My Design Processs
ask Get Answers Ensure requirements are understood and agreed upon. Who are the stakeholders? Who are the users? How can the problem be simplified?
research Research Has this problem been solved? By whom? Large companies or startups? Did their solutions work? How can they be improved?
wireframe Wireframes & Sketches Omnigraffle. Pencils. No color; no details. Just get the ideas out. Ensure all requirements and corner cases are accounted for.
mockups Mockups Photoshop.Focus.Iterate.
present Present Explain research, motivations, goals, and results. Be prepared to defend decisions while maintaining an open mind. Listen to feedback and reflect.
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I'm always thinking about design. It was inevitable that I began writing about design too.