Tag Archives: blog usability

Is Blog Theme Usability the root of all evil?

How much does a blog’s usability come from the theme you choose? Or how much of your blog’s usability is affected by the blog platform you use? Or the fact that your blog platform only offers certain themes makes the … Continue reading

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11 ways to add to blog conversation and stand out from the crowd

11 ways to add to blog conversation and stand out from the crowd This post grabbed my attention because I am a newbie blogger on this blog only 1 week into starting a new blog about the user experience of blogging and … Continue reading

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Usability testing prep

In preparation of the usability testing of 5 weblogs I have prepared tasks, questions and a SUMI-based questionnaire. The tasks are to evaluate what users actually do when using the blogs. The questionnaire is to evaluate users’ perceptions of their … Continue reading

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Blogging usability dissertation research methodology and plan

Dissertation Methodology and Plan Attached is my plan for my dissertation research which outlines the methodology I will be using to evaluate the usability of blogs and blogging tools. I would welcome any comments or feedback. Share

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Blog usability article

Blog usability article – there are some interesting comments here, but Jakob Nielsen’s is more comprehensive – see my Blogroll.

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The Layers of Design: the style layer

The Layers of Design is an interesting article which includes reference to style differences between Blogger and WordPress.

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Tumblr – great at onboarding = good user experience?

This article describes Onboarding and how important it is, and gives the Blogware Tumblr as a good example of being great at Onboarding.  Onboarding is a rather cringey way of saying users’ first impressions are good and they ‘get on board’ using the website straightaway. Personally … Continue reading

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Are you a Bob Blogger?

If you’re reading this blog, then you fit the profile for my thesis research. Take a look at the attached. It’s a Persona, which describes the profile of a typical user. This is the start of my HCI research study … Continue reading

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Blog reader’s poll

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