Usability

Make your site easy to use.


Usability means “ease of use.” Focusing on usability will help you make better websites that are pleasant and useful.

Don’t make users think. Write effectively. Test early and often.

If you want a usable site, you have to test. Learn how to conduct a usability test in 5 steps.

Yale ITS provides usability testing every month. This service is offered on a first-come first-served basis. Email us at ux@yale.edu for more information.

Templates and tools to assist you in the discovery phase of your process. This is a crucial aspect of content strategy.

Learn about building empathy for users and improving their processes through making journey maps.