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On Usability: Other Resources

This is what I’m reading about for usability testing. Carter Cleveland wrote a great summary about different ways to do usability testing.  Read it here. Webgrrls got create with using the Flip (inexpensive video camera) to record tests.  Read it

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Software commando usability test for $30 in Cliff Bars

Usability testing, required for rapid iteration, can be expensive, requires advanced planing and diverts programmers’ valuable time. A better solution is to hire a commando usability tester who can work directly with your programmers to determine what features need to be tested and analyze user feedback. A proficient tester in a public venue can generate quality feedback quickly for very low cost at almost any time of day.

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Want instant usability feedback? Try a commando test

Usability testing is when programmers have normal people like you and me test out their software to see if it works.  Traditional usability testing tends to require outside people finding services and can be expensive, inefficient and time consuming.  This

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