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How to Stop UX Research being a Blocker Fitting research into agile teams At its best, UX research surfaces insights and enables progress; at its worst it just gets in the way. There are many objections to conducting UX research, but the most common I hear is ‘We don’t have enough time.’ I can certainly sympathise with…

Why You Only Need to Test with 5 Users by JAKOB NIELSEN on March 19, 2000 Summary: Elaborate usability tests are a waste of resources. The best results come from testing no more than 5 users and running as many small tests as you can afford. Some people think that usability is very costly and complex and that…

User research can be done at any point in the design cycle. This list of methods and activities can help you decide which to use when. Source: UX Research Cheat Sheet   User-experience research methods are great at producing data and insights, while ongoing activities help get the right things done. Alongside R&D, ongoing UX…

Some people think that usability is very costly and complex and that user tests should be reserved for the rare web design project with a huge budget and a lavish time schedule. Not true. Elaborate usability tests are a waste of resources. The best results come from testing no more than 5 users and running…

Offering multiple channels for users to interact with your business isn’t enough. You need to put them at the center of a seamless omni-channel ecosystem. Source: 5 Elements of Omni-Channel User Experiences

What’s Researchers.io?It’s the hub for everything user & customer experience research — we want to share resources, events and techniques to improve our community. via Create an Account | Researchers.io.

The essential secret to successful user experience design For many, user experience design is about creating interfaces that are easy for users to understand and navigate. However, this isn’t what lies at the heart of a good user experience. via The essential secret to successful user experience design.

Databoard for Research Insights THE RUNDOWN Need some stats for a presentation? You shouldn’t have to go data mining. We’ve created this interactive tool to help you quickly find what you need from our vast archives of industry-leading research. It’ll even help you tell a story from the stats, turning selected charts and data points…