User experience testing is one of the best things you can do when creating or updating a website. Testing eliminates the guess-work on what your users want, and validates the choices you make.
Unfortunately, this step is often skipped because of the extra time and cost it can introduce to a project.
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No technical skills are needed to set up a user test. No software or plugins are required for administration or for participating in a test.
Users are given a scenario, three tasks, and a url. Their actions are recorded.
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The system records webcam, audio, screen, and mouse activity during a user test.
Tests can be administered at a current website. A prompt appears for a percentage of visitors and asks them to take a user test.