View the full product here: http://happyemergency.tumblr.com/post/54216044989/google-advice-the-trillion-dollar-marketplace-for
(7/25/13 update: It looks like Google themselves actually built nearly the identical thing! Pretty cool. http://techcrunch.com/2013/07/24/meet-helpouts-googles-secret-plan-to-bring-live-video-commerce-to-local-businesses/)
Google Advice connects you with experts on demand. Have your everyday questions answered by experts in seconds or minutes, and for peanuts. Google Advice enables people with full time jobs to make money sharing their expertise and hobbies. And freelancers to find work helping those most in need of their services. It’s the Amazon.com of the knowledge economy.
I created this concept, wireframes, user flow diagram, and walkthroughs to get the idea out for someone to build.
It’s poor form, I know, but basically anyone comfortable spending money online and talking to a stranger.
Quick. Designed purely for myself in during a thought exercise years ago, I played the role of myself on both sides of the table.
The interactions are pretty simple; using preloaded ajax modal windows to maintain conceptual continuity within each distinct stage of the app execution.