Your Web Site: a Better User Experience [B5]

Abstract

Your web site is now almost certainly the KEY communication channel for your institution. The majority of people are now aware that usability and accessibility are vital issues. However, many remain uncertain how to evaluate, test and improve Web interfaces. There is perhaps even more uncertainty in how to do this in way that can be shown to be objective and repeatable.
This workshop will provide an insight into common pitfalls of web sites and outline some easy methods to undercover how your site is being perceived and how it can be improved.

Learning Objectives:

By the end of the session participants will have a better idea of:

  • Methods and techniques for evaluating and testing your Web site