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Developing New Tech Projects, Part 2: Test Pagestmmol01myrbzfwars8v8nhjxz3s2lg15Developing New Tech Projects, Part 2: Test Pages

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(Check out part one of this project here! )dbaax0rn1vo9zi8tpdayi6ya5tidqk0t

Training Resources Landing Page

We’re getting closer to launching our webpage for nonprofit learning resources, designed for anyone concerned with using and making decisions about technology for social change. We appreciate all who shared helpful feedback on our digital page mock-ups. Now, we’ve brought these mock-ups to life in a demo page that hosts click-able and interactive test pages.72n4p95th2xhfdiay9coel8y5bzhn9jk

Sharable and adaptable resources5z3d1q5mh3lw5ad280tlp2enaf9zte4p

These nonprofit resources are designed for people to learn and teach with, so we’re uploading them in various file formats (PDF’s, editable tables, templates, and slide shows). We talk a lot about “living documents” at Aspiration— files that continue to change and develop as we use them and as our needs change. jhd6m43oc1vlaamvzowsaerexbc5ihzrWe hope that this adaptability encourages people to make these files their own, and better yet, re-share the materials back to an open knowledge community.rlqakndeqei6pmzqww0dyriu4ipszjuh

Working in a user-centered ecosystemdlv8fe0xfc6xi0ujhwsm6xy5i594kutn

Collage of Mock-up iterations

We would love for you to be the first to explore these new pages and processes online. Intuitiveness and usability are vital to this one-stop-shop for nonprofit resources. These qualities can only be tested by actual users. We’ve been aspiring to design a page that is informed by the the user’s eyes and expectations, rather than our organization’s assumptions or an internal ‘vision’.4hycy1cr3eyakk3cxtlhv2kax1kzcab6

This process of user-centered design starts long before going into web development. From hand-drawn paper prototypes, to digital design, and finally to functional webpages, input and inspiration from potential users is the constant presence in our model of tech development. Like the resources themselves, we hope to continue “hacking” the learning resources pages as new user needs and insights come up.
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Be the first to test our pagesyi14bda2t9c93mr7oetyr8543pfsjty7

The test pages hosted on the demo reflect weeks of user input and feedback. We hope that continued testing brings us closer to an optimal user experience.ome99w2a74hujym3l4f2fmf2avby1dcg

If you’re interested in being one of our test drivers, visit our test page. Please get in touch to let us know what works and what sucks. Be candid, we’d love to hear from you.5kc02v2lp56r9whdddwy7l29x03ypixk

Click Here For Nonprofit Learning Resources Test Pagegw3lt2fp0rccvvblbwk13vfaa42oyym4

Here are a few questions we’re curious about:6ixq9l7xwmzfs7ox745m9q58yaftxzhu

1. Does the slide show viewer at the center of the page take up too much room? Is it something that you would actually use?r1255ucx2j5omkjqs4xdywljcxz4zsxh

2. Are there too many links to resources? Are the different versions clear and easily accessible?nq4gn6rdota4nue513ctkhn4b452w179

3. Do the resource descriptions clearly indicate what you are clicking on?0x596h6sr3f1omaj918851769ta0aqg1

4. Was the webinar link easy to find?j7w9828f1akbscoha9yi5b1dh1qrl4ku

We’re very thankful for everyone who has given us feedback so far, and look forward to hearing more!4q1pmbdf8q82mq1sw88rwz06v6slohkj

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(Check out part one of this project here! )

Training Resources Landing Page

We’re getting closer to launching our webpage for nonprofit learning resources, designed for anyone concerned with using and making decisions about technology for social change. We appreciate all who shared helpful feedback on our digital page mock-ups. Now, we’ve brought these mock-ups to life in a demo page that hosts click-able and interactive test pages.

Sharable and adaptable resources

These nonprofit resources are designed for people to learn and teach with, so we’re uploading them in various file formats (PDF’s, editable tables, templates, and slide shows). We talk a lot about “living documents” at Aspiration— files that continue to change and develop as we use them and as our needs change. We hope that this adaptability encourages people to make these files their own, and better yet, re-share the materials back to an open knowledge community.

Working in a user-centered ecosystem

Collage of Mock-up iterations

We would love for you to be the first to explore these new pages and processes online. Intuitiveness and usability are vital to this one-stop-shop for nonprofit resources. These qualities can only be tested by actual users. We’ve been aspiring to design a page that is informed by the the user’s eyes and expectations, rather than our organization’s assumptions or an internal ‘vision’.

This process of user-centered design starts long before going into web development. From hand-drawn paper prototypes, to digital design, and finally to functional webpages, input and inspiration from potential users is the constant presence in our model of tech development. Like the resources themselves, we hope to continue “hacking” the learning resources pages as new user needs and insights come up.

Be the first to test our pages

The test pages hosted on the demo reflect weeks of user input and feedback. We hope that continued testing brings us closer to an optimal user experience.

If you’re interested in being one of our test drivers, visit our test page. Please get in touch to let us know what works and what sucks. Be candid, we’d love to hear from you.

Click Here For Nonprofit Learning Resources Test Page

Here are a few questions we’re curious about:

1. Does the slide show viewer at the center of the page take up too much room? Is it something that you would actually use?

2. Are there too many links to resources? Are the different versions clear and easily accessible?

3. Do the resource descriptions clearly indicate what you are clicking on?

4. Was the webinar link easy to find?

We’re very thankful for everyone who has given us feedback so far, and look forward to hearing more!



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