Development of a two-step touch method for website navigation on smartphones.

@article{Jung2015DevelopmentOA,
  title={Development of a two-step touch method for website navigation on smartphones.},
  author={Kihyo Jung and Jinah Jang},
  journal={Applied ergonomics},
  year={2015},
  volume={48},
  pages={148-53}
}
The touch method for hyperlink selection in smartphones can often create usability problems because a hyperlink is universally smaller than a finger contact area as well as visually occluded by a finger while pressing. In this study, we developed a two-step touch method (called Press and Flick method) and comprehensively examined its effectiveness using the goals, operators, methods, and selection rules (GOMS) model and user testing. The two-step touch method consisted of finger press and flick… CONTINUE READING