Archives for the tag: prototypes

An agile design prototype is worth a thousand user stories

Once you build prototypes into your design process, you get a better feel for whether you are solving problems in the right way for your customers. You will also find it invites more constructive feedback from customers and internal teams, as it feels more real than a static mockup ever can. Taking the agile design prototype approach and refining the prototype multiple times allows your team to find better, more elegant solutions, faster.

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Teaming up to tackle the UX divide with InVision for JIRA

We're excited to team up with InVision to create a more iterative, frictionless product development cycle. The InVision for JIRA integration enables design teams to attach design prototypes directly to JIRA issues, breaking down barriers between teams. Now, designers don't have to hassle with updating JIRA issues for every design change, and the development team is kept completely in sync with the designer's progress. Read on to learn more.

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This guest post comes courtesy of Andrew Mottaz, part of the team behind Protoshare and their new add-on in the Atlassian Marketplace, Protoshare for JIRA. It's difficult for end users or other stakeholders to really know what they want from software until they see it, experience it and use it. Whether you are an Agile shop working from user stories, a waterfall team, or somewhere in between, adding higher fidelity interactive visualizations to your JIRA issues helps get stakeholders and end users

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Usability Testing with Paper Prototyping

This is a guest blog by Richard Duinmayer and Gert-Jan Bartelds of Avisi, an Atlassian Expert based in the Netherlands. Richard and Gert-Jan are members of Testnet, the Dutch software testers’ professional association. On November 8th 2011 they took part in a Testnet workshop on usability testing. More specifically, the topic was “the use of paper prototyping in usability testing”, below is their experience report. What is Paper Prototyping? Paper prototyping an application is: Building

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Paper Prototypes with Jay Rogers

In this video GreenHopper designer Jay Rogers explains what paper prototyping is and how you can start using it within your own team. This was filmed shortly after a paper prototyping session he conducted for the GreenHopper team around upcoming Scrum functionality on the Rapid Board. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vR6TPa6Czd4 Resources: Todd Zaki Warfel presentations on SlideShare Follow @jbrogers A paper prototyping example The GreenHopper team during a paper prototyping session. The

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