Quote: Dave Wiskus on Design Criticism

April 25th, 2011

Great design is tricky. It’s easy to pick apart decisions after an app ships and second-guess its creators. What’s harder — as anyone who has ever created something knows — is being the guy in the room who has to fashion those decisions from whole cloth. Sure, everyone likes to think they have good taste. But the smart ones still hire a designer.

(from his article “Cheap Magic” on Better Elevation)

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