Make Your Product or Website More Usable in 10 Easy Steps

Is your website user-friendly? Do you want to improve your site, but you don’t know where to start? A 10-step checklist sure would be nice to have.

Looking at your work through the end user’s eyes is hard. It is beneficial to have someone from the outside help you see your blind spots and that is just what this talk is all about. Join Monique and take some notes on how to make your website more usable.

We all have a responsibility to make the web a better place and less frustrating to use. In this talk, Monique explains her top 10 UX principles with great examples of how they should and shouldn’t be done. There is no better way to get started with improving your website than with this talk.

What You’ll Learn

  • The importance of your system status visibility
  • The connection between the system and the real world
  • How to give your users more control and freedom
  • Expectations around consistency and standards
  • How to prevent errors
  • The difference between recognition vs. recall
  • How best to have flexibility and efficiency of use
  • The need for aesthetic and minimalist design
  • How to help users recognize, diagnose, and recover from errors