This app aims to improve the user experience for bloggers of WordPress via mobile platform, it is easy to operate, clear, simple and enables them to better connect with their friends. The icon of WordPress App is displayed in the following picture, which is modernized and attracting.
Basically there are two ways that a blogger would use the app–open by themselves or get notification from the system. Since the concept of “connecting to friends” is emphasized here, when the bloggers open the app by themselves, they would see a list of their subscriptions, with the profile picture of that friend, his/her blog, and recent posts, users can either click on the link to view the full article, or click on the “Go” bottom designed at the very end to go to the blog and view these posts in more detail.
When users set to get notification when a particular blogger post something new via the function settings of the app, they would get a notification which indicates which blog has been updated. If they press the “Go” button, they would be directly lead to the new blog post. What to address here is that in order not to be disturbing, users can personalize the notifications anytime, choose which ones are those that they would like to be updated with.
The layout of the new app is clear, simple and functional which enables the users to easily view the blog posts. Above is the links that would lead the user to dashboard/account/settings, then there is the search box and the blog title. A simplicity vision of the blog posts are used, this way user can easily find what they want to view in detail. At the very bottom are the tags of the posts which would also help with the browse of the blog.
When users enter a particular blog post, the layout would change a bit and display the full article which allows the blogger to view pictures and videos in the blog posts.
In order to provide integrated and superior user experience, the app would also allow the viewers to watch the video via their mobile devices. And when they finish visit a post, they can choose to like it, live a comment or share it with friends.
The WordPress App is designed to be clear, simple yet vivid, and easy to operate. What the user would get from this app is integrated user experience, updated news of whatever they are subscribed to and a sense of belonging with their friends.