Category: Web Usability

Japanese Text and Yoast SEO

A potential client recently asked us whether Yoast SEO plugin handles Japanese text. The WordPress Yoast Plugin¬†has over 3 million active installs and is widely regarded by ¬†developers as the Gold Standard in WordPress SEO plugin support. While there does appear to be an issue with getting an accurate word count through the plugin, this […]

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15 June, 2017, Written by 0 comment

You Tube Captioning – The Next Search Frontier?

YouTube has recently announced the addition of “auto captioning” and “auto caption timing” . Video captioning has been available for a while but now it is extremely easy for viewers of some YouTube videos to automatically add their own text captions via Google’s voice recognition technology. The service is planned to expand and it seems […]

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24 November, 2009, Written by 0 comment

“F” is for Fast

Learn how web users REALLY view the content on your site.

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24 September, 2009, Written by 0 comment

Making Better Web Forms

Until Google comes out with an application that can scan our thought waves, the most common medium for communicating important information on the internet will continue to be the humble web form. Whether your website’s purpose is to sell something, capture contact leads or invite membership, you will need to give careful consideration to how […]

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30 May, 2009, Written by 0 comment

How Can I Make My Website Accessible?

Business owners need to consider the needs of a wide range of people who might want to use their services. In this article we will discuss some of the problems which certain people might face when using your website and what you can do to address them. Types of Disabilities Visual Disabilities Visual impairment is […]

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29 April, 2009, Written by 0 comment

Should I Do User Testing For My Website?

What do comedians and smart website owners have in common? Answer: They both TEST their material on as many people as possible! Most people like to think they have a sense of humor. Similarly most people think they have good design sense. But at the end of the day those are really nothing more than […]

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8 February, 2009, Written by 0 comment

Design For Users. Not For Yourself

It`s not hard to find sites on the internet that dazzle and sparkle with lots of animation and special effects. However after the initial appeal wears off many such sites will actually drive visitors away. The reason being, that most online visitors come to your site with a purpose in mind. That purpose may be […]

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5 October, 2008, Written by 0 comment