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Learning Axure RP

Video Description

A one-stop shop to manage and reuse design across your responsive projects with Axure RP’s Adaptive Views

About This Video

  • Build an adaptive prototype framework for all your responsive projects with the aid of custom widgets

  • Use your framework to build your first hands-on application—an online bookshop that adapts and responds to screen sizes

  • Develop a streamlined approach for designing and managing customized responsive projects for your team and business

  • Learn how to build and use the bundled Adaptive framework and Axure’s first Adaptive Widget Library - you can use it for your future projects!

  • In Detail

    Axure RP is the industry leading tool for user experience professionals to communicate their ideas to colleagues and clients. It helps you create design “views” or variations for your projects that are fit for different screen sizes.

    In this course you will learn how to create files and design patterns that you can use for all your responsive projects. Then you will customize what you’ve created to build an online bookshop for multiple devices.

    In this extended edition, learn the basics of prototyping with Axure before moving onto advanced features like Adaptive Views and the Repeater widget. From basic wireframing and prototyping, through to creating and customizing an e-commerce framework for a responsive online bookstore, and testing on devices, we take you from beginner to pro in this 4-hour video course.

    You will learn the techniques to manage the design process optimally for everyone, from a one man UX freelancer to enterprise environments. You’ll have the time and expertise to take your projects further with richer, more advanced interactions. With this course you will learn how to work smarter and faster.

    Table of Contents

    1. Chapter 1 : Introduction to the Axure 7 User Interface
      1. Menu and Tool Bars 00:06:26
      2. The Sitemap Palette 00:02:26
      3. The Widgets Palette and Widget Libraries 00:01:57
      4. The Masters Palette 00:03:26
      5. The Page Properties Palette 00:02:13
      6. Widget Interactions and Notes 00:02:03
      7. Widget Properties and Styles 00:01:59
      8. The Widget Manager 00:02:04
    2. Chapter 2 : Widgets and Masters – Wireframing Basics
      1. Setting Up Page Properties and Guides 00:03:50
      2. Creating a Basic Wireframe with Native Widgets 00:02:28
      3. Adding Formatting to Widgets with Styles 00:07:45
      4. Masters and When to Use Them 00:06:29
      5. Understanding Layers with the Widget Manager 00:02:48
      6. Previewing the Prototype 00:01:07
    3. Chapter 3 : Prototyping Basics
      1. Adding Page Links with the Link Shortcut 00:02:39
      2. Advanced Linking with the Case Manager 00:04:34
      3. Adding Inline Links 00:01:07
      4. Adding Interaction Styles to Your Button Widgets 00:02:27
      5. Security 00:05:22
      6. Changing Text Dynamically Using a Set Text Interaction 00:06:13
      7. Using Push/Pull Widgets 00:02:37
    4. Chpater 4 : Building a Product Slide Show with Dynamic Panels
      1. Converting Widgets to a Dynamic Panel 00:03:14
      2. The Dynamic Panel State Manager 00:01:45
      3. Introducing Panel States 00:03:26
      4. Creating States for Each Product 00:01:59
      5. Creating the Previous and Next Controls 00:04:35
      6. Building Custom-tabbed Navigation Controls 00:02:40
      7. Using Selection Groups in Navigation Elements 00:02:02
      8. Adding Dual-navigation Controls to Our Slider 00:07:49
    5. Chapter 5 : Axure – Collaboration and Project Management Features
      1. Creating the Documentation for Different Audiences 00:07:45
      2. Generating Prototypes 00:07:05
      3. Sharing with AxShare 00:03:25
      4. Generating Specifications 00:06:31
      5. Creating Custom Widget Libraries 00:03:21
      6. Importing from RP File Operation 00:03:08
      7. Widget Libraries 00:01:58
      8. Setting Up Shared Team Projects 00:03:45
    6. Chapter 6 : Designing a Responsive Site Framework with Adaptive Views
      1. The Manage Adaptive Views Dialogue 00:02:02
      2. Inheritance in Adaptive Views and Designing Mobile First 00:05:51
      3. Populating Adaptive Views 00:02:26
      4. Everything You Need to Know about Adaptive Views 00:02:54
      5. Creating Adaptive Grids and Guides 00:02:31
      6. Creating the Viewport 00:01:58
      7. Creating an Adaptive Site Header 00:03:58
      8. Creating Adaptive Scrolling Content 00:11:09
    7. Chapter 7 : Creating an Adaptive Menu System for Our Site
      1. Creating the Menu Widgets 00:04:50
      2. Creating the Dynamic Panel and Adding Navigation 00:02:39
      3. Setting Up Adaptive Menu Styles 00:02:34
      4. Prototyping a Pull-out Mobile Menu 00:04:23
      5. Creating the Logic to Trigger Menu Interactions 00:05:37
      6. Testing the Current Adaptive View 00:05:59
    8. Chapter 8 : Adaptive Data-heavy Design Patterns in the Repeater Widget
      1. Creating a Widget Library with Adaptive Views 00:03:44
      2. The Repeater Edit View 00:07:25
      3. Modifying the Repeater Dataset 00:04:08
      4. The Repeater Item Interactions Pane 00:02:38
      5. Adapting Content in the Repeater 00:04:32
      6. Inserting Adaptive Widgets into Adaptive Project Files 00:01:50
      7. Loading Book Specific Content to the List Widget 00:01:40
      8. Loading and Repeating Image Widgets 00:06:03
      9. Filtering Results with the Repeater Widget 00:09:13
    9. Chapter 9 : Applying Book Details to Widgets Dynamically
      1. Populate Listings for Our e-commerce Bookshop 00:05:34
      2. Updating the Menu for Our Bookshop 00:01:35
      3. Creating and Adapting Book Detail Content Widgets 00:03:36
      4. Setting Content Dynamically in the Book Detail Page 00:05:33
      5. Generating Prototypes to Test on Different Devices 00:06:51