Design Process

Design is about problem-solving. It's a non-linear process with various methodologies that can be applied depending on the situation.  Below is the design process overview, but user perception remains the focus. 

Discover    .   Research   .   Define   .   Design   .   Develop


Strategy
User needs
Business goals
Project objectives

Scope
User stories
Function specs
Content Requirement

Structure
Info architecture
Interaction design
Wireframe flows

Skeleton
Information design
Navigation design
Interface design

Surface
Visual design