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User Testing Books

Handpicked list of recommended user testing books.

Reading list of recommended UX books on user testing. The books are relevant for everyone interested in usability testing, measuring the customer experience (CX), eye tracking, and similar methods which allow for user research.

Books

Cover of the book 'UX Strategy' by Jaime Levy Research

UX Strategy
How to Devise Innovative Digital Products that People Want

Written by interface designer, and user experience strategist Jaime Levy. This hands-on guide carefully blends business strategy and UX design. It introduces strategy tools and techniques to help craft multi-device products that people want to use.

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  • Pages: 312
Cover of the book 'Why We Fail' by Victor Lombardi Research

Why We Fail
Learning from Experience Design Failures

Written by Victor Lombardi, the book explores what teams actually built, why products failed, and how we can learn from the past to avoid failure ourselves. Improve by learning how customer experience failures cause products to fail in the marketplace.

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  • Publisher: Rosenfeld Media
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  • Pages: 248
Cover of the book 'Eye Tracking the User Experience' by Aga Bojko Research

Eye Tracking the User Experience
A Practical Guide to Research

Written by UX researcher and VP of User Experience at GfK Custom Research, Aga Bojko, the book is a practical guide to eye-tracking user research. It offers step-by-step advice on how to plan, prepare, and conduct eye tracking studies.

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  • Pages: 234
Cover of the book 'Eye Tracking Methodology' by Andrew T. T. Duchowski Research

Eye Tracking Methodology
Theory and Practice

Written by Andrew T. Duchowski, the book focuses on video-based, corneal-reflection eye trackers and takes a look at a number of interesting and challenging applications for eye-tracking systems from a strong scientific view.

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  • Publisher: Springer
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  • Pages: 408
Cover of the book 'Interviewing Users' by Steve Portigal Research

Interviewing Users
How to Uncover Compelling Insights

Written by Steve Portigal, who helps companies to think and act strategically when innovating with user insights. The book provides invaluable interviewing techniques and tools that enable readers to conduct informative interviews with anyone.

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  • Publisher: Rosenfeld Media
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  • Pages: 176
Cover of the book 'Lean UX' by Jeff Gothelf Research

Lean UX
Applying Lean Principles to Improve User Experience

Written by speaker and organizational designer Jeff Gothelf, the book teaches Lean UX principles, tactics, and techniques. Experiment with design ideas, validate them with users, and continually adjust the design based on gained insights.

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  • Publisher: O'Reilly Media
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  • Pages: 152