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Developing New Tech Projects, Part 2: Test Pageswhkvmd1g7g284enb7jvvzyui4k9sjoy5Developing New Tech Projects, Part 2: Test Pages

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(Check out part one of this project here! )j8whslxmiwlrc1ptvlokphxv8tzsinhr

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.uvvow8dbqnushj1sri17jrfjyaoa9zyu

Sharable and adaptable resources73987t0fu08sqam4vfeeis703u87qoqn

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. zrtqzhr8mcnasvh7zgklui5fpmrswuklWe 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.ndpg8cgtz8jusvtaf7bv3iw4g85rikqw

Working in a user-centered ecosystem88hyuxionpdu0ublvsp218mdkkeg6vl4

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’.lu5ivsynvj2wch47dly44f3jm3ir7amj

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 pagesk2crru0ln9dl6nvxp25by63fhg8jocvz

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.yrdks5xj8j0ipf8bx11rjrm0ynvhlj49

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.bgwuazugbtnfq7lp5hxo4bo2vu0wy9c0

Click Here For Nonprofit Learning Resources Test Page7ngnba9vektdqzhmdyc47dqncj6uvzls

Here are a few questions we’re curious about:d0eby5y7v6fzg5vl8wupnuugbredk1ln

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?l4qfwoqxr1k2vg8fm4faap3whfri12gc

2. Are there too many links to resources? Are the different versions clear and easily accessible?rwackmycdq9bxilnsxt1rtoul1zyfvbw

3. Do the resource descriptions clearly indicate what you are clicking on?zh4gi58kr2fwbuxho5e4e5wrr6bjddn3

4. Was the webinar link easy to find?8lh3g6is5x2hr6bu3vi82jnpgdopdwjc

We’re very thankful for everyone who has given us feedback so far, and look forward to hearing more!12lxotbttgoxka7urjtnf625636ignw7

(original) View Español translation

(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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