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MusicAll is a collaborative music app because of you.
 

In this project the focused was develop an app where people could listen music freely but with the possibility to donate or shop itens to the musicians.

It was part of the Google UX design Professional Course.

Role

UXer | UI 

From start to finish.

Project Time

Three weeks

April  2022.

___________Challenge

Share musics, improve musicians income and simplify the experience to listen music based in the personal mood.

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Often suggested playlist does not
correspond to real user mood.

It will better create a mood playlist and eliminate shuffle option.

A lot of ads  interrupt the experience.

Donation and buy option instead of ads or subscription.

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___________Solution

Create an app to promote musicians and get paid for it just by donating or selling merchandise products.

On the other hand, create a simple platform for the user to listen to music based on their mood or preferred musical style.

___________User research

Two rounds of interviews with two groups: musicians and users.

These were done by phone. I start by assuming that bands would like to put albums free for download but would also like to increase revenue. On other hand, users prefer to donate what they feel rather than listen advertising or subscriptions. It has been confirmed.

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Research insights

1

A lot of Ads generate interruptions in the experience. It is hard to compete with free apps. So, let’s try the free 

donation option.

2

Annoyed users with the impossibility to choose the specific music in freemium app version.

3

Suggested playlists does not correspond to her preferences or mood. Maybe creating a mood/vibe playlist based in the main human feelings.


Read more about my user research here.

___________Prototype

Find here the main user flow to listen to a song and to collaborate with the artists.

I Established the user flow and then, wireframe, low fidelity and then high fidelity prototyped a mobile app in order to minimize risk and prove the concept quickly based in the user research results.

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___________How it works

1. User go through language and login. 

Easy navigation flow, usability, readability, and accessibility, including more than one language.

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2. Choose the mood or style.

Minimalist design focused in the goals was essencial.

3. Playing a music based on it.

Simple and straightforward:

Listening to music based on mood or style

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4. She can collaborate
with musicians.

It’s essential to be clear why this app is free and without ads.

___________Next steps

1

Turn available podcasts and audiobooks

2

Voice commander


Read detailed case study here.

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