Great article. Thank you!
Ultimately I think it’s all subject to Maslow’s Hierarchy of Needs.
If you are being chased around by debt collectors and can’t keep your lights on, then you are not going to be worried about the meaning your life has, intrinsically or otherwise. You are basically just…
Thanks for your kind words Kristi!
If you were to put a public facing design through the same process, I’d recommend two points of action.
1. I’d open up the site in it’s current state for review. You could do this by asking for feedback from testers on the live site or by capturing screenshots of…
Guys, thanks so much for sharing this!
I am in a similar position (to what you were) — wanting to get my teeth into a side project, but not sure where to start! Not only am I a huge fan of the site/design, but I also love how you’ve shared your insights and resources.
If the value is there — does it really matter if you are being sold to? It’s your decision weather you enquire further about that companies products/services or weather you close that tab.
Granted some companies ‘shove it down your throat’ for lack of a better phrase, but that’s the exception not the rule.