Step 1: Understand
Understand and define the problem by answering questions like what is the need to build the project? what is the project scope?
Step 2: Brainstorm
Explore ways to make the idea a reality. Include related approaches, ideas, and possible solutions. Think as if there is no box!
Step 3: Research
Carefully observe users and find their pain points. Explore the ways they use the product. Live a day in the life of your user.
Step 4: Analyze
Draw insights from both qualitative and quantitative data collected during research. Define use cases, user flows, scenarios, storyboards.
Step 5: Design
Make things real. Paper prototypes, wireframes, high fidelity mockups, interactive prototypes. Conceptualize and model the product.
Step 6: Evaluate
Test what you have created. Does the model meet the goals? Perform usability evaluation, Heuristic analysis, user testing, AB Testing.