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Sep 8

The Design of Everyday Onboarding

I never know where to post these days and FOMO tells me I should be doing more on Medium, so over there is a post called The Design of Everyday Onboarding In the post I discuss a “down the rabbit hole” experience from this morning where I had nested tips from LinkedIn and Google within


Sep 6

Product Managers beware App Feature Complexity

When it comes to adding features to your App, Mobile App Product Managers would be millionaires if they got paid each time as opinionated colleague or even the developers said: “how hard would it be…” and “can’t you just…” I was reading a post from Kris Gale, VP Engineering at Yammer, on the First Round Capital blog


Aug 29

“Google style” trackable carousels in Pointzi

  Pointzi Carousel – swipe intro to your app from Pointzi – Mobile App Onboarding on Vimeo. I’ll admit we’ve been wrong about carousels and so we’ve now made available the ability to create rich carousels inside Pointzi. The benefits are: graphical environment to author and preview before release Easy HTML authoring, no need to


Aug 22

Mobile App design and onboarding by SC Moatti

A little while ago I interviewed SC Moatti who has worked with companies like AirBnB on mobile UX. You can find the recording on iTunes and SoundCloud. In this episode, SC who is the best selling author of “Mobilized” shares some design wins and fails based on 3 rules of fullfilling the needs of Body,


Jul 25

Onboarding is the secret sauce powering viral loops

The accepted App funnel is: Acquisition Activation/Retention Referral Revenue In this post covers the relationship between onboarding and Referral. Onboarding generally is seen as the bridge from Acquisition to Activation and Retention. The goal is to get the user oriented in the App and get them to an “ah-ha” experience. In the past the prevailing