When it comes to mobile experience design I find it extremely helpful and productive to focus my work through a framework I call Simplify, Prioritize, and Bulletproof. I’ve used this framework for several years on projects ranging from making an existing website smartphone-ready to mobile-only projects. Whenever I’ve used it, my framework has helped focus my design work and get it done faster and at a higher quality. It also serves as a check for me to see if I’m putting too much design into in a design.
Getting started on a mobile design project involves a lot of steps from user and task analysis, to uncovering essential functionality, to identifying desired target devices. I find my framework makes me more productive when the actual screen design work begins.
The framework is easy for me to follow,...read more
By Will Hacker