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UI / UX Prototyping
Tools
UMESH .A BHAT K-MUG 26-07-2014
OK, but I’m not a designer
What’s in it for me ?
• You don’t have to be a singer to appreciate good
songs. The same applies to good design.
• You hav...
Good UI vs Bad UI
• What makes a good UI ?
• But… but.. the client said, do it this way…..
• UI / UX is over hyped (*grabs...
This is OK
This is NOT !! (yes, you should care)
The Bane of Minimalism
• Make things simple but no simpler
• Minimalism doesn’t mean cutting
down on features
• It means p...
Wireframing Tools
Types
• Paper
• Web
• Desktop
• Browser
I’m a <insert platform here>
developer
Types
• Web
• Desktop
• Mobile / Tablet
Use Font Icons
Test before you deploy, duh..
• Usability testing is not a word
• Eat your own dog food
• A/B Testing
• Yes, spelling ish ...
No Questions  ??
Thank You
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UI / UX Prototyping Tools

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UI / UX Prototyping Tools

  1. 1. UI / UX Prototyping Tools UMESH .A BHAT K-MUG 26-07-2014
  2. 2. OK, but I’m not a designer
  3. 3. What’s in it for me ? • You don’t have to be a singer to appreciate good songs. The same applies to good design. • You have approximately 60 seconds to impress a user, your code can’t do that, Your UI can. • UI / UX is not only software, it’s in everything you can touch and feel. • And yes.. the answer is 42
  4. 4. Good UI vs Bad UI • What makes a good UI ? • But… but.. the client said, do it this way….. • UI / UX is over hyped (*grabs popcorn) • We’ve ‘XxzYX’/ team to take care of this stuff.. • Should I even care ?
  5. 5. This is OK
  6. 6. This is NOT !! (yes, you should care)
  7. 7. The Bane of Minimalism • Make things simple but no simpler • Minimalism doesn’t mean cutting down on features • It means presenting things one meaningful thing at a time
  8. 8. Wireframing Tools Types • Paper • Web • Desktop • Browser
  9. 9. I’m a <insert platform here> developer Types • Web • Desktop • Mobile / Tablet
  10. 10. Use Font Icons
  11. 11. Test before you deploy, duh.. • Usability testing is not a word • Eat your own dog food • A/B Testing • Yes, spelling ish impotrant..
  12. 12. No Questions  ?? Thank You fb.com/xeracon @xeracon xeracon.in

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