Communication Blog

Improving Your Website Through Intuitive Navigation

March 30, 2021
Learn how card sorting and tree testing can help people find what they need on your website.

Unit Search Pilots, Directory

January 12, 2017

W‚Äče are working with a couple units to pilot the unit search results on their sites before making the interface available to the rest of the TC developer community. The unit search has been added to the Campus Climate website where we continue to work on it.


Request for Personas, Desktop v Mobile, Homesite Usability

July 21, 2016

With our recent usability studies, we've gained some insight into how prospective students use Twin Cities websites. We're looking at our mobile v desktop stats and wondering what yours are, too. And we have some homesite recommendations from usability.


Search, Site Speed, Grad Student Usability

April 28, 2016

Search research and discovery wrapped up, site speed, and grad student usability.


Web Header Assets, Usability, Media Sources

February 2, 2016

The old version of the U's web header points to assets on a central web server ( that is offline from time to time when OIT makes server updates. We have a report on prospective student usability and two sources for photos and video.


Usability with Prospectives, Subscription Hub

November 17, 2015

We're going into the usability lab the first week of December with prospective students and parents. Submit your publications to the Subscription Hub.

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