Ideation User Experience (UX) topic overview/definition

What is Ideation?

Knowing what needs to be designed and getting to the final design are two entirely separate things. Ideation is the process by which you generate the ideas that get you from the starting line to the finishing line. It's an essential creative part of the design process and the less time spent staring at a blank sheet of paper wracking your mind for something, anything at all the better.

Literature on Ideation

Here’s the entire UX literature on Ideation by the Interaction Design Foundation, collated in one place:

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