(48 articles)
Andrea

6 Alternatives to Validately.com for UX Designers in 2020

Looking to switch from Validately to another user testing tool? Here are 6 alternatives to Validately offering efficient user testing while being easier to pay for than their competitor.
User Testing
8 min read
Andrea

How to Successfully Test InVision Prototypes with Real People

Learn what the 5 most important settings to run successful and efficient user tests on your shiny new prototype built in InVision are.
User Testing
10 min read
Andrea

6 Less Expensive Alternatives to UserTesting.com for UX Designers in 2020

Looking to switch from UserTesting to another user testing tool? Here are 6 alternatives to UserTesting.
User Testing
9 min read
Markus Pirker

7 Step Guide to Guerrilla Usability Testing: DIY Usability Testing Method

In the field of User Experience and Product Development, research and planning rule the show. Neglecting either of them will backfire on you and your organization with high user abandonment...
User Testing
16 min read
Andrea

Top 6 UsabilityHub Competitors for UX/UI Designers in 2020

Looking to switch from UsabilityHub to another user testing tool? Here are 6 alternatives to UsabilityHub to consider offering more than just running summative studies.
User Testing
8 min read
Andrea

6 Best Loop11 Competitors for UX Designers in 2020

Looking to switch from Loop11 to another user testing tool? Here are 6 alternatives to Loop11.com among which you’ll definitely find the right one for you. Okay, you came here looking...
User Testing
8 min read
Andrea

6 Best-Rated Lookback.io Alternatives for User Testing in 2020

Looking to switch from Lookback to another user testing tool? Here are 6 alternatives to Lookback.io to consider, helping you to make your user testing more efficient. Okay, you came...
User Testing
9 min read
Andrea

New Feature: Dividing Your Test Instructions into Step-by-Step Tasks

We're happy to introduce a new feature for our  remote user testing platform Userbrain that allows you to divide your test instructions into step-by-step tasks.
User Testing
2 min read
Andrea

Moderated vs. Unmoderated User Tests

The difference between moderated and unmoderated tests is that in the case of moderated tests you have to be present (on site, via Skype, etc.
User Testing
7 min read
Andrea

What the «User Observation Lunch« is and why you need it

With us, the viewing together of test videos usually takes place at irregular intervals. In one week, for example, we spend a whole morning just looking at test videos, but in the...
User Testing
2 min read
Andrea

Why you should watch your user test videos together with your team

Usability expert Jared Spool published a remarkable article in 2011 entitled “Fast Path to a Great UX - Increased Exposure Hours”.
User Testing
2 min read
Andrea

5 Tips for User Test Scenarios

You don’t have to be a usability expert to improve your product through user testing. How many usability problems you’ll find in your tests depends primarily on your test scenario...
User Testing
5 min read
Andrea

User Testing: How many people should you test with

Imagine that you have a porcelain store. One day a piercing scream rings through the shop, followed closely by that feared sound of things breaking on the floor. When you get to the...
User Testing
6 min read
Andrea

The myth of the perfect user test participant

The only really big mistake you can make in user testing is not to start testing. However, this is something that often happens, when people wish to start their first tests and frantically...
User Testing
3 min read
Stefan Rössler

The Irrational Fear of “Professional Testers”

Many product teams are concerned about testing with so-called “professional testers”. Professional testers are people who have already participated in several user tests before...
User Testing
10 min read
Markus Pirker

The ROI of User Testing: Why Improving Your Website’s Usability Is Always Worthwhile

The impact of investments in user experience projects is measurable in dollars and cents and can be directly linked to revenues.
Product Management User Testing
6 min read
Arne

The 5 Best Tips to do User Testing on a Small Budget

By definition, user testing (also referred to as usability testing) is the process through which the interface and functions of a website, app, product or service are tested by real...
User Testing
6 min read
Stefan Rössler

3 Reasons Why Usability Testing Isn’t Part of Your Workflow

We believe the Web is about people. And that usability testing is the perfect way to understand these people and to improve your website based on their goals and needs, their feedback...
User Testing
7 min read
Stefan Rössler

Everything You Need to Know About Proactive Usability Testing

Proactive Usability Testing - what it is, how it works, and why it would be smart to make it a habit.
User Testing
4 min read
Stefan Rössler

How to Excite Stakeholders to Start Usability Testing

We asked our readers to tell us about their biggest challenges when it comes to usability testing and it seems like getting buy-in from internal and external stakeholders is one of...
Product Management User Testing
5 min read
Stefan Rössler

Why Designers Should Do Usability Tests

We did a lot of usability tests in the past – for our own designs as well as for web sites and software designed by other people.
User Testing
4 min read
Stefan Rössler

5 Simple Steps to DIY Usability Testing for Creators

Illustration by Juhan Sonin Usability testing can help you dramatically improve your website or app by watching people use it.
User Testing
5 min read
Stefan Rössler

Why You Don’t Need To Test With Your Target Audience

Graphics designed by Freepik It’s hard to believe, but you don’t need representative users for user testing.
User Testing
5 min read
Markus Pirker

We are selling usability wrong. And it sucks.

As UX designers our job is to analyze and understand the goals, motivations, and behavior of people and create easy, understandable and efficient solutions tailored to their needs.
User Testing
3 min read