Hiring web designers can be difficult. There are many disciplines under the common term ‘designer,’ and experts in one field may be novices in another, while others are a “Jack of all trades, master of none.” To make things worse, people commonly relate “design” with subjective decisions, personal preference and individual style. All that makes […]

Recently, I have been working together with Toptal on a small design project. Toptal is a global company which enables you to hire the top designers or developers. Through their special selection process, only 3% of the designers or developers who applied are taken into the company.  Logically, at Toptal a lot of designers are […]

As front-end developers, our job is, essentially, to turn designs into reality via code. Understanding, and being competent in, design is an important component of that. Unfortunately, truly understanding front-end design is easier said than done. Coding and aesthetic design require some pretty different skill sets. Because of that, some front-end devs aren’t as proficient […]