• You’ll learn about product validation, UI/UX practices, Google’s Design Sprint and the process for setting and tracking actionable metrics.
Amir Shevat: Instructor Chris Saden: Course Developer
This lesson will help you develop, validate and refine your ideas to ensure you’re building for a product/market fit. Through case studies and interviews with founders, product experts, and investors, you will learn how to efficiently conduct user research and build an entrepreneurial mindset.
Note that this content is also covered in the Your First Six Weeks lessons, "Choose Your Idea" and "Validate Your Idea" if you're taking the Tech Entrepreneur Nanodegree program.
If you have already completed this lesson, you can jump ahead to the lesson "UX and UI."
This lesson takes you beyond visual style to understand material design, building for accessibility, user flows and personas. You’ll hear about how startups make design decisions and learn from senior designers at Google on how they use design to emphasize the purpose of their products.
Created by Google Ventures, the Design Sprint Process is widely used by teams seeking to design, prototype, and test their ideas with customers. In this lesson, Google’s leading Design Sprint Master will help you go through all the steps required to validate your ideas and build mockups of your product.
In the final lesson, you will learn to identify common metrics for websites and apps relating to traffic, customer satisfaction, and engagement. You will learn tools that can be used to monitor metrics and examples from startups on what metrics not to measure.