ASSIGNMENT: INTERFACE DESIGN PROCESS  
 

 

 
 OBJECTIVES:     
  This is a good way to design a web site. Remember these steps and use them. If you have any questions, ask me.  
 PROCESS    
 

ANALYZE (Information gathering)
Initial meeting to introduce project - Talk to client about what they want (theme?)
Define project parameters and goals - Turn the general discussion into specifics.
Determine schedule and budget requirements - Due dates/how much?
Gather all or majority of assets - Get images or copy.
Review and obtain client sign-off - Review what was agreed to. Have client sign off.

CONCEPT (Turn the information into sketches, comps, flowcharts, story boards)
Develop theme - What one or two words describe the story of the product?.
Develop creative concepts - Good sketches or computer comps. A variety of ideas.
Develop navigational flow chart and organize content - Make a professional flow chart.
Story board based on flow chart and concept directions - Comps for each page.
Present story boards and concepts to clients - Important presentation.
Select concept for development - Client decides what you should go with.
Address any changes and revisions - Make changes per client request.
Coordinate content with client and receive assets balance - Get rest of content.
Review and obtain client sign-off - Review what was agreed to. Have client sign off.

DESIGN (Finished main pages)
Develop design templates based on concept - Finished pages.
Create test pages based on templates - Pages in Dreamweaver.
Justify - Does everything support the theme?
Address testing results -Test and fix what doesn't work.
Present design to client for approval - Show the pages to the client.
Address revisions and refinements - Make changes per client request.
Review and obtain client sign-off - Review what was agreed to. Have client sign off.

IMPLEMENT (Finish all pages)
Program and build all pages.
Conduct final proofreading of site.
Justify - Does everything support the theme?
Test site functionality and platform/browser concerns.
Deliver product and launch site.
Review budget/schedule and obtain client sign-off.

From builder.com and some other things mixed in : )