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Just Build It: HTML Prototyping and Agile Development (06 Mar 2006)
As a result of the misconception that prototyping is throwaway work, youíll often hear that itís faster or easier to create a wireframe or other document than it is to actually write the HTML, CSS and JavaScript. In this case, thatís a fairly accurate statement. However, the real reason that itís faster is because it ignores factors that can have a significant impact on the final product.

At some point, youíre going to have to invest the time to document issues like security, error messages, page flows, and other related topics. So, while this lack of up-front fidelity may be acceptable in some situations, the static documents are only creating the illusion of speed and ease.
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