Designer Lesson 11 

Adding a User

What

  • Adding a user to the application

How

  • Complete Lesson 11 video instruction

  • Complete Lesson 11 activities

Why  

Adding a user to an application:

  • allows business clients to login and change their app page and advertising.

  • facilitates ease of use among clients and keeps their listing fresh.

  • saves time and resources.

Resources

  • Lesson 11 video: Adding a User

  • Lesson training app

Design Concepts: Organizing Event Categories

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To give your clients the ability to manage their own listing, you must build a user profile for them on your AppyCity account.

Consider the importance of timely and accurate information for a restaurant shown on an application. Events come and go, perhaps there are additions to the menu, the restaurant builds a new website, or contact information changes. Trying to keep up with all the changes to business sites on an application would be a daunting task. The answer is to add a user for each business page. This allows the business to manage their business page, an important time saver for you.

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Review the restaurant business page shown above. What information might change from one day or week to another? How does timely information impact the user experience?

These two education applications are very different, yet each requires that individuals have their own user pages. Why?

Which of the buttons would lead to pages that have additional buttons?

Which buttons would lead to pages that require that a user be added to the application and given permission to manage the page?

Which pages would not require that a user be added?