Wireframes provide the opportunity to address problems early in the design phase, placing full focus on the User Experience apposed to spending valuable time iterating full colour visuals. Wireframes should be used at the beginning of the design phase to create the basic structure of the pages or screens.
What is a wireframing?
Wireframing is a way to design a product, service or application at a structural level. It should be used to lay out content, design complex functionality. The wireframes should be guided by understanding user needs through research and strategy.
Wireframes should be void of colour, using only white space and black lines to indicate form and layout. They should include written content, and very in terms of fidelity and level of detail.
Why use wireframes?
Building a website is evolutionary process. Wireframing is one of those parts of process that should not be skipped and doing so can have a detrimental effect on the end product, the live website or app.
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