2. Planning

With the knowledge you gathered in the first phase you are ready to start turning that into an actionable plan. We wrote this section to guide you through the process of making that plan. A solid architecture prepares you for success in development and beyond.

There are four main components to planning the projects architecture:

2.1. Mapping requirements

2.2. Picking a project type and development model

Choose the appropriate development model.

2.3. Planning content management

2.4. Identifying data structures

Build an information architecture to act as a foundation for development.