(111 articles)
Stefan Rössler

The Irrational Fear of “Professional Testers”

Many product teams are concerned about testing with so-called “professional testers”. Professional testers are people who have already participated in several user tests before...
User Testing
10 min read
Markus Pirker

Userbrain Now Supports Demographics

We're excited to announce the launch of your most requested feature: Demographic targeting. You’ll now be able to select the gender, region, and age of your participants and still...
Product Updates
2 min read
Stefan Rössler

138 FREE ebooks on User Experience, Usability, User Interface Design and more

Human behavior is amazing. That’s probably why it's so easy to fall in love with user-centered design. It’s a broad subject that is based on human-computer interaction, psychological...
User Experience
33 min read
Josh Lauer

How to Apply UX Principles to Your Next Automated Email Marketing Campaign

Marketing automation is a fantastic tool, but many marketers seem to forget that first of all, it’s just a tool.
User Experience
5 min read
Markus Pirker

The ROI of User Testing: Why Improving Your Website’s Usability Is Always Worthwhile

The impact of investments in user experience projects is measurable in dollars and cents and can be directly linked to revenues.
Product Management User Testing
6 min read
Arne

The 5 Best Tips to do User Testing on a Small Budget

By definition, user testing (also referred to as usability testing) is the process through which the interface and functions of a website, app, product or service are tested by real...
User Testing
6 min read
Stefan Rössler

3 Reasons Why Usability Testing Isn’t Part of Your Workflow

We believe the Web is about people. And that usability testing is the perfect way to understand these people and to improve your website based on their goals and needs, their feedback...
User Testing
7 min read
Stefan Rössler

Userbrain Backstage: Making Usability Testing a Habit

Want to learn more about how we started Userbrain, how we work, and our future plans and projects we have in store? If so then this Founder Talk interview we recently did with the...
Product Updates
7 min read
Markus Pirker

Userbrain vs. Usertesting.com

Looking for an alternative to UserTesting? Think UserTesting's service is expensive and complex? We do too.
Product Updates
3 min read
Markus Pirker

New Userbrain Feature: Annotations

We're excited to release a much-anticipated feature that makes the analysis of your usability videos – and therefore, your workflows – even better: Annotations.
Product Updates
2 min read
Stefan Rössler

Everything You Need to Know About Proactive Usability Testing

Proactive Usability Testing - what it is, how it works, and why it would be smart to make it a habit.
User Testing
4 min read
Stefan Rössler

How to Excite Stakeholders to Start Usability Testing

We asked our readers to tell us about their biggest challenges when it comes to usability testing and it seems like getting buy-in from internal and external stakeholders is one of...
Product Management User Testing
5 min read
Stefan Rössler

How to Have Successful Conversations With Your Visitors

Visiting a website is not the same thing as riding a roller coaster. Most people don't come to your site to experience the joy of using it. They come for the content, or in other words...
User Experience
7 min read
Stefan Rössler

Why Designers Should Do Usability Tests

We did a lot of usability tests in the past – for our own designs as well as for web sites and software designed by other people.
User Testing
4 min read
Stefan Rössler

Design The User Not The Experience

Help people become better versions of themselves. That's in a nutshell what I believe to be the secret of any great design. It's not about the user interface or the user experience...
User Experience
3 min read
Stefan Rössler

How To Find Out What Users Really Experience

Did you ever notice that user experience is a lot like health? User experience designers are doctors.
User Experience
5 min read
Stefan Rössler

5 Simple Steps to DIY Usability Testing for Creators

Illustration by Juhan Sonin Usability testing can help you dramatically improve your website or app by watching people use it.
User Testing
5 min read
Stefan Rössler

The User is Always Right? Wrong!

As someone who might be called usability expert I’ve often referred to the old saying that the user is always right.
User Experience
3 min read
Stefan Rössler

Why You Don’t Need To Test With Your Target Audience

Graphics designed by Freepik It’s hard to believe, but you don’t need representative users for user testing.
User Testing
5 min read
Stefan Rössler

How to Better Understand Your Website Users’ Behavior

Your website (app, etc.) doesn’t have a user experience, your users do. That’s why you have to understand your users’ behavior and find out why they do what they are doing on...
User Experience
3 min read
Markus Pirker

We are selling usability wrong. And it sucks.

As UX designers our job is to analyze and understand the goals, motivations, and behavior of people and create easy, understandable and efficient solutions tailored to their needs.
User Testing
3 min read
Serena Dorf

6 Great Tricks to Integrate SEO with UX Successfully

Search engine optimization (SEO) and user experience (UX) are both well-known concepts in digital marketing, but most people perceive them as totally independent and unrelated to each other.
Product Management User Experience
4 min read
Markus Pirker

How To Save Up To 40% More Time at Remote Usability Testing

If you’re improving your website with the help of remote usability testing you’re already saving up to 60% of the costs and time involved, compared to traditional Lab Testing.
User Testing
3 min read
Stefan Rössler

How to Easily Find and Fix Usability Problems

If you think your site has usability problems, you’re probably right about that. Every website has them and it’s a constant battle to find and fix these issues. The easiest way...
User Testing
5 min read