Steven Lamar

CDO of Apple Joined almost 6 years ago

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  • Posted to The Evolution of DN , in reply to Aldo Valdez , May 07, 2019

    I got tired of being banned from DN and having to create new accounts for expressing "controversial" opinions. This community is way too sensitive. I think it's because everyone is afraid to say something real, because people tie their profiles to their real names and twitter accounts. On reddit everything is anonymous and I predict we will see a lot more honest critiques and discussions. Would love to see some of those posts I got banned for, posted to reddit to see the difference in how people talk about them.

    3 points
  • Posted to What's going on with DesignerNews?, in reply to Aldo Valdez , May 04, 2019

    Happily joined. Hopefully it is more inviting of honest discussions regarding design and less Medium articles telling you the top 5 things you do wrong.

    1 point
  • Posted to 1 week into my new job and I'm thinking about quitting., Apr 11, 2019

    UPDATE: I’ve decided I’m going to stick with the team for the foreseeable future. I think I wrote my original post while I was still in a bit of a culture shock phase. I came into the company with this idea in my head on how it would play out, and when it didn’t I felt uncomfortable. But I over the last 24hrs I’ve been reflecting and I think I am going to stick with the team and learn the process. It’s slower than I’m use to but I’m looking at it as a different type of design challenge. Thanks everyone for your input, it definitely helped while while reflecting.

    12 points
  • Posted to We AB tested having a sticky add to cart button (sticky won), Feb 13, 2019

    Gee who would have thought... I am either the smartest designer in the world or everyone else is overthinking everything about design now a days. Yeah no shit when you show the CTA as the user scrolls they would be more likely to click on the button and hopefully make a purchase. This is probably do to them having a better understanding of what they are purchasing through the information they gathered on the page.

    I get so tired of these design blog posts stating obvious shit. Maybe I should start doing it so I can become design internet famous, and finally people will look at me and go, "Wow he really knows what he is talking about doesn't he."

    -12 points
  • Posted to Your Sketch library is not a design system, Feb 09, 2018

    Breaking news: Everything you think you know is wrong. More at 11.

    Basically everyday on DN

    11 points
  • Posted to I Love Your Comment, Dec 04, 2017

    So edgy.

    1 point
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