Top 10 Product Launch Plan Templates for Product Development Managers

A well-structured Product Launch Plan is a roadmap that guides Product Development Managers from conception to the market entry of a new product. It aims to align the team, set clear goals, and establish a timeline for actionable steps. Incorporating a Product Launch Plan template into this process simplifies project management, ensuring no critical milestone is overlooked and that efforts are efficiently distributed across the team.

Before diving into creating your own Product Launch Plan template, consider exploring the examples below to streamline your planning process. These templates are designed to ease the complexity of launch planning and help you achieve a successful product introduction.

1Developer Portal Product Plan

This is a template that you can use to build a plan to create and launch your developer portal! 🚢
The template includes the following views:
1 - “User stories”: a table of “user stories” to implement in the developer portal with their sprint, dates, status, impact, and owner
2 - “Workplan”: a timeline which you can use to track and manage the project

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2Product Launch Planner

This Planner is a bitesize solution that helps digital product creators like you, launch your products smoothly.

To enable a successful product launch, the template provides:

1. A comprehensive framework to keep you on track
2. Actionable task breakdown where you can start with small efforts and yield big results
3. Dedicated time blocker for focus time and make space for productivity
4. Flexibility around project arrangements
5. Product launch timeline to stay in control of on-going projects

Take control of your creative journey and make the first step towards your next product success today!

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3Product prelaunch

This is a sanitized version of the project management template the team at The Futur uses to prelaunch digital products. All of the specific/detailed information has been removed, but feel free to use this structure to manage any team effort that requires coordination.

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4Project Launch Plan

Launching a new project requires precise planning, and our Project Launch Plan template is built to assist with just that. This template helps you set the context for your launch by capturing a high-level summary, launch date, goals, and team information, with an added provision to link to other Notion pages about your product.

It features a structured approach to execution, with clickable database tabs to manage launch deliverables. Moreover, it includes a pre-launch checklist and a launch day run of show to ensure nothing slips through the cracks. After the launch, you can use the Post Mortem section to analyze your project's success. This all-in-one template is a handy tool to plan, execute, and review your project launch effectively.

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5Product launch checklist

Product launches are high-stakes and stressful but you can find order within the chaos by using this launch checklist. Easily tag team members, add due dates and send out reminders to facilitate teamwork and easily to check in on goals.

Ditch static spreadsheets and upgrade to this interactive checklist that builds accountability and creates transparency among your team.

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6AI Launch Checklist (w/ Notion AI)

AI Launch Checklist utilizes Notion AI to help you better brainstorm, understand manage, strategize your products and launch it successfully

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7Product development process

Encourage transparency and consistency by standardizing your product development process. This template will take you from ideation to post-launch analysis, with guidance for each phase.

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8Business plan - Quick start

The template covers various areas of starting a business like vision, team, finances etc.

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9Product Launch Announcement (w/ Notion AI)

You’ve done the hard work of actually building the product, now you just need to launch it. Start with Notion AI.

Writing a perfect launch announcement can help make sure your product launches with users and goes a long way toward making a successful product. Just paste in your product spec to your doc and let Notion AI take a first pass.

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10AI Product Name Inspiration

Naming is one of the hardest parts of building anything. Get some inspiration from AI.

Provide some words for inspiration and a brief description of what your product does, and we’ll give you some suggestions. The name of your project just might be hiding in that list.

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