Designing Bitcoin products
Bitcoin is fundamentally open and participatory and allows designers and creators to explore and shape experiences for users around the globe.
Open design is about global collaboration that balances the free exchange of design information, the independence of individual designers and the collective power of collaboration.
Core bitcoin design principles recommended by the Bitcoin Design Community.
All products begin with user needs and end in those same users hands. User research is a fundamental activity that helps us focus on things people care about.
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.
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.
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.
Get to know the points of interaction and overlap connecting payment links, wallet recovery, node configurations, and more.