8 Tips on how to conduct Usability Testings

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8 Tips on how to conduct Usability Testings

  1. tips on how to conduct Usability Testings U bili T i www.di8it.com | info@di8it.com | @di8it
  2. tips on how to conduct usability testings TIP 1 Your friends are not the users. Recruit the right participants making sure that they represent your target audience. di www.di8it.com | info@di8it.com | @di8it
  3. tips on how to conduct usability testings TIP 2 Avoid words like “usability testing” or “market research” when talking to your participants. participants Use easy plain English. www.di8it.com | info@di8it.com | @di8it
  4. tips on how to conduct usability testings TIP 3 Warm them up! Ask a few informal questions about the application that is going to be tested b h l h b d before starting the test. www.di8it.com | info@di8it.com | @di8it
  5. tips on how to conduct usability testings TIP 4 Choose the right tasks to test. Tasks should be aligned with the application objectives. objectives www.di8it.com | info@di8it.com | @di8it
  6. tips on how to conduct usability testings TIP 5 Don’t give your subjects direct instructions. Create scenarios and word the tasks around them. www.di8it.com | info@di8it.com | @di8it
  7. tips on how to conduct usability testings Only give participants one task at a time and provide any additional information on the same form. www.di8it.com | info@di8it.com | @di8it
  8. tips on how to conduct usability testings TIP Behave you se ! As a facilitator, e ave yourself! s ac a o , be quiet, neutral and if in doubt, shut up! www.di8it.com | info@di8it.com | @di8it
  9. tips on how to conduct usability testings Test T t early. Test often. Listen l T t ft Li t www.di8it.com | info@di8it.com | @di8it
  10. tips on how to conduct usability testings TIP 1. Your friends are not the users. Recruit the right participants making sure that they represent your target audience. audience TIP 2. Avoid words like “usability testing” or “market research” when talking to your participants. Use easy plain English. TIP 3. Warm them up! Ask a few informal questions about the application that is going to be tested before starting the test. TIP 4. Choose the right tasks to test. Tasks should be aligned with the application objectives. TIP 5. Behave yourself! As a facilitator, be quiet, neutral and if in doubt, shut up! TIP 6. Only give participants one task at a time and provide any additional information on the same form. TIP 7. Behave yourself! As a facilitator, be quiet, neutral and if in doubt, shut up! TIP 8. Test early. Test often. Listen www.di8it.com | info@di8it.com | @di8it
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