Tag: human factors engineering

Cycle for a user centered design approach

Implementing best practices of user-centered design (UCD)

        Filed under: Agile development, Usability

We believe that user-centered design (UCD) is one of our super powers and a cornerstone of our agile development approach. Agile is, in fact, based almost entirely on user-centered design because it relies on the iterative cycle of listening, building, and deploying. In Scrum, for example, everything revolves around user stories and the fundamental component … Continued

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Websites should be for visitors, not the stakeholders

        Filed under: User Centered Design

Organizations that own websites and the people who direct or manage them often make the mistake of thinking that the website exists for them and should therefore make sense to them. This is a very selfish way of thinking. Instead, people should understand that websites exist for those who visit and use them. When websites … Continued

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