When you've decided to work with a product team to make your idea happen, it can be hard to know who you're working with until after the contract is signed. The Primer is about how Crema works and what it's like to work with us. It's a sampling of the tools & methods Crema has used to create & deliver successful, innovative products while building top-notch client partnerships.
Making sure everyone is on the same page so we get off to a strong start in a smart direction.
Strategy and Alignment sessions typically consist of 2-3 days of in-person conversations, brainstorming, collaboration, and planning.
Creating a Business Model Canvas is the fastest way to capture your business idea in one page, so that you can make decision quickly to find test ways to solve your customer or user’s problems.
Story Spines are a quick activity to establish the stages a user will experience, what features will be introduce to them at each stage, and fill in any gaps in that journey.
More than a nice look & feel, good design is about enabling meaningful experiences & outcomes.
Roughly aligned with style guides, pattern libraries, etc. aim to minimize the complexity of large ecosystem style components.
Usability is the ease of use and learnability of a human-made object such as a tool or device.
User experience is the overarching philosophy that guides every product we build at Crema.
Prototyping is the process of creating rapid fake experiences for the purpose of ideation and testing.
Each brand has its own voice as well. It represents the way that the brand communicates with any person that interacts with them.
Our full-stack team has mastery in every level of software development.
A RESTful API uses representational state transfer (REST) technology, which is lightweight, fast, easy to work with, and used by most web and mobile applications.
The process of integrated multiple existing platforms into a single solution for a product.
It outlines the principle of writing automated tests for a feature before you write code that implements it.
Github is a secure and managed development platform focused on providing developers with the tools they need to write great code.
Heroku is a fully managed cloud application platform implementing security and scalability best practices alongside a suite of developer tools.
Custom, concise strategy to quickly deliver a quality product.
Story points are attached to an estimated user story and used as arbitrary, estimated levels of effort for the product team to complete the user story.
We've curated a value-driven environment packed with collaboration and innovation.
Our teams use the best tools for a given job, striving for efficiency, collaboration, and value.
Zenhub allows us to create an ongoing backlog of work, and manage a Scrum board of work towards sprint builds, and milestone releases.