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Accessibility: How to track peoples with disabilities on websites?

Short answer - it is not possible, and even if it was, it is definitely not recommended: https://www.marcozehe.de/2014/02/27/why-screen-reader-detection-on-the-web-is-a-bad-thing/ https://www.nomensa....
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What is the difference between a dashboard and a report?

A dashboard is a one-screen group of summary visualizations that facilitate rapid assessment of a system. In his book Information Dashboard Design, Stephen Few analyses a wide variety of different ...
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Female only persona

What you have now is a clear statistical evidence that shows most of your audience is female, and that you should take special care about that evidence. Statistical evidence also shows that AT LEAST ...
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How to design a chart that has an x-axis with a fixed range that is longer than the selected range?

There's an opportunity to highlight the campaign (and its length), while deemphasizing the zone without data. If you want to keep a persistent scale, you could focus instead of graphically labeling ...
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Impact on website analytics caused by accessibility issues

The goal of WCAG according to their abstract is: Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG) 2.0 covers a wide range of recommendations for making Web content more accessible. Following these ...
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What results to display when comparing current and past data?

Intuitively, I would expect the current list of "Top Locations" to remain in place and in the same order, but simply with an additional bar showing last week's values. In the case of no data ...
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How do you diagnose low retention?

Just ask Start by interviewing your target group. You're in a great market because it's not too difficult to identify the user you think you're after. I'd focus on three sub-groups in particular. ...
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Accessibility: How to track peoples with disabilities on websites?

Although screen reader detection may be possible, though discouraged, it's only a little subset of all the possible "user with disabilities" scenarios. A huge proportion of the people that benefit ...
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Why analytics and dashboards are not mobile oriented?

I think there are a couple of reasons for this: Existing convention - most dashboard designs were created back in the days when desktop applications were the most prevalent, so the layout tends to be ...
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What was the rationale behind pinterest changing its "pin it" button to "save"?

According to Pinterest’s head of research, Gabe Trionfi: "We are updating the ‘Pin’ button to say “Save” because we believe it communicates that Pinterest is the best app for saving ideas you ...
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How to present analytics on website redesign?

The right metrics depends from the business and UX objectives. I know very little about your site and business, but I would recommend you to consider the following metrics : Form unsuccessful ...
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Accessibility: How to track peoples with disabilities on websites?

This article discusses the merits of part of this subject - detecting screen reader usage. It does not cover detection of other assistive technology like adaptive keyboards and alternate point devices,...
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Task Completion Time

Measuring task completion time isn't necessarily about being very exact or precise with it (compared to things like page-loading time as a performance metric). At the high level it is about ...
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Studies of the impact visual design has on user engagement

I think it is important to understand the factors that relate to user engagement, which are generally centred around the content contained within the website or app that they consume, rather than the ...
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How to find out why a website is performing badly on Android phones?

In an ideal situation there should be some clue that you might be able to pick up from the analytics, although they may not be significant enough to give you a solid starting point. If you had access ...
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How to find out why a website is performing badly on Android phones?

I have seen several studies that show that iPhone users spend more money than android-users. Probably because if they can afford an iPhone which is usually more expensive than an average android phone ...
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What are some rationales for requiring end users to create an account when they do their online shopping?

There are two basic rationales work behind this 'force to sign up' step that needs to be done by the end users: To personalize end user's shopping experience or, to improve end user's future shopping ...
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What is the difference between a dashboard and a report?

In very simple and short term I would like to explain you that what is the dashboard and what is the report. The purpose of Dashboard is to show the most important thing which needs admin's ...
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What process should be undertaken to get feedback from white-label clients?

My suggestion is rating feature where possible to display to gain feedback about overall UX. Once I used sticky smile face on the left corner of the footer to pop-up but main idea was showing a 3 ...
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How to see why some pages have higher conversion rate then others?

No analytics application is going to be able to tell you why users have done what they did (or didn't do). They just log stats and numbers, not emotions and motivations. The only way to find out why ...
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Teasing Dashboard reports. Use dummy data or empty reports?

Could you use your own analytics data to show potential customers? Places like Baremetrics have done this for years (screen shots are typically their own numbers). Also the GA data is anonymized (per ...
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How to design a chart that has an x-axis with a fixed range that is longer than the selected range?

If we apply some of the general principles of data visualization design where we should reduce the amount of noise and let the data take centre stage, here are some strategies that you can certainly ...
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Impact on website analytics caused by accessibility issues

Most of those stats can't be extracted from analytics, you will just have data such as "user did this or that" measured by statistics on data, but such stats won't tell you WHY, they will just tell ...
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How to identify patterns from users survey comments

There are many methods, and choosing one depends upon what type of research you are doing. Specifically how precise and valid does your findings have to be. In qualititave research grounded theory ...
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Visitor-recording solutions and sensitive data?

I'm the founder of Tamboo (https://gettamboo.com), which is a visitor recording solution much like HotJar or LuckyOrange. Each type of visitor recording solution addresses privacy and security ...
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Should a bar chart redraw categories in size order or stay fixed position?

There are a number of considerations here, and reviewing them for your dashboard should help you come up with the right decision. Fixed position for the categories can help with remembering the ...
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Best way to structure a table with several columns

You can invert the rows and columns like this: download bmml source – Wireframes created with Balsamiq Mockups And put a filter for the user to filter the standards.
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Female only persona

Unless gender is the ONLY factor of interest, you should also create personas that encode ethnic identity, age, social class, and perhaps physical limitations.
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Female only persona

So, if your product is exclusive (100%) for women (for example Period Tracker app or something like that) then your personas should be women. But, if your product will be used by at least 1 man, then ...
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How to measure scroll-able cards?

Take a look to the image below and imagine articles are in cards layout: Now, after seeing this page, did you read all articles and news in it? Or just a snippet of the article with maybe a photo? ...
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