Tue.Dec 04, 2018

In Defense of Small Data

ProductCraft

“How many people used our new feature last quarter?” That’s a nice and easy question. Run some analytics, and you can have a satisfyingly neat answer. Why did users abandon our product after using this feature last quarter?” Here, you’re getting into muddy waters.

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Technical Debt and Product Success

Roman Pichler

Why Technical Debt Matters for Product People. As the person in charge of the product, you may not be terribly concerned about how clean and well-structured the code is.

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Making Sense of Planning in an Agile World

ProductPlan

“But we’re agile. We don’t plan.” ” If you’ve ever worked with an agile team, chances are you’ve heard this excuse. However, even agile teams need a disciplined approach to planning.

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Why We Fail: What I Learned From 5 Years with Friends, Netflix’s Social Strategy

Mind the Product

Netflix’s Friends (Born 2004, died 2010). I write a lot about product strategy, and use Netflix as an example so that others can learn from the company’s success and failure.

Top 10 industries for monetizing data: Is yours one of them?

Find out which industries, use cases, and business applications are the best opportunities for data monetization. Understand what data is being monetized, who wants it, and why. Use data you already own to create new revenue sources. Download the eBook.

How to Get More Product Management From Your Product Managers

Proficientz – Product Management University

If you’ve ever wondered why some athletes are great with one team but not so great with another, the difference is usually in their supporting cast. The same philosophy applies to the product management function.

Reducing Legal Exposure in Software License Auditing, a Data-Driven Approach

Revulytics

Over the years, the software vendors conducting the most licensing audits haven’t changed much, according to the most recent survey by the International Business Software Managers Association (IBSMA). Microsoft, Adobe and IBM still top that list.

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How to Prepare Your eCommerce Store to Boost Your Holiday Sales

AB Tasty

The holiday season is just around the corner. Prepare for the holiday rush to ensure that you have a bountiful sales season with these eCommerce tips. This article was originally posted on AB Tasty as How to Prepare Your eCommerce Store to Boost Your Holiday Sales. Conversion Optimization E-commerc

What we shipped: 5 new features to help build a differentiated customer experience

Inside Intercom

At Intercom we think a lot about what it means to deliver a differentiated customer experience. We know companies are using our suite of products across the entire lifecycle to engage website visitors, onboard new users, upsell trial users and support existing customers.

How To Determine Product Success When You Lack Financial Data

Sequent Learning

To effectively manage a product line, product managers and the teams they lead need financial data. However, often this data is unavailable. In fact, many product managers admit they either lack access to financial results or they have trouble interpreting the numbers they do get.

How we leverage UserTesting: Product edition, part 1 Q&A with Brian Tran

UserTesting

Recently, we launched a five-part webinar series to help showcase the many creative ways UserTesting can be used across organizations. In the series, we’ll delve into how our teams in Design, Research, Product Management, and Marketing rely on the UserTesting … The post How we leverage UserTesting: Product edition, part 1 Q&A with Brian Tran appeared first on UserTesting Blog. Product Research

The 5 Levels of Analytics Maturity

Basic dashboards used to be enough to thrill end users. But over time, modern capabilities have emerged—and bare-minimum features are no longer cutting it. How have analytics changed? And where do your BI offerings fall? Find out sophisticated ways to future-proof your application. Brought to you by Logi Analytics.