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Mouse-Over vs. Point-and-Click: It Depends!

By Barbara Chaparro, Gary Minnaert, & Chad Phipps In our last issue of Usability News, we discussed two selection techniques – mouse-over and point-and-click – and which was better. In studies we conducted with target acquisition tasks (where a user

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Do We Need the “Go” Button?

By Barbara Chaparro One popular method of navigation within a web site is a drop-down list of web pages accompanied by a “GO” command button. In our usability evaluations of such sites, we have discovered that many users select a

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