These are our current needs for testing Tor products, as well as methodologies and testing scripts. Before running Tor user research, be sure you read our Guidelines to becoming a user researcher with Tor.

Tor Browser for Desktop

Tor Browser for Android

Onion Services

  • User Research: Onion Security Indicator

Past User Research

We’re committed to open design, so you can see the user research we’ve conducted in the global-south. If you want to run user research with us, please get in touch.

Project Methodology Locations Dates Reporting
Tor Launcher Usability testing (.pdf) Mumbai(IN) Q118 .pdf
Onion Security Indicator Usability testing (.pdf) Mumbai(IN), Kampala(UG), Valencia(ES), Mombasa(KE) Q118, Q218 .pdf
TB Circuit Display Usability testing (.pdf) Kampala(UG), Nairobi(KE), Mombasa(KE) Q118, Q218 .pdf
Tor Browser for Desktop User needs discovery (.pdf) Bogotá(CL), Cali(CL), Valle del Cauca(CL), Kampala(UG), Hoima(UG), Nairobi(KE) 2018 .pdf
Tor Browser for Android User needs discovery (.pdf) Bogotá(CL), Cali(CL), Valle del Cauca(CL), Kampala(UG), Hoima(UG), Nairobi(KE) 2018 .pdf
Tor Users Demographics Survey (.pdf) Online 2018 .pdf