As a startup owner, you care about early validation, seeing if your idea lives or dies. Saving each penny, proving your concept, getting qualified into the race we call market – documentation is the least of your concerns. Heard that, thought that? Me too, but years in product teams and I learnt better – information can be the bridge between surviving and thriving.
There are points in your product lifecycle when information can pave the way to product success. The trick is to pick the right form of documentation and present the information in the most delicious and digestible way.
My assumptions are: your product is usable and smooth in every possible aspect; it brings something new, caters to different types of users, or solves several problems.
Here we go.