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Leveraging User Personas as a Key Role in Product Design

In product design, every choice you make, from product features to the tone of your content, has to answer to your specific users. This certainly isn’t unique to this field, but it’s especially crucial that product designers have a deep understanding of their audience, since it directly impacts the success of their labor. Along with …

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Simplifying the WordPress Admin Experience with Advanced Custom Fields Pro

Creating WordPress admin interfaces that function for clients and developers alike can be challenging. Advanced Custom Fields streamline the backend experience to make it intuitive for any user. Here’s how: The admin interface, or WordPress Dashboard, is generally only used by your client and not seen by the site’s end users. However, it is important …

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Developing Digital Products – Build vs Buy vs Hybrid

Build, buy, or hybrid? This is a question that software developers are constantly asking themselves when starting a project for a client. Whether developers choose to build their product on their own from scratch, buy a pre-built model, or take a hybridized approach depends on their product type, skillset, and their development philosophy. At Nolte, …

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Outcome vs Output: Achieve Powerful Results as a Digital Product Manager

“The job of a product manager is to discover a product that is valuable, usable, and feasible.” Marty Cagan (founding partner of Silicon Valley Product Group and 30-year veteran of product management) It’s easy to list off the challenges of a product manager, but it’s harder to find ways to make product manager positions more productive. …