Designing bitcoin products
Personal finance #
If we consider bitcoin money, we need to consider how bitcoin users think about their finances. This page provides a simple framework that can serve as a starting point, deriving bitcoin software and hardware setups from common budgeting categories.
Conducting research #
All products begin with user needs and end in those same user’s hands. User research is a fundamental activity that helps us focus on things people care about.
Getting to know your users #
This section will give you some tips on understanding and developing knowledge about your users.
Common user flows #
Most bitcoin applications share certain user activities, from initial setup to making a transaction. It is vital to follow users’ expected patterns and behaviors to reduce mistakes and enable seamless switching between products.
Usage life cycle #
All users start without any knowledge of bitcoin or your particular product. As we learn more, our understanding and needs change. As designers, it is essential to guide users through this experience.
Units & Symbols #
The basics on units and currency symbols, how to format them and what options to provide users with.
Get to know the points of interaction and overlap connecting payment links, wallet recovery, node configurations, and more.