work processes and artifacts of a designer of digital products (an information architect, content strategist, interaction designer, and user experience generalist)
The New AIM
I joined the AIM team in December 2011, immediately after the preview release. In my tenure we reorganized the product development process, addressed the critical launch blockers, and shipped a cross-platform product that offers the best way to have conversations with friends.
Bonus: I recorded a ukulele tone for the mobile AIM team to use as one of the options for incoming messages:
The Yahoo Application Platform had a design for sharing apps with connections but needed flows and presentation logic for sharing with nonconnections (including an aggregated autocomplete lookup, tokenization of recognized user names, and an invitation flow).
Under the direction of Micah Laaker and working from the prior design work of Jonas Hinn, I designed the flows … [+]