Professional Writing and Information Design Capstone Projects

Document Type

Capstone Project

Publication Date

Spring 4-20-2016


Usability can be complicated but I provide simple guidelines to effective usability. Every product has an intended purpose, and the scope and aim of usability testing is measuring if a product meets this purpose with regards to a user. Testing is used in many fields, but I intend to focus on user-centered interaction design and how to test when designing and developing such a product. I provide a simple head-start to usability testing based off of my research. Usability testing is a technique used for evaluating a product by testing the product on users who are part of the respective target audience.


Usability, testing, usability testing, web, design, web design, Internet, hallway testing, remote usability testing, A/B testing, expert review, efficiency, accuracy, recall, emotional response


Sandra Harner

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