If you’re an active follower or member of the web design community then you have certainly seen or heard about the current debate surrounding the potential demise of the web design community.
While I don’t want to give my opinion on this topic itself in this article, I do want to have a closer look at the scapegoat that is often argued to be one of the main reasons for the current developments in the design community: The List Post.
There are a myriad of different, interesting and challenging professions in our world and although we hopefully all agree that being a designer is the most awesome profession ever, there are many other jobs that can teach designers some valuable lessons.
We’re going to list some of those here and explain what exactly we can learn and how we can profit from each one of them.
In times of Wordpress, Joomla and Co. more and more pages are built with of a Content Management System as back-end solution, but not always is a CMS the right choice to built a web site. I’m talking here almost exclusively about static pages, because there are more and more static pages that are built with the help of a CMS by now; an often unnecessary and sometimes even bad choice.