In this edition of Ask UXmatters, our experts discuss two separate topics:
how to analyze data from field studies
how to design wikis
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Over the past twenty years, the field of user experience has been fortunate. Software and hardware product organizations increasingly have adopted user-centered design methods such as contextual user research, usability testing, and iterative interaction design. In large part, this has occurred because the market has demanded it. More than ever, good interaction design and high usability are part of the price of entry to markets.
However, there’s one area that I believe has lagged behind: the enterprise software space. I can’t tell you how many frustratingly unusable enterprise Web applications I’ve encountered during my 12 plus years in corporate America. As important as the user experience of enterprise software is to a business’s success, why isn’t its assessment usually a factor in technology selection? Read More
In Part 1 of our three-part review of UX Strategies Summit 2015, we provided an overview of the conference’s organization, content and presenters, proceedings, venue, hospitality, community, and workshops, as well as a detailed review of the workshop that Pabini attended, “Rapid Prototyping for Mobile Experience Design,” which was presented by Will Hacker. Now, in Part 2, we’ll review Day 1 of the General Summit, which took place on June 11, at the Marines’ Memorial Club & Hotel, in San Francisco, California. Read More