In-person user testing is an important part of any research project - but what are you supposed to do when it’s not an option?
Qualitative research is about exploration. It focuses on discovering things we cannot measure with numbers and typically involves getting to know users directly through interviews or observation.
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Usability testing is a chance to evaluate a product by testing it with real, representative users. These sessions can give you great insight into how easy to use something is.
We’ve just redesigned and relaunched the Optimal Workshop blog. Here’s a little bit about how (and why) we did it.
The equipment and tools you use to run your user testing sessions can make your life a lot easier. Here’s a quick guide.
Participant recruitment doesn’t have to be difficult. With the right approach, you can easily source the right participants for your research project.
Usability testing is one of the best things you can do to give your product the best chance of success. Here’s a little guide we’ve prepared to get you started.
User interviews can't always be carried out in person, so here are 8 tips to help you ace interviewing users over the phone.