I see all those "minimal," tasteless, primarily monochrome websites and I want mine to be like that.
Why is this trend a thing. And why am I attracted to it.
It often feels weird when people measure the quality of their work by the complexity of the topic.
If you think about it, our job is not to find the most complex task out there and stick to doing it. Our task is to find a complex task, research it, decompose, refactor.. and in the end to make it simple.
So one should not be bragging about how they wrote such a complex piece of code which no one understands. One should literally brag about how everyone finally understood what they've done.
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