Website evaluation survey template offers questions to gain feedback about a website update or a brand new website the best way to improve your website is to ask the right questions to the right people, ie your target market. Sometimes referred to as a heuristic evaluation, designers and usability experts use lists like these to measure how easy or hard it is to use a website i've paraphrased jakob's original guidelines to list ten questions you can ask to evaluate your own website, right now. Criteria for website evaluation and rationale for their choice 1 findings of website evaluation 11 first impression tophams hotel website evaluation findings indicate that visitor first impression on the website is rather mixed. Here are some evaluation criteria to use with any website that you are unsure about print this page (by clicking on the printer icon above right) out and use it when evaluating a website for real.
Source evaluation checklist use this evaluating web resources checklist from cornell university library's introduction to research tutorial to evaluate the information sources you discover as a result of performing a search. Summary: jakob nielsen's 10 general principles for interaction design they are called heuristics because they are broad rules of thumb and not specific usability guidelines the system should speak the users' language, with words, phrases and concepts familiar to the user, rather than system. A easy to use guide for web evaluation lists evaluation criteria with links to actual pages that illustrate each point the examples page can be used by teachers for an in-class activity. Five criteria for evaluating web pages basic evaluation criteria what the criteria means 1 accuracy of web documents who wrote the page can you contact.
• use the evaluation criteria established in the rfp to fairly and objectively evaluate the technical proposals • applies the greatest weight and places the utmost importance on. The web context: some of the visual distinctions that signal the nature of content in print sources hold true on the web as well, although, because the web encourages wider use of graphics, web versions of printed works usually contain more graphics and more color than their print counterparts. Does my website's style align with my brand in terms of colors, feel, graphics, etc is the style consistent throughout the website will the style suit my target audience. This article describes five traditional evaluation criteria—authority, accuracy, objectivity, currency, and coverage/intended audience these criteria have their origins in the world of print media but are universal criteria that need to be addressed regardless of the medium evaluated. Audience appropriate is the content intended for children, scholars, general public was the page written to inform, educate, entertain (parody.
Craap is the acronym for the five criteria used to evaluate the credibility of sources use the craap test to evaluate the books and articles you find through the library's catalog and research databases and especially for sources found on the web. Quality criteria for website excellence - world best web site awards - best quality design - best practices in website design. The web application security scanner evaluation criteria (wassec) is a set of guidelines to evaluate web application scanners on their ability to effectively test web applications and identify vulnerabilities. Check and compare the web site to others which are both similar and different for more information on how to evaluate: this site has an excellent bibliography of other internet and print resources on evaluating web resources.
The evaluation center at western michigan university, through their checklist project, seeks to advance excellence in evaluation by providing high-quality checklists to guide practice the checklists are organized below by evaluation tasks area. Decide on the criteria for evaluating a website and create a spreadsheet on a computer program or piece of paper ask your fellow evaluators to rate the website on a scale of 1 to 5, 1 to 10 or simply by checking a box if the website has that feature. This set of criteria can help you decide whether or not to use a source of information in this example, we will evaluate a website about how to survive a zombie apocalypse this same technique can be used to evaluate journal articles, books, and any other source of information on any topic. Evaluating your website design was your website designed and built correctly we have worked with many clients and small businesses that recently had their website redesigned, and when we audited their experience (since a great website experience/design is a ranking factor), we had to deliver some bad news - we can't help you unless you fix your website's design.
The internet is a great place to find both scholarly and popular sources, but it's especially important to ask questions about authorship and publication when you're evaluating online resources. You should consider these criteria for evaluating web resources (accuracy, authority, objectivity, currency, coverage, and relevancy) accuracy is the website well-researched and information properly cited. If you use the web, look for an about us page check to see who runs the site: is it a branch of the government, a university, a health organization, a hospital or a business focus on quality. Evaluating internet health information: a tutorial from the national library of medicine this tutorial teaches you how to evaluate the health information that you.
Evaluating websites: criteria and techniques on the internet, no one knows you're a dog the above cartoon by peter steiner has been reproduced from page 61 of july 5, 1993 issue of the new yorker. Website publisher website evaluation guide example of a website that is credible author: this author is a journalist and has verifiable credentials. Web site evaluation—page 6 of 11 detailed findings the following pages contain detailed findings a copy of a checklist used as part of the evaluation process is contained at the end of the report on page 9.