Personal site of Felipe Lavín, co-founder & partner at bloom
I’m a web developer with a passion for the open web, WordPress and UX, crafting fine digital goods from Viña del Mar, Chile.
The expanding Dark Forest and Generative AI
Maggie Appleton writes about “proving you’re a human on a web flooded with generative AI content” on The expanding Dark Forest and Generative AI — an interesting article on what special human tricks we might do to assert our humanity.
Front-end principles for designers
Jon Yablonski writes the excellent Front-end principles for designers, a superb summary of how to understand the design of web interfaces as its own medium, such as “let go of control” (nod to the dao of web design), “keep performance in mind” and “maintain consistency”.
How to communicate effectively as a developer
Karl Sutt writes about How to communicate effectively as a developer, an often ignored part of creating software. Describing the problem, what you’ve already tried to solve it and what kind of help you’re expecting are basic for getting valuable feedback.