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Blog  •  January 17, 2018  •  By Prashant Iyer  •  UX  •  UX, Usability Testing, product design
Usability testing refers to the practice of evaluating a feature, product or service by testing it with representative users. From a user experience (UX) standpoint, this process helps designers understand whether the “product” — a software application’s user interface, for instance — is user-friendly. During a test, participants will try to complete typical tasks while observers watch, listen and take notes. The goal is to identify any usability problems, collect qualitative and quantitative data and determine the participant's level of satisfaction with the product. Ultimately, this data...