So, it has been a few weeks since I lasted posted something on my blog. Well, I was on holiday… I am sure you would do the same. In my absence, some interesting reports have published. The first one that I would quickly like to cover is Clicktale’s UX Salary Survey 2012.
With the London 2012 Olympic Games only days away, I was interested in performing some remote user testing of the event’s official iPhone app to discover its pro’s and cons. It has been a long time since I first published a blog post on remote user testing, 3 months to be exact. In that post, […]
Greg Nudelman, owner of DesignCaffeine.com in San Francisco, is a UX specialist with extensive knowledge about and vast experience in search user interfaces. Over time he has conducted many studies on the usability of internal search engines of large companies. Now, with his second book published little over a year ago and a third book […]
Have you heard of Zurb? Have you heard of the infamous 5-second-test methodology? Well, then you must know about Clue. Clue is Zurb’s free 5-second-testing tool that will allow you to set up a test within… well, ironically enough in less than 5 seconds and allow anyone to participate.
Yottaa announced yesterday, in their newsletter, that they have launched their open website performance testing platform at WebsiteTest.com. Yottaa is a Boston-based startup focusing on delivering website performance testing and optimization services. With the new website, which they claim to be the ‘first of its kind’, they are opening up web performance testing to us […]
In May of this year, Susan Weinschenk (also known as @thebrainlady on Twitter) released her 3rd book, the 2nd book in the “100 things” series. In her first 2 books, Susan shared with us, her knowledge on the effects of neuroscience on web design. Her 3rd book, however, is not about the psychological aspects behind […]
There are two words that jump to mind after having read The Mobile Frontier by Rachel Hinman. Those words are “Inspirational” and “Insightful”. Now, you know how much we love insights on this blog, so I consider the latter to be a must for any UX book. Considering the book to be inspirational was a […]
Usable Usability by Eric Reiss has just been published on Amazon.com. Wow, this caught me off guard. I had this book listed for a July publication, even Wikipedia did, better update that Eric *wink*. I was going to post about the publication next week, like I have been doing the previous months along with other […]
That’s right, I’m throwing it out there… after IBM’s acquisition of Unica, Coremetrics AND Tealeaf back in May, the logic next purchase that will help them get closer to completing their Smarter Commerce Initiative would be Boston-based, bootstrapped and privately owned Sitespect. True, true, this won’t be an Actual Insights blog post that you have come […]