Design Process

MY DESIGN PROCESS

 

1) RESEARCH & DEFINE:
Gather information on the clients goals & user needs.

TOOLS:
Business analysis, Competitive & Comparative Analysis, Layout analysis, Heuristic analysis, Screener, Surveys, User Interviews, Project plan

2) SYNTHESIZE & ANALYZE:
Synthesize all the data to fully understand who we are designing for.

TOOLS:
White boarding, Affinity mapping, Personas


3) SOLUTION BRAINSTORMING:
As a team, design a way to meet the business goals & solve the users pain points.  Also decide which features and user flows we wanted to concentrate on designing for the scope & timeframe.

TOOLS:
Feature Prioritization, Kano axis model, MoSCoW method, User Flow, Brainstorming

4) DESIGN STUDIO &  USABILITY TEST:
Begin hand sketching screens and testing on users to see if our flow was understandable.

TOOLS:
Design studio, Hand sketching, Paper prototype, Usability testing


5) WIREFRAMING & USABILITY TESTING:
Start  wire framing our screens & inputting them into a digital prototyping tool. 

TOOLS:
Sketch app, Photoshop, Invision app, Usability testing,

6) HI-FIDELITY MOCKUPS & USABILITY TESTING:
Making necessary changes we gathered from out testing. Move into hi-fidelity mockups. More usability testing.

TOOLS:
Sketch app, Photoshop, Invision app, Usability testing