A few notable folks* in the design industry have recently stated (and dug in on) that “everyone is a designer.”
Most of this is a semantic argument. Another part of this is the unfortunate syndrome of know-it-all culture.
I often wonder why an app is launched, to great fanfare, and then almost suddenly dies off. It’s an amazing and fascinating phenomenon and until I moved to Los Angeles, I hadn’t clearly understood why.
There is an industry where there are, much like in technology, investors. They…