Usability Foundations trailer1:09 with Dan Gorgone
The concept of usability is directly tied to the success of websites and apps. How easy are they to use? In this course, we'll learn how to ensure users can accomplish their goals on websites and apps, as well as laptops and mobile devices. We'll also consider the user centered approach to design, highlight common usability issues on sites and apps, and offer tips on how to ensure your designs stay as usable as possible.
[male] Our industry changes all the time—from the devices we use to get online to the code and technology that serves everything up.
But one aspect that remains instrumental to the success of whatever you design is usability.
In this course, we'll define usability. We'll discuss how it compares to UX and UI, and show some examples from online and offline.
We'll also highlight some of the common usability concerns from websites to apps and from laptops to mobiles.
We'll discuss the user-centered approach, and how it can improve your designs, as well as the satisfaction of our users.
And whether you're trying to solve business or personal goals, if users can't find what they're looking for
or complete the important goals they have in mind, your efforts will fail.
And finally, we'll cover some ways that you can ensure that your designs are more usable
through the use of frameworks, periodic testing, analytics, and more.
Don't design something that doesn't get results. Ensure your site or app is usable and your users will reward your efforts
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