Understanding Your Users: A Practical Guide to User

Understanding Your Users: A Practical Guide to User Requirements Methods, Tools, and Techniques❰PDF❯ ✅ Understanding Your Users: A Practical Guide to User Requirements Methods, Tools, and Techniques Author Catherine Courage – Varanus.us Today many companies are employing a user centered design UCD process, but for most companies, usability begins and ends with the usability test Although usability testing is a critical part of an eff Today many companies are employing Users: A PDF Å a user centered design UCD process, but for most companies, usability begins and ends with the usability test Although usability testing is Understanding Your PDF/EPUB ² a critical part of an effective user centered life cycle, it is only one component of the UCD process This book is focused on the requirements gathering stage, Your Users: A eBook ↠ which often receives less attention than usability testing, but is equally as important Understanding user requirements is critical to the development of a successful productUnderstanding Your Users is an easy to read, easy to implement, how to guide on usability in the real world It focuses on the user requirements gathering stage of product development and it provides a variety of techniques, many of which may be new to usability professionals For each technique, readers will learn how to prepare for and conduct the activity, as well as analyze and present the data all in a practical and hands on way In addition, each method presented provides different information about the user and their requirements eg functional requirements, information architecture, task flows The techniques can be used together to form a complete picture of the users requirements or they can be used separately to address specific product questions These techniques have helped product teams understand the value of user requirements gathering by providing insight into how users work and what they need to be successful at their tasks Case studies from industry leading companies demonstrate each method in action In addition, readers are provided with the foundation to conduct any usability activity eg getting buy in from management, legal and ethical considerations, setting up your facilities, recruiting, moderating activities and to ensure the incorporation of the results into their products.

Understanding Your Users: A Practical Guide to User
    Understanding Your Users: A Practical Guide to User an easy to read, easy to implement, how to guide on usability in the real world It focuses on the user requirements gathering stage of product development and it provides a variety of techniques, many of which may be new to usability professionals For each technique, readers will learn how to prepare for and conduct the activity, as well as analyze and present the data all in a practical and hands on way In addition, each method presented provides different information about the user and their requirements eg functional requirements, information architecture, task flows The techniques can be used together to form a complete picture of the users requirements or they can be used separately to address specific product questions These techniques have helped product teams understand the value of user requirements gathering by providing insight into how users work and what they need to be successful at their tasks Case studies from industry leading companies demonstrate each method in action In addition, readers are provided with the foundation to conduct any usability activity eg getting buy in from management, legal and ethical considerations, setting up your facilities, recruiting, moderating activities and to ensure the incorporation of the results into their products."/>
  • Paperback
  • 704 pages
  • Understanding Your Users: A Practical Guide to User Requirements Methods, Tools, and Techniques
  • Catherine Courage
  • English
  • 03 March 2019
  • 1558609350

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    Understanding Your Users: A Practical Guide to User an easy to read, easy to implement, how to guide on usability in the real world It focuses on the user requirements gathering stage of product development and it provides a variety of techniques, many of which may be new to usability professionals For each technique, readers will learn how to prepare for and conduct the activity, as well as analyze and present the data all in a practical and hands on way In addition, each method presented provides different information about the user and their requirements eg functional requirements, information architecture, task flows The techniques can be used together to form a complete picture of the users requirements or they can be used separately to address specific product questions These techniques have helped product teams understand the value of user requirements gathering by providing insight into how users work and what they need to be successful at their tasks Case studies from industry leading companies demonstrate each method in action In addition, readers are provided with the foundation to conduct any usability activity eg getting buy in from management, legal and ethical considerations, setting up your facilities, recruiting, moderating activities and to ensure the incorporation of the results into their products."/>
  1. says:

    A pretty poor, half baked book Broad in scope yet so utterly lacking in detail that it s hard to understand what or who it s for.


  2. says:

    great reference on user research


  3. says:

    finished on Chapter 12 Focus Groups


  4. says:

    great summary of common UI research methods A cookbook for user researchers.


  5. says:

    Rather marginal book for very beginners Gained better understanding about Diary Studies and Card Sorting Otherwise, blah.

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