Web developer at Mizzou. Retrofuturist from way back. The web's been slinging me around since 1994.
Sales and marketing often struggle to have an impact with developers, so it’s vital that Developer Relations be incentivized towards making life better for developers rather than making money for the platform.
Engineers have finely honed (if not overly developed) bullshit detectors, and an inherent mistrust for anything they perceive as self-serving.