Online UX/UI Tools

From: Jessel, Tanner – FS, Prineville, OR
Sent: Monday, October 24, 2016 4:31 PM
Subject: Online UX/UI Tools

Here is some info on how to do a card sorting experiment:

https://www.usability.gov/how-to-and-tools/methods/card-sorting.html

Typically you need special software do to it properly, but it can also be done with actual index cards on a table.

In my grad program I worked in a usability lab where we had different types of software to do this kind of research.

Here are some online ones:

http://measuringuserexperience.com/CardSorting/index.htm

It’s a little out-dated but it pointed me to this one:

https://www.optimalworkshop.com/101/card-sorting

There’s a free plan for “small projects”

Also has an IA tool:

https://www.optimalworkshop.com/a/11k5j10g/treejack/surveys

Definitely is a science to information architecture!

-Tanner

I just found this Sharepoint group:

https://ems-team.usda.gov/sites/fs-spug/SitePages/Member%20Join.aspx

It seems to be active:

https://ems-team.usda.gov/sites/fs-spug/community/SitePages/Community%20Home.aspx

There are “coaches” here:

https://ems-team.usda.gov/sites/fs-spug/SitePages/Coaches.aspx

Might be a good resource.

-Tanner

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About Tanner Jessel

I am a recent M.S. in Information Science graduate from the University of Tennessee School of Information Science. I was formerly a graduate research assistant funded by DataONE (Data Observation Network for Earth). Prior, I worked for four years as a content lead and biodiversity scientist with the U.S. Geological Survey's Biodiversity Informatics Program. Building on my work experience in biodiversity and environmental informatics, my work with DataONE focused on exploring the nature of scientific collaborations necessary for scientific inquiry. I also conducted research concerning user experience and usability, and assisted in development of member nodes with an emphasis on spatial data and infrastructure. I assisted with research designed to understand sociocultural issues within collaborative research communities. Through August 1, 2014, I was based at the Center for Information and Communication Studies at the University of Tennessee School of Information Science in Knoxville, Tennessee.

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