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We’re constantly shipping big updates to our Sketch plugin which include improvements to both performance and experience. The Marvel Sketch plugin sends artboards, assets, code, specifications and even Sketch prototyping directly from Sketch to Marvel allowing you quickly go from idea to prototype within minutes. Based on a ton of customer feedback, we recently added a new feature that gives… Read More →

We all have our blind spots and biases regarding the application of thought towards a problem or solution. Depending on the strategic outcome you’re looking to reach, resources available or time constraints, it can be easy to lose sight of the overall user experience. In doing so, we often rally behind ideas that get us towards the shift of a… Read More →

It’s often said that actions speak louder than words, and while goal-based and qualitative user tests are a key part of the design journey, sometimes the most informative test of all, is to watch a user interact organically with your design. Instead of taking notes or trying to manually spot the insights, heatmaps record what the user does in a… Read More →

When it comes time to share your work with clients or stakeholders, securely sharing your Marvel prototype is easy. Prototypes can be shared in two ways: either by giving a client view-only access to your workspace, or alternatively by sharing a public URL. If your stakeholders have feedback, they can make any notes directly in Marvel using comments and annotations…. Read More →

Spending the time and energy to properly define how an end-product should look and behave is an absolute must. By dedicating time on this step you can help save time, money, and other resources further down the line; and using wireframes is a great way to do this! Wireframes are seen as the skeleton of a prototype. With a wireframe,… Read More →

Following on from our series of posts on how Customer Experience and Customer Support teams can benefit from using Marvel, we chatted to our Sales team as well as some of our customers to find out how Marvel is used and, in particular, how they can benefit from creating prototypes. Prototyping during the sales process A popular online payment system… Read More →

Our powerful User Testing features enable you to record audio and video feedback of your designs as well as analyse every click and mouse movements through heatmaps. Enabling you to optimise prototypes based on user and stakeholder feedback. Today we’re launching the ability to run a user test in any language! With our customers based all around the world, designs… Read More →

Starting a project can be a daunting feat for even the most skilled designer, it’s a time consuming and often difficult task. Having had the ‘light bulb’ moment but knowing what to do with it can be tricky. While creating products is a continuous process, the design process can help you test and validate the effectiveness of an initial idea…. Read More →

Prototyping is the process of creating a functional mockup of your product before development. Prototyping helps you make sure your product works as intended and solves your users’ problem, before you write your first line of code. User feedback on your prototype gives you insight needed to improve the idea while it’s still easy to make those changes. High or… Read More →

You wouldn’t be alone if you thought prototypes were just for designers. We used to think this too! But since all a prototype is, is a mockup of a digital experience, it turns out there are some interesting use-cases by the non-designers in our Customer Support Team. The way we use prototypes in Customer Support at Marvel is very similar… Read More →

A great way to understand the value and different use cases for Marvel is for everyone at Marvel to use prototyping in their day-to-day work. Clearly that’s a no-brainer for our designers, developers and product managers, but what about the other teams, how do they use Marvel? The Customer Experience (CX) team’s main responsibility is to look after all of… Read More →

Hi Will! Tell us a bit about yourself. Who are you, and what are you working on? I’m Will Thomas, I’m the Head of Design at Nested. Since being at Nested I’ve worked on all sorts of projects, including a complete rebrand with a fantastic studio called Point Studio. I’ve completely redesigned the product, and designed the design recruitment process… Read More →

Prototyping enables teams to mockup ideas and validate user experiences before moving onto development. Teams of all sizes around the world prototype ideas for websites, apps, marketing assets and or anything that’s viewed on a screen with Marvel. By creating a prototype that interacts like the real thing, users will be able to provide feedback and insights to help iterate… Read More →

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