NIST Web Metrics:
Related Work by NIST
- The CIFter project
has been developed to evaluate the methodologies that are used
to test usability of websites.
- J. Cugini and J. Scholtz, "VisVIP:
3D Visualization of Paths through Websites", Proceedings of the
International Workshop on Web-Based Information Visualization (WebVis'99),
pp. 259-263, (in conjunction with DEXA'99, Tenth International Workshop on
Database and Expert Systems Applications, eds A.M. Tjoa, A. Cammelli, R.R.
Wagner) Florence, Italy, September 1-3, 1999, IEEE Computer Society.
- J. Cugini, "Web
Usability Logging: Tools and Formats", presented to the Tools to Support Faster
and Better Usability Engineering workshop, August 15, 2000,
Asheville, NC (held in conjunction with the UPA 2000 conference).
- J. Cugini,
NBS Special Publication 500-247, The
FLUD format: Logging Usability Data from Web-based Applications,
- J. Cugini, S. Laskowski, "Design of a File Format for Logging Website
- A. Badre and S. Laskowski,
"Cultural Context of Web Interfaces", forthcoming.
- J. Scholtz,
"WEB Usability: The Search for a Yardstick", 3rd Conference on Human-Factors and The WEB.
- L. Downey and J. Scholtz,
"On the Fast Track: New Usability Testing Methods for Websites", Computer-Human Interaction (CHI '98)
- J. Scholtz and L. Downey,
"Methods for Identifying Usability Problems and Websites",
IFIP Working Conference on Engineering for Human-Computer Interaction.
J. Scholtz, S. Laskowski, and L. Downey,
"Developing Usability Tools and Techniques for Designing and Testing Websites",
4th Conference on Human Factors and the Web.
"Web Metrics: A Methodology for Producing Usable Websites",
Proceedings of the Human Factors and Ergonomics Society Conference, 1998.
"Kiosk-Based User Testing of Online Books",
SIGDOC (special interest group on documentation) Conference.
"A Case Study: Developing a Remote, Rapid, and Automated Usability Testing Methodology for On-line Books",
HICSS - Hawaii International Conference on Systems Science.
"Using Visualizations for Web Usability Data",
ACM SIGCHI Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems, 1999.
C. Sheppard and J. Scholtz,
"The Effects of Cultural Markers on Website Use",
5th Conference on Human Factors and the Web, June 1999.
"Adaptation of Traditional Usability Testing Methods for Remote Testing", HICSS
(Hawaii International Conference on System Science), 2000.
Our Web Usability Resources page contains additional background information.