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Lean prototyping for entrepreneurs Lean prototyping for entrepreneurs Presentation Transcript

  • LeanPrototyping For Startups Original iPod Prototype
  • What this talk is about
  • Who am I?
  • 2 short stories about prototyping
  • A pictureis worth a thousand words A prototype is worth a thousand pictures
  • Whats aprototype?
  • Early versionof an idea
  • Te s t a ble Early version of an idea
  • This is nota prototype
  • This is nota prototype
  • This is
  • Why Prototype?
  • To answerquestionsand generate new ones
  • Validate yourassumptions
  • comparealternatives
  • Failearly d an y ea pl ch
  • To Visualizeyour ideas
  • To Visualizeyour ideasand share themwith others
  • To Visualize your ideas and share them with othersTeam users investors clients
  • So you till youFake it make it
  • What makes a goodPrototype?
  • QuickYou can create multiple versions fast and iterate even faster!
  • CheapYou wouldnt mind throwing it away and starting all over again
  • Favorites Check-in ChatPictures Minimal Contains only core features
  • TestableYou can put it in front of people and have them try it out (instead of just telling them about it)
  • MeasurableYou can get the numbers behindwhats working and whats not.
  • And hopefully fun to create and use
  • How I DoRapi d + CheapPrototyping* *Without writing code
  • 1Plan
  • Define stories,and identify tasks
  • Create a userflow diagram
  • Sketch roughinterface screens Photo courtesy of StevenVanwel on Flickr
  • 2Build Photo courtesy of Mr. T in DC on Flickr
  • Decide what youwant to prototype Which questions do you want to answer?
  • Main screen Login screenDesign main screens
  • Create UI states Update StatusProfile pop-up highlight update
  • Add user interaction
  • 3Test
  • Test several prototypes To get objective feedback
  • Decide whatto measure To get accurate feedback
  • Choose theright users To get relevant feedback
  • Ask them tothink aloud To get constant feedback
  • Interview them at the end To get even more feedback
  • 4Refine
  • Discuss resultswith your team
  • Integrate findings
  • Test againwith users
  • 5Share
  • Have yourteam playwith theprototype,instead ofwriting longspecificationdocuments
  • Wh yIp roto type wi th Ke ynote
  • Design tool withoutfeature creep
  • clickable Fast SlowLow fidelity High fidelity Proto types
  • Basic shapesThe ones you need, without the distraction of the ones you dont need
  • AlignmentandSnapping
  • Copy StyleVisual K Lstyles K L Quickly share styles across shapes
  • Masterslides- Less copy/paste- Update multiple pages with asingle change
  • Hyperlinks Add user interaction without writing code
  • SlideTransitions
  • ExportHyperlinks are preser ved!
  • Test onDeviceWithout doing any extra work
  • Works withAdobe suite Copy Paste
  • Embed product demos withinyour presentations
  • And it costsless than $20
  • Fi reho se D emo
  • lden Rule s for5 Go Pro toty pingLean
  • Dont fall in love with your early ideas
  • If you cant play with it, its still a fantasy
  • EVERYTHINGis an experiment
  • Favor kaizen over perfection
  • Be a goodstoryteller
  • Tha nk y ou! Questions