Working with Balsamiq Versions and Plugins

Individuals involved in the design and development of software applications; developers looking for a rapid tool for wireframing; individuals interested in learning the fundamentals of creating mockups and wireframes using the Balsamiq Mockups tools.

Prerequisite
None

Expected Duration
156 minutes

Description
Creating mockups and wireframes is a useful method for aiding in the design and development of software applications. In this course, you will learn how to work with Balsamiq Mockups 3 for Desktop, myBalsamiq, and Mockups 3 for Google Drive to create mockups for Windows, web, and mobile applications. Specifically, you will learn how to create a header and footer, a modal view, linkable control, image gallery, and complete wireframes using the various versions of the Balsamiq Mockups tools, as well as how to import and export assets and how to export mockups in various formats.

Objective

Balsamiq Mockups 3 for Desktop Projects

  • start the course
  • create a header symbol for use in your mockups
  • create a footer symbol for use in your mockups
  • work with the modal screen control to create a modal view screen
  • create a custom linkable control in your mockups
  • create an image gallery and a thumbnail bar to show selected image
  • create the hover state to display full images
  • use linking in your mockups to create a clickable wireframe

Importing and Exporting

  • import existing assets from other web sites for use in your mockups
  • import existing mockups and symbols into your current project
  • export your mockups to images, PDF files, and other projects

Mockups for Windows and Mobile Apps

  • plan and begin creating a mockup for a Windows application
  • finish creating a mockup for a Windows application
  • plan and begin creating a mockup for a Mobile App
  • continue creating a mockup for a Mobile App
  • finish creating a mockup for a Mobile App

myBalsamiq and Mockups 3 for Google Drive

  • download, install, and configure user and site settings in myBalsamiq
  • plan and begin creating a mockup using myBalsamiq
  • continue creating a mockup using myBalsamiq
  • finish creating a mockup using myBalsamiq
  • install, configure, and begin creating a mockup using Mockups 3 for Google Drive
  • continue creating a mockup using Mockups 3 for Google Drive
  • finish creating a mockup using Mockups 3 for Google Drive

Practice: Creating a Balsamiq Wireframe

  • use Balsamiq mockups to create a wireframe

MONTHLY SUBSCRIPTION

$129/month
 

ANNUAL SUBSCRIPTION

$1295/year

Multi-license discounts available for Annual and Monthly subscriptions.