WRAL 2018-01-17T06:32:56+00:00

Project Description

Five UNC Chapel Hill students from the Usability and Multimedia Design class led by Associate Professor Laura Ruel conducted usability testing on the WRAL mobile site. The goal of the project was to identify problems concerning prioritization of information on the mobile app and offer the developers suggestions for improvement.

WRAL Mobile App Usability Testing

WRAL is a local news station based in Raleigh, North Carolina. It provides information on the latest Raleigh area news, weather forecasts, traffic patterns, ACC and high school sports, and more. Five UNC Chapel Hill students from the Usability and UX Design class led by Associate Professor Laura Ruel conducted usability testing on the WRAL mobile site. The goal of the project was to identify problems concerning prioritization of information on the mobile app and offer the developers suggestions for improvement.

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Complete Report Includes:

  • Limitations

  • Methodology

  • Participant Data

  • Data Collection

  • Positive Findings

  • Minor Problems

  • Major Problems

  • Catastrophic Problems

  • Recommendations