user flow diagram

The User Flow Diagram is a pivotal tool for the UX Designer. This diagram illustrates a user's path while accomplishing the use case.

The User Flow Diagram has roots that traces back to the Unified Modeling Language (UML), a standardized method for diagramming software design.

The user flow diagram is typically comprised of the following simple shapes:

The User Flow Diagram is a visual representation that helps designers and developers in the following ways:

The User Flow Diagram also enhances communication among cross-functional teams by providing a clear visualization of the user's journey, and this visualization can become a shared language.

The User Flow Diagram also aids in identifying (a) gaps or (b) redundancies.