How Do You Become a Better Designer?

I’m not a full-time designer, in terms of the nature of my work, but from the notes from my last design project, here’s what I think I’ve learned can make myself a better designer: Record the minutes etc during every meeting and make sure you truly know what the client wants. Have detailed breakdown of […]

AMPs, PWAs, and Web Manafacturing.

Web content can and must be more diverse, otherwise it will soon become a digital ocean of fast food content, fast, familiar, but intellectually unstimulating and creatively stifling.

Small, Flawed, Wonderful.

So I read in a book that in some circles/places, there exists the idea that visiting huge art fairs is superior to visiting small, independent galleries. What a strange thought, no? In essence, that is a statement that stems from the idea that “bigger is better”. Personally, that is something I don’t agree with. Yes, […]

Having Fun with Web Design (Again).

Web design has come to the point when it has lost its innocence and became too structured for my liking. Worse, the increasingly complicated technologies has created such a high hurdle that it seems web design is now out of bounds for everyone but the professionals…

The Frontend Split.

About a year ago, I wrote a post about how frontenders often find themselves with an identity crisis—the identities in question being web designers versus frontend developers. But recently, more and more I realize there’s another genre of frontend developers who are more engineers than designers and who likely have an identity crisis of their […]