Design process

This is how I approach most of my projects. Of course there are exceptions depending on the project but this is a good overview of how things should go. 

Main steps

  • Homework / research
  • Definition of user / personas / target audiance
  • Competetitive analysis
  • Market differentiation - Is this delightful?
  • Workshop / Brainstorming
    • User research input
  • Initial concepts and wireframing
    • Prototyping
    • User research analysis
  • Reviewing / reivsing
  • Stakeholder review
    • Revising
    • User research analysis / report
  • Final production
    • Quality contol testing
  • Delivery / Deployment
  • Reviewing / reivsing
  • Maintenance / feedback / updates / analytics
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What makes great design…

Exceeding expectations
Delights customer
Surprise
Emotional connection
Consistent function

Where does your product fall on this chart at time of launch?

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