testing

UsabilityHub
Theme Unit Test « WordPress Codex
A List Apart: Articles: The Myth of Usability Testing

The whole article is interesting, but I’m bookmarking specifically for the tools recommended near the end.

SiteTuners.com Multivariate Testing Website Optimizer

Once I have a basic landing page set up, I’d like to hire these folks to optimize it. 🙂

Theme Development Checklist « WordPress Codex

This is a reasonably comprehensive pre-launch theme checklist. I need to go through the “unit tests” on several of my themes.

Run IE8/IE7/IE6, Firefox, Safari, Chrome, and Opera from the web
Down for everyone or just me?

I can’t be the only one who has IM’d friends asking them to check if a site comes up. A simple-but-brilliant service.

Free Site Validator | complete website validation and link checking tool

This is a good thing to do pre-launch and periodically after that.

WordPress .XML Test Data Import | Self Conclusion

Another source of test content for WordPress. Each collection I find has some good ideas, but none has everything. Time to release my own?

Low cost usability testing – UserTesting.com

I’m totally going to use this service. The price is right and the service sounds very helpful.