Cognitive Walkthrough: ProPublica

Kurt Yalcin
5 min readDec 17, 2018

A cognitive walkthrough is one effective method for user experience professionals to evaluate a design. This inspection method allows a single designer or researcher to make suggestions on how to improve an interface without contacting primary users. The focus of a cognitive walkthrough is on an interface’s learnability for novice users. The cognitive walkthrough may not be the most popular method for evaluating designs, but it’s…