Eye tracking without the eyes
MouseView.js is a tool to generate attentional maps of websites and experiments. It is free to use and open source.
Cross device compatibility
MouseView.js has support for touch-screen devices too. It works on static content and also dynamic content (like videos).
Implemented in existing tools
MouseView.js has pre-made working examples in Gorilla.sc and jsPsych.
MouseView.js in action
Read our paper published at Behavior Research Methods here
If you use this tool please cite:
Anwyl-Irvine, A. L., Armstrong, T., & Dalmaijer, E. S. (2021, September 29). MouseView.js: Reliable and valid attention tracking in web-based experiments using a cursor-directed aperture. Behavior Research Methods, https://doi.org/10.3758/s13428-021-01703-5
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