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Hands-On UX Design for Developers

By : Elvis Canziba
Book Image

Hands-On UX Design for Developers

By: Elvis Canziba

Overview of this book

Designing user experience (UX) is one of the most important aspects of a project, as it has a direct effect on how customers think of your company. The process of designing a user experience is one of the most challenging yet rewarding aspects of product development. Hands-On UX Design for Developers will teach you how to create amazing user experiences for products from scratch. This book starts with helping you understand the importance of a good UX design and the role of a UX designer. It will take you through the different stages of designing a UX and the application of various principles of psychology in UX design. Next, you will learn how to conduct user research and market research, which is crucial to creating a great UX. You will also learn how to create user personas and use it for testing. This book will help you gain the ability to think like a UX designer and understand both sides of product development: design and coding. You will explore the latest tools, such as Sketch, Balsamiq, and Framer.js, to create wireframes and prototypes. The concluding chapters will take you through designing your UI, dealing with big data while designing a UX, and the fundamentals of frontend. Finally, you'll prepare your portfolio and become job ready in the UX arena.
Table of Contents (18 chapters)
Title Page

Chapter 2. UX Design Process

In this chapter, we will discuss the most important thing that we need to know to become a UX Designer. The UX design process is a key part that everyone in the UX industry is undertaking, but they are all doing it differently.

Like any other discipline, UX also has its own stages and processes for doing it right. In this chapter, we will cover the following topics:

  • UX design process
  • Discovery and planning
  • Project proposals
  • Project objectives and methodologies
  • The UX strategy
  • Understanding competitors and customers
  • Discovering your own UX strategy framework
  • UX research