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Android UI Design by Jessica Thornsby

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Chapter 7. Building a Prototype

After doing much of the initial design work in the previous chapters, it's now time to move past designing and into the early stages of developing. And the first development task is to create a digital prototype.

After creating multiple wireframes and paper prototypes, you may be itching to start some real development work, but digital prototyping is a crucial step in the design process.

Despite all the time and effort you've already invested in your design, at this point it's still just a plan. Digital prototyping is where you put this plan to the test to see whether it works in the real world. Also, digital prototyping is just plain fun as it allows you to go from no code to a working version of your app in no time ...

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