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Skimmet is an UX tool to evaluate skimmer friendliness of your website.

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Description from store Skimmet is a browser extension to evaluate skimmer friendliness of your website. It is helpful for people belonging to UI/UX, content writing & data visualization domain. Skimmet adds a toolbar button with 2 filter options. Skimming is a fast reading technique. While skimming user aim is extract information as soon as possible. During this exercise user intentionally skip a lot of content. In a way, you can say skimmer simply runs a blind eye onto your content. So to draw user attention on most important information designer play around visual weight and visual hierarchy.Skimmet helps you evaluate effectiveness & impact of the same in order to make website skimmer friendly. Now, lets us know more about skimmet filter’s usefulness : BLUR - As said earlier user runs blind eye onto your content. A blind eye ignore details. Weight & hierarchy carried by screen elements will win in attracting his attention. Evaluating your screen in blur mode helps you > Analyse eye catchiness of region/element in the visible screen space. > Feel strength of your Call To Action button. > Anticipate eye motion of skimmer. > Your article may contain multi-level heading. Skimming your article in blur mode gives you good idea on how effective is your visual hierarchy. GRAYSCALE - Evaluating your screen in blur and gray scale mode gives you ultimate idea of the visual weight. This technique is very helpful in creating effective data visualization as well. It helps you > Analyze variation in heaviness and lightness of the colors used. > Analyze depth of your contrast. > Evaluate balance & rhythm of visual direction.

Latest reviews

  • (2019-09-04) Todd Shorrock: Works perfectly, no complaints. Ensure to restart your browser before trying it out.
  • (2019-04-22) James Aarya: Yes, I like it. should try.

Latest issues

  • (2016-08-12, v:1.1) Extguru 9: Partnership Offer
    Hello! I represent the company EXT.GURU. I have reviewed your extension, and I would like to invite you to work with our company. I have analyzed, that your extension "Skimmet" can bring you a guaranteed high income. You can get the maximum profit with our automatic service for monetizing browser extensions, while our advertising is not annoying or malicious, and does not prevent the extension of functionality. Our system optimizes traffic from around the world. We provide coordination of all the nuances and suggestions of webmasters. Payments are carried out upon request during one hour at a convenient system to you. We would also like to note that our system does not interfere with other systems of monetization, you can plug in our program as an additional method to generate an income. If you have any other extensions, we can discuss. We look forward to collaborating. Sincerely EXT.GURU team. Contacts ICQ: 654784658 Jabber: [email protected] Skype: extguru [email protected] email: [email protected]


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5.0 (3 votes)
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2017-07-18 / 1.2
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