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Android UI Design by Jessica Thornsby

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Chapter 5. Turning Your Bright Idea into a Detailed Sketch

There are lots of apps in the Google Play store, and not all of them have five star ratings.

Although there are all sorts of reasons why someone might give an app a low rating and a bad review (maybe it was buggy, difficult to navigate, it was missing some functionality the user was expecting, or the UI was cluttered and confusing), there's usually one universal truth lurking behind all the negative Google Play reviews—the application delivered a bad user experience.

Mobile users are an unforgiving bunch, and in today's competitive market, it isn't enough to have an interesting idea, unusual concept, or well-thought-out features, your app has to be enjoyable to use too.

This is why taking ...

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