Geek Puff Day 4 Debrief Problems? Favorite apps? Least favorite apps? Build an App Walkthrough the process Idea & Research Is it a good idea? Has it been done? How does your idea work? How will a user navigate the app? What comes first? Second? And so on? Will it work? Paper Prototyping • • • Communicate your idea & the user interface Test with your team http://vimeo.com/15226291 Test with othershttp://technorati.com/videos/youtube.com%2Fwatch %3Fv%3D_g4GGtJ8NCY Develop your app Have your idea, your scope of work and your storyboard Get price quotes from computer programmers Run with it Let the developers do their work Keep them on track with the intent of your idea Allow room for collaboration Final Stages Test your app with volunteer users Ship your app (release in the App Store) Marketing Once it is in the store, you aren’t done yet!! Keep developing Continue to improve your app Ways to measure success Sales of the apps themselves Use the app as a marketing tool to promote another service or product Viral message Use social networks to make a message viral until it reaches news stations & eventually the politicians, corporations or community you want to get the message Change.org Technology tool to promote change http://www.change.org/ It Gets Better Campaign YouTube Video http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7IcVyvg2Qlo Goes viral by Social networks, etc. Celebrities do it http://www.popeater.com/2010/10/06/tim-gunn-ellendegeneres-bullying-psa/ Change.org Petition to SF Giants team http://www.change.org/petitions/ask-the-san-franciscogiants-to-make-an-it-gets-better-video http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=A1TcD95kmGQ Perpetuates message to a new audience and makes it mainstream Return iPod Touches I will clear the Touches of all your information for you TURN Wifi OFF on your iPod Touch Return iPod Touch with accessories: Case Cable Earbuds (ear phones) Chargers Good luck! Stay in Touch!