If there is one thing that I've come to learn with SaaS, is that the learning never stops. The actions you take along the way can shape the future of your product and determine the performance of your company.
Whether you are burning the midnight oil building your startup or are already in the market testing the waters, these 5 great articles will help you wade through the challenges of SaaS product management.
UI/UX Trends -https://www.eleken.co/blog-posts/ui-ux-trends
Two decades ago, in the year 2000, Jakob Nielsen declared that Flash design is 99% bad because it kills usability. What's being said between the lines is that everything that kills usability was bad.
Mr. Nielsen was the voice of a new trend that revolved as a reaction to the websites from the 90s --- the ones with acidic colors, prominent blue hyperlinks, wild graphics, and all those amazing GIFs.
Design Thinking Examples - https://www.eleken.co/blog-posts/design-thinking-examples-five-real-stories
No other area of design requires such deep immersion in the client's world as UI/UX design. To create a user-friendly and practical product, it is necessary to understand the customers' pains, needs, and expectations. This is what design thinking is all about.
7 Design Systems Examples For Your Inspiration - https://www.eleken.co/blog-posts/7-design-systems-examples-for-your-inspiration
When you had a team of five people, you more likely didn't think about a design system. You could communicate style direction to everybody on your team, making sure you were all on the same page. But when your business scaled, it became next to impossible to instruct every new member how to adhere to a company's design principles and coding standards to keep a high level of product consistency.
How, Where and When to Find a Designer - https://www.eleken.co/blog-posts/how-where-and-when-to-find-a-designer-for-your-saas-app
In this article, we will figure out what skills such a designer should have, discuss the places to look for a designer, give you tips to use during the interview, and help you define the right time to start your search. First of all, to be able to correctly and fairly assess each designers' portfolio, you need to understand how good SaaS design looks like.
SaaS Trends - https://www.eleken.co/blog-posts/saas-trends
If 2020 has taught us anything, it is that forecasts are very unsure. Well, not only forecasts... Here, we are bringing up the trends that shape the future of SaaS right now, without trying to make any crystal ball foretelling (ok, maybe just a little bit).