Writing by Peter Hilton

Articles tagged ‘product’

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Book review: Succeeding with OKRs in Agile

A practical guide for agile software development practitioners, by @allankellynet - 9, February, 2021

HTTP API documentation mistakes

Five common ways to get stuck writing the docs - 19, January, 2021

Deconstructed HTTP API documentation

The conventional way to write hard-to-use API documentation - 7, January, 2021

Implement a zero-bug policy

How to manage bugs during software product development - 5, January, 2021

Development environment documentation

Essential software product documentation for the development team - 8, December, 2020

Why developers write bad API documentation

Coding habits that hinder technical writing - 24, November, 2020

The API documentation usability problem

Why API documentation tends towards a poor developer experience - 10, November, 2020

Book review: Epic Alignment

How to write structured feature documents - 13, October, 2020

Software’s process value

Why special-purpose software offers more than its functionality - 25, August, 2020

Software review: Shipright

A single source of truth for your customers’ product feedback - 1, July, 2020

Time zone compromises

Winning against time zones in software by not actually fighting - 3, June, 2020

Software review: Delibr

Structured writing for feature documents - 19, May, 2020

Product backlog naming tips

How to name things, for product people - 12, May, 2020

Naming products isn’t the problem

Why product backlog item naming matters - 5, May, 2020

The product roadmap triangle

How to make trade-offs between roadmap qualities - 28, April, 2020

Roadmaps in two dimensions and three levels

How to relate your roadmap to what matters - 21, April, 2020

Your product roadmap is a compromise

Finding a balance between flexibility and transparency - 14, April, 2020

Software review: productboard (roadmaps)

Sharing product roadmaps in @productboard - 7, April, 2020

Software review: productboard (insights board)

Capturing customer feedback in @productboard - 31, March, 2020

Software review: productboard (features board)

Managing a product backlog in @productboard - 25, March, 2020

Book review: Choose Your First Product

How to find and validate a product idea, by Leon Bambrick (@secretGeek) - 18, March, 2020

Book review: The Art of Agile Product Ownership

How to understand the best way to fulfil the PO role, by @allankellynet - 12, March, 2020

Visit your customers and ask them questions

How to get them talking about your product’s value proposition - 11, February, 2020

Identify your product value proposition

Why people will buy your product - 29, January, 2020

Deliver a 3-5 point product-pitch

How to build initial product marketing from a product definition - 21, January, 2020

Define your product using existing product categories

How categories clarify your product definition - 15, January, 2020

Write a three-part product definition

How to set the context for your product story - 8, January, 2020

Articulate the minimal product definition

How to set the context for your product in one sentence - 2, January, 2020

What is a collaboration platform?

Collaboration is a tag - not a category - 23, July, 2014