Technical Cofounder, Web Developer, and Product Designer at Shoot
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August 2018 - May 2019
We had a short timeline. We decided in summer of 2018 that we would have to test the product and gather feedback before we officially launched during Spring 2019.
My technological skills were limited, so we decided to create our MVP as minimal as possible. We didn't have the funding for another developer or the time for me to learn full-stack web development.
We noticed that our users had no idea what to do. They perceived the cards as Instagram posts and just kept scrolling. They didn't know that they were supposed to click the cards that it would then take them to photographer's profile. They also thought that the person in the photo IS the photographer.
We tested it again with our users. It was a success. We noticed that people paid attention to the "View Profile" button and it prompted them to visit the photographer's profile. We kept improving it from there on out.
Customers want to see a selection of the photographer's best photos for that particular category. For example photographer's listed under graduation will only have graduation photos.
Customers wanted packages which include:
This would include a short bio to inform the customer who their photographer is, where they are from, and what other areas of photography they might be skilled at.