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Usability Testing

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Abstract

In this chapter, we’ll focus on testing products with people with disabilities. We’ll start by reviewing what makes a good product and see how to recruit people with disabilities. We’ll then examine usability testing best practices. Most of this will be covered in a BBC iPlayer Case Study.

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    Deque—Consider accessibility when conducting usability testing www.deque.com/blog/considering-accessibility-when-designing-a-usability-test/

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    Smashing Magazine—Tips for conducting usability studies with participants with disabilities www.smashingmagazine.com/2018/03/tips-conducting-usability-studies-participants-disabilities/

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    Accessibility originates with UX: A BBC iPlayer Case Study www.smashingmagazine.com/2015/02/bbc-iplayer-accessibility-case-study/

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Gilbert, R.M. (2019). Usability Testing. In: Inclusive Design for a Digital World. Apress, Berkeley, CA. https://doi.org/10.1007/978-1-4842-5016-7_9

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