bigger picture before conducting prototype usability testing. You will also get a good idea of the appropriate prototype usability testing sample size for your UX research.

Prioritizing usability testing In the UX design process

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During the UX design process, understanding, collecting, and sorting data and feedback are some of the most vital tasks. To be more exact, it’s becoming a trending UX skill. Usability testing shows you if your target users will use your product or not. As well, the UX design process includes the whole process of developing, owning, and even fixing the UX design and user interface. The UX design process doesn’t just focus on creating innovative products but also works on other aspects of the UX, like efficiency, accessibility, and functionality! This means that usability testing should be a priority throughout the process.

Conducting prototype usability testing on Adobe XD designs

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Adobe XD is one of the most popular tools in today’s digital design world. Adobe XD is one of many tools and features in the Creative Cloud that allow you to develop digital experiences. Designing digitally is sequential. As UX designers progress through the UX design process, they create dozens of variations of each design, incorporating feedback along the way. This starts with prototypes and includes the important step of prototype usability testing.

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