Bill Columbia

Human Joined over 8 years ago

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  • Posted to TakeShape, a Headless GraphQL CMS and SSG for Designers, Sep 19, 2018

    Do you plan to allow self-hosted instances at any point?

    1 point
  • Posted to Public LIbrary, Mar 16, 2018

    Well... that's not a library. Was not ready for that.

    0 points
  • Posted to Going from complete novice to full-time product designer in 1-2 years., Feb 26, 2018

    I get that this is a persuasive article, but I think you're being a bit heavy handed in emphasizing that people don't need traditional education (in the form of a degree). I see quite a few jobs today that have a 4-6 year degree as a requirement. Obviously not all, not even most require this - but if you want the largest pool of opportunity to apply to... a degree can help. I don't think it's worth getting just for that reason, though. This is coming from someone who freelanced years before school and almost dropped out a few times. Now that I've been out of school for a while, the degree has been worth it. Even in traditional education you are forced into networking and exposure to other people in your field (in person usually) which can help launch your career even further. Thanks for posting your thoughts though! Great insight for people looking to get a solid start :)

    1 point
  • Posted to Framer’s new screen design tool is here — Frames, Vectors, SVGs and Handoff, Dec 20, 2017

    "You have OS X 10.11.6. The application requires OS X 10.12 or later."


    4 points
  • Posted to WordPressify, in reply to Toby Bonwick , Dec 04, 2017

    I don't think they're very similar. VVV is a VM. This is just a front-end build system that uses gulp plugins to interact with (an already setup) PHP Environment. I think you'll also need a running DB setup as well since the docs say: "If you are running a fresh installation, you will have to setup the general informations for the WordPress wizard (site name, description, database etc…)."

    1 point
  • Posted to After releasing my first typeface, I wrote my thoughts on getting started with type design, in reply to Mathieu Triay , Oct 06, 2017

    Thanks for sharing. Don’t mind the trollssss

    5 points
  • Posted to Taking another look at Adobe Xd , in reply to James Young , Jan 30, 2017

    It's not at feature parity with the Mac OS version yet. It's not really worth anything on Windows until then. (I'm also waiting for this parity to really try it out)

    0 points
  • Posted to CSS Writing Mode, in reply to Sheffield Leithart , Jul 29, 2016

    You sneaky snake!

    0 points
  • Posted to Ask DN: Thunderbolt Display worth it? Or are there better alternatives?, Jun 15, 2016

    Dell P2415q is great and totally reasonable. I run it scaled 2560x1440. Near retina.

    1 point
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