On April 10th, two of our founders, Valerie Neumark and Andrew Goldsworthy present their session on Design Strategies: Our Process for Building User-centered Websites . Below is a little bit about their session as well as the slides and links to...Read more.
Designing a website can be a very complicated process with a lot of stages depending on the size of the site you are building. But with a user-centered strategy, grounded in best practices, you will be set-up for success.
In this session, we will guide you through the strategies we use and the basic steps needed for a clean, user-friendly website that is based in user research and design best practices. What we'll cover:
Defining Audiences (based on real people you know directly or indirectly)
Using Data to Understand Users
Designing Persona-based Information Architecture
Developing User Workflows & Predicting User Interactions
Interviewing Stakeholders & Testing Assumptions
Optimizing for Drupal Functionalities
Design Best Practices
Current Trends vs. Universal Constants
Tips and Tools for a Smooth Transition to Development