Methods and tools to ensure web usability

Michele Zanda
Web usability is a multidisciplinary research area. It bases its foundations on user interface software development, Internet technologies, and cognitive psychology. The purpose of usability is bridging the gap between technology‐oriented developers and actual end users needs. The usability area is approached in many ways: develop methodologies to ensure usable products, rapid prototyping tools to have user interfaces easy to modify, design of novel interaction paradigms, and measure ease of use with user tests. This...