A User Story Template for Effect Maps


If you are into User Experience (UX), you may be using effect maps, also known as impact maps or goal maps, to guide software development towards the intended effects. These maps are used to describe how your business goals will be achieved by helping important target groups fulfill their goals of using your product or service.

If you are using agile software development, you are probably using user stories to describe your features for development using some common template. In this post I will suggest a new user story template, specifically designed to be combined with effect maps.

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