#me tinkerer and UI & UX geek #mission to make the internet a better place.
… I’m also working with the designers on copywriting — making sure the words we’re using make sense. Design reviews aren’t critiques, they are problem solving sessions.
No. We don’t measure efficiency, compare actuals vs. estimates. We have six weeks to get something done. However a team decides to get it done during that time is up to them.
…mmer and one designer, or two programmers and one designer. That’s it. No teams of four, five, six. Everything we take on has to be done by a team of three, max.
Whatever it takes means the absence of no, and once no’s out the door you’ve given up one of the most powerful tools you have.
Darker color variations are made by lowering brightness and increasing saturation. Brighter color variations are made by increasing brightness and lowering saturation.
The best way to be a 10x developer is to help 5 other developers be 2x developers.
Sometimes popularity is an indication of quality. Other times, popular things are popular for popularity’s sake, and not because they’re better than alternatives.
Middleware is a function that gets passed the request and response objects, along with a continuation function to call, called next(). Imagine you want to add a requestId to each request/response pair so that you can easily trace the…
Make peace with your focus. It’s that simple.