Validated Data over Expert Opinion

I should have linked to this when I wrote Usability Testing: It’s not a Myth, but I didn’t. To make up for my neglect, I’m linking to it now: John Schrag over at the excellent Designing the User Experience at Autodesk blog has a great article comparing Validated Data to Expert Opinion. Recommended.

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