CodeOpinions

“Pro tip: Make positive comments in code reviews as well.”

BusinessTools

Hello, Ghost 3.0

The CMS now enables subscription business models for independent creators.

DesignOpinions

“Anyone to a designer: ‘looks weird’. Designer: ‘can you be more specific?’

Designer to designer: ‘looks weird’. Other designer: ‘yeah, it does’.”

CodeOpinions

“I saw a guy building a website today. No React. No Vue. No Ember. He just sat there. Writing HTML. Like a Psychopath.”

BusinessOpinions

“Writing direct, easy to read emails that cut right to the chase is an undervalued skill. It’s just like designing a website or writing copy: Don’t make me think.”

DesignOpinions

“Overrated: inspiration.
Underrated: discipline.

Overrated: talent.
Underrated: time.”

BusinessOpinions

“At our school, we don’t call them ‘soft skills’ because they are quite hard. Instead, we call them ‘power skills’ and they’re the most important skills we teach our students.”

CodeTools

Quokka

A tool for rapid prototyping, learning, and testing JavaScript.

BusinessOpinions

“Careers are very long. People may get lucky early, but it is amazing to observe how the passage of time eventually favors the persistent and focused.”

CodeOpinions

“Web developer drinking game: every time your code works, take a slurp of coffee.”

BusinessOpinions

“Customers don’t churn. They leave.”

DesignOpinions

“As designers, our primary role is to overthink a design solution before simplifying it.”

DesignOpinions

“The longer I work in design, the more confident I become in my certainty that I know almost nothing.”

DesignTools

Diez

An open-source framework for creating design languages.