During analysis, web developers will consider:
The term 'end-users' describes the group of people most likely to use a website.
If a web development company has a clear idea of the target audience, they should take account of what works best for that group of end-users when creating a website.
Some common end-user groups are:
These categories are broad and not exhaustive. An individual end user could fall into more than one of the stated categories.
The tasks that end-users need to be able to carry out are known as the 'end-user requirements'. These requirements might involve using particular accessibility software or hardware and could inform functional requirements.