When trying to develop a certain type of site, system or application, there are a lot of things to consider like user interface, design, and functionality but above all these it is also important to know the behaviors of your target users and to achieve this one, UX research methods are your friendly aid.

UX research methods play a vital role when starting to develop your web applications. These methods focus on understanding user behaviors, needs and motivation through various observation techniques, task analysis and feedback methodologies.

There are a lot of research methods available that can help you get the necessary data you need either qualitative or quantitative. Here are some examples of research methods that can help you get to know your users better.


Card sorting


Contextual Interviews


First Click Testing


Focus Group


Online Surveys


Usability Testing


System Usability Scale

Selecting the right research method is very essential for the success and effectiveness of your product. To guarantee good product results, you should carefully strategize your research approach and know the best research method to use in all phases of your project.