User Story Mapping Solution

Empowering remote teams to understand user needs, prioritize the right ideas and collaborate with everyone around the user story map

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Better understanding of customer pains with user story mapping

Manage expectations and keep the project scope under control effortlessly with a visual tool.

Invite customers to take part in the design process

  • You can have as many viewers as you need completely free

  • They can comment and provide you with valuable feedback in real-time

  • The story map is a visual aid for non-technical stakeholders

collaboration around the story map
user personas for understanding on a story map

Create user personas for better understanding their needs

  • Add role, behavior, needs to user personas

  • Assign personas to users

  • Filter related cards

Capture the right requirements

  • Fast story writing features

  • Brainstorming mode

  • Rich card details section

requirement management on a story card specifications

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Join 100+ teams that rely on story mapping

I can easily view my short term and long term plans, and share them wit my distributed team. The connection to Jira makes getting the next batch up requirements to the dev team quick and easy.

Jessica

Product Owner

Share your product vision on a story map

Boost shared understanding with a tool that even non-technical stakeholders will understand intuitively.

Keep track of the big picture

  • Arrange goals, user steps and stories in a logical layout

  • Two and three-level story maps for any business needs

  • Zoom in and out to switch between strategic or detailed views

  • Visualize related elements with search and filter

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collaboration during product discussion with a story map

Facilitate product discussion with a story map

  • Set scope for a meeting

  • Invite remote teams

  • Use the presenter mode for focusing online presentations

Provide context for user stories

  • Level up user stories with colors and annotations

  • Write compelling, easy-to-understand specifications with the powerful text editor

  • Keep all product assets in one place, by adding unlimited attachments

status and annotations on a story map

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Implement the right features at the right time

Prioritize features right after the discovery process.

Prioritize stories with ease

  • Estimate stories using story points or custom units

  • Arrange user stories or even a whole product release with a single movement

  • Mark risks and dependencies

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product development roadmap with a story map

Create a roadmap for product development

  • Arrange user stories into releases, add release goals and date

  • Track development with status reports

Implement the story map into your agile framework

  • Integrate the story map with just a few clicks to your issue tracker

  • Push stories to the dev team release by release

  • Keep your eye on the dev process with the real-time updated status

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story mapping playbook

FREE Story Mapping Playbook

All leaked best practices in one place

50 handpicked hints on

· Discovering project goals

· Mapping the user journey

· Prioritizing user stories

Bonus materials included

· 100 user stiory GTM-5GXSDZ2s

· Templates for specs

· Useful articles

Collaborate with stakeholders

Boost collaboration and understanding among internal and external stakeholders with a visual tool.

Invite stakeholders

  • Viewers can join for free and can leave a comment

  • Share the backlog with private link for involving customers

  • Features for onboarding new members

stakeholder collaboration
product development roadmap with a story map

Stay up to date

  • Turn on notifications to track important backlog items

  • Connect the backlog to slack, for rapid responses

  • Track members using activity feed

Discuss with everyone

  • Discuss where it is needed - general discussions, user story, release

  • Notify them with mentions

  • Provide rich discussions using formatting and emojis

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User story mapping FAQ

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