Moderating Usability Tests

Written By Joseph S. Dumas
Moderating Usability Tests
  • Publsiher : Elsevier
  • Release : 09 April 2008
  • ISBN : 9780080558271
  • Pages : 208 pages
  • Rating : 4.5/5 from 3 reviews
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Download or read book entitled Moderating Usability Tests by author: Joseph S. Dumas which was release on 09 April 2008 and published by Elsevier with total page 208 pages . This book available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle Format. Moderating Usability Tests provides insight and guidance for usability testing. To a large extent, successful usability testing depends on the skills of the person facilitating the test. However, most usability specialists still learn how to conduct tests through an apprentice system with little formal training. This book is the resource for new and experienced moderators to learn about the rules and practices for interacting. Authors Dumas and Loring draw on their combined 40 years of usability testing experience to develop and present the most effective principles and practices – both practical and ethical – for moderating successful usability tests. The videos are available from the publisher's companion web site. Presents the ten “golden rules that maximize every session’s value Offers targeted advice on how to maintain objectivity Discusses the ethical considerations that apply in all usability testing Explains how to reduce the stress that participants often feel Considers the special requirements of remote usability testing Demonstrates good and bad moderating techniques with laboratory videos accessible from the publisher’s companion web site

Moderating Usability Tests

Moderating Usability Tests
  • Author : Joseph S. Dumas,Beth A. Loring
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release Date : 2008-04-09
  • Total pages : 208
  • ISBN : 9780080558271
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Summary : Moderating Usability Tests provides insight and guidance for usability testing. To a large extent, successful usability testing depends on the skills of the person facilitating the test. However, most usability specialists still learn how to conduct tests through an apprentice system with little formal training. This book is the resource ...

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  • Publisher : Morgan Kaufmann
  • Release Date : 2020-06-27
  • Total pages : 480
  • ISBN : 9780080558271
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Summary : Usability Testing Essentials presents a practical, step-by-step approach to learning the entire process of planning and conducting a usability test. It explains how to analyze and apply the results and what to do when confronted with budgetary and time restrictions. This is the ideal book for anyone involved in usability ...

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  • Publisher : American Library Association
  • Release Date : 2002
  • Total pages : 69
  • ISBN : 9780080558271
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Summary : This guide aims to help both experts and beginners to determine how well their Websites are performing for their customers. Applying the best practices of usability testing, you should learn how easy it is for trained users to interact with it, and whether users are motivated to use the technology....

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  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release Date : 2007-08-24
  • Total pages : 661
  • ISBN : 9780080558271
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Summary : This is the first of a two-volume set that constitutes the refereed proceedings of the Second International Conference on Usability and Internationalization, UIHCII 2007, held in Beijing, China in July 2007. The papers of this first volume cover HCI and culture and are organized in topical sections on cross-cultural design, internationalization and ...

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  • Publisher : CRC Press
  • Release Date : 2010-12-20
  • Total pages : 412
  • ISBN : 9780080558271
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Summary : To paraphrase a popular saying, usability testing should be done early and often. However, it doesn't have to be an onerous process. Informative, practical, and engaging, Usability Testing of Medical Devices provides a simple, easy to implement general understanding of usability testing. It offers a general understanding of usability testing ...

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  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release Date : 2011-03-10
  • Total pages : 384
  • ISBN : 9780080558271
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Summary : Whether it's software, a cell phone, or a refrigerator, your customer wants - no, expects - your product to be easy to use. This fully revised handbook provides clear, step-by-step guidelines to help you test your product for usability. Completely updated with current industry best practices, it can give you ...

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  • Publisher : Packt Publishing Ltd
  • Release Date : 2018-08-23
  • Total pages : 202
  • ISBN : 9780080558271
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Summary : Gain actionable insights from qualitative remote studies to improve user experience Key Features Understand the different usability testing methodologies and their strengths and weaknesses Master the execution of remote studies Learn how to analyze and present study results Book Description Usability testing is a subdiscipline of User Experience. Its goal ...

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  • Publisher : Morgan & Claypool Publishers
  • Release Date : 2020-03-18
  • Total pages : 105
  • ISBN : 9780080558271
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  • Publisher : Newnes
  • Release Date : 2013-09-25
  • Total pages : 364
  • ISBN : 9780080558271
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Summary : The Moderator's Survival Guide is your indispensable resource for navigating the rocky shoals of your one-on-one user research sessions. Inside, you’ll find guidance for nearly 100 diverse situations (ranging from business-as-usual to tricky and sticky) that might occur during usability studies, contextual inquiries, or user interviews. As a moderator, you ...

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  • Publisher : Apress
  • Release Date : 2018-09-26
  • Total pages : 198
  • ISBN : 9780080558271
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Summary : Combine two typically separate sources of data—behavioral quantitative data and usability testing qualitative data—into a powerful single tool that helps improve your organization’s website by increasing conversion and ROI. The combination of the what is happening data of website activity, coupled with the why it's happening data ...

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  • Publisher : CRC Press
  • Release Date : 2017-12-19
  • Total pages : 294
  • ISBN : 9780080558271
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Summary : "Fundamentally, making games is designing with others, everyone contributing from different angles towards the best possible product. Conclusively, Garcia-Ruiz has chosen a collection of chapters that demonstrates several different aspects of working in gaming and working with others that stands to raise the level of expertise in the field." —Veronica ...

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  • Publisher : Morgan Kaufmann
  • Release Date : 2003-04-22
  • Total pages : 560
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  • Author : Tracy Bridgeford
  • Publisher : University Press of Colorado
  • Release Date : 2018-09-21
  • Total pages : 255
  • ISBN : 9780080558271
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Summary : Teaching Professional and Technical Communication guides new instructors in teaching professional and technical communication (PTC). The essays in this volume provide theoretical and applied discussions about the teaching of this diverse subject, including relevant pedagogical approaches, how to apply practical aspects of PTC theory, and how to design assignments. This ...

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  • Publisher : Morgan Kaufmann
  • Release Date : 2017-04-28
  • Total pages : 560
  • ISBN : 9780080558271
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Summary : Research Methods in Human-Computer Interaction is a comprehensive guide to performing research and is essential reading for both quantitative and qualitative methods. Since the first edition was published in 2009, the book has been adopted for use at leading universities around the world, including Harvard University, Carnegie-Mellon University, the University of ...

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  • Author : Tomer Sharon
  • Publisher : Rosenfeld Media
  • Release Date : 2016-01-19
  • Total pages : 344
  • ISBN : 9780080558271
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Summary : Want to know what your users are thinking? If you’re a product manager or developer, this book will help you learn the techniques for finding the answers to your most burning questions about your customers. With step-by-step guidance, Validating Product Ideas shows you how to tackle the research to ...