Do bad web designers know they are bad?
That question posted on Quora recently caught my eye. Lately, I’ve been doing a lot of thinking about what it takes for people at various stages of competency to develop the skills needed to design professional WordPress sites. That question struck me because I’d started to wonder the same thing myself since I’d been offering website critiques at WordCamps around the country and many of the sites I’d come across left something to be desired.
One of my favorite presentations is called, The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly: Rapid Fire Website Critiques, and it tends to draw a standing room crowd. [Read more…]