Have you ever traveled alone before?In case we can find someone with sameinterest and same day-off with you,would you consider yourself to gotraveling with them?
"Freebirds" is about a community,who "accidentally" traveling to thesame destination and same time, sowhy dont we arrange a travelingtogether with our new friend from allaround the world with differentculture ?
How it is work:- Anyone can register and make a profilein order to start a group.-A member can open a group, pickupa location and time.-Then, other members can register in the group and start planning.
-The web provide a feature of makinga schedule, change it, add reservations, and so on.- People can evaluate their trip and sharetheir photos and recommendations.- The web provide a list of activitiesand interest in each city.- The web provide a search engine for hotels,cars, activities tickets…etc
Customer Segments- Single 20s professionals- Old people who want to see the world- College students groups- Couples .Revenue StreamsRevenue should come from advertisement,and % per each reservation through the web
Interviews with users/customers What do you think about "freebirds.us: Solo Tourism Together"? Its a really great idea. I really like it because I like going travelling. So, I can say Im waiting forGraduate Student. …….this kind of website for along time.Thailand I cant stand for waiting anymore. Oh, comon. Do you want to use this website ? Absolutely, I will join it. Do you have any suggestions for improvement? Im not so sure about the security or safety for the trip as Im afraid of deception. So, if the website is able to confirm or detect the person whether theyre not criminal, it will be cool.
Interviews with users/customers Do you want to use this website ? Yes, I want to use this website. Do you have any suggestions for improvement? Senior Bahrain provide a list of activities .. Something for food , or little plant. What do you think about Solo Tourism Together"? Its a good idea for adventure tourism. Do you want to use this website ? Do you have any suggestions ? Um..Maybe. Entrepreneurship Thailand Concern about Tools for safety.
Interviews with users/customers What do you think about Solo Tourism Together"? I think the web will provide good information for tourism about activity, duration of travel. Physician: Internal medicine Do you want to use this website ? Thailand I want to use this website. Do you have any suggestions ? I suggest this website should have multiple pictures, information for tourism.
Interviews with users/customers What do you think about Solo Tourism Together"? I thought it is interesting to meet new friends who love to travel the same me. It is a good idea to share and know the interest activities of each city. so I will not be any hesitate to be member in case the project will be happened in real. However I am not sure I will travel with the people who I still don’t know them or not ? Because I would like to think about the safe first.Graduate Student.: International marketing ,Sweden Do you want to use this website ? Yes I do, it sounds good idea to be this website s member. Do you have any suggestions ? Yes, of course. I would like to know how the website will guarantee about each members safe while is traveling with their program.
Interviews with users/customersRecommendations HCI standpoint ----->1. LOW CONTRAST: I love green but the colors are notvisible. Try switching your screen to black and white andchoose a tone that could easily be read . Why is thisimportant? Because of PROJECTORS in classrooms! Graduate Student: in Human Computer Interaction University of Maryland2. FONT: Not so clear. font sizes seem to be fixed and the Argentinatype has a low read ability. However, this fact has to beassessed with a user test or a survey to determine the realimpact. There are also many font types and it is slightlyoverwhelming, generating an unnecessary load on thereaders.
Interviews with users/customersHer recommendations: HCI standpoint----->3. TASK ORIENTATIONThink about the task behind your site and your potential users.-If I am new, I would like to know about how it works. Graduate Student:However that section is down and I have to scroll. in Human Computer Interactiontry replacing the picture or adding some phrases before University of Marylandthe registration. Argentina-If I am an existing user, the login is somewhat hiddenin the header in an unusual position.
Interviews with users/customersHer recommendations: HCI standpoint----->DESIGNThe lower part ("about") is considerably loaded, with lowcontrast and many asymmetries. That can be nice but not ina section aimed to read and know what is the platform about. Graduate Student :Try to keep that area neat and use the beauty of graphics in in Human Computer Interactionsuch way the information access is not affected. University of MarylandUsers might be able to read all the important content without Argentinadistractions besides the ads.Take this as a general quick and dirty review from an HCIstandpoint. To fully support these facts you should run userstudies, A/B tests, user test or any valid technique to makesure my assumptions about the interface express real userperceptions.Have an easy implementation,
To summarize our learningwe will use it to adjust our idea to better fit the customer needs. In this Interview : All people think that it is a good idea and Almost all people want to use this website. But, half of people think we need to raise a concern about the security or safety. HCI standpoint : from Graduate Student in Human Computer Interaction - LOW CONTRAST the colors are not visible. Try switching the screen to black and white and choose a tone that could easily be read. - FONT Not so clear. - TASK ORIENTATION
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