Usability testing is a method to evaluate an interface of a product or service with real people. Ordinary people try to complete tasks and are being observed by researchers. The goal is to understand UI problems and experience flaws.
Usability testing is a critical part of the user-centered design process. Cindy McCracken walks us through the essentials of effective usability tests.
Write Better Qualitative Usability Tasks
Writing good tasks for a usability study is an art, not a science, but there are still rules. Examine your tasks for these 10 common task-writing mistakes.
Test Your Prototypes: How to Gather Feedback and Maximise Learning
Once you have built your prototypes based on the ideas you and your team generated, it’s time to gather feedback from the people on whom you are testing these.
Downloads for testing sessions
Usability test script, Recording consent form, Checklists, List of things the facilitator can say while the participant is doing the tasks, Instructions for Observers, Hall Monitor’s Guide, Demo test videos.