Intro to UX: Fundamentals of Usability | Marieke McCloskey | Skillshare

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Marieke McCloskey, Director of Research, UserTesting

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10 Lessons (1h 21m)
    • 1. Introduction

    • 2. What is usability?

    • 3. Why does it matter?

    • 4. Designing Digital Products for Ideal Usability

    • 5. Types of Usability Testing

    • 6. Usability Testing Best Practices

    • 7. Reporting on Findings

    • 8. Demo: Usability Study

    • 9. Demo: Heuristic Evaluation

    • 10. Final Thoughts

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About This Class

Join UserTesting's Marieke McCloskey for an insightful dive into usability — what it means, why it matters, and how you can optimize your product, service, or business.

What: In today's competitive market, it's never been more important to make sure that your user experience is easy, clear, and enjoyable. This 90-minute class gives you the frameworks, tools, and tactics to create a stand-out user experience, with key lessons in: 

  • what usability is
  • designing digital products for optimal usability
  • ways to evaluate usability (with hands-on demonstration)
  • best practices for reporting findings and recommendations

Who: This class is ideal for designers, marketers, product managers, developers, and everyone involved in a crafting great customer experiences.

Why: You'll gain a richer understanding of usability as a discipline, empowering you to design, evaluate, and iterate on the user experience.


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