Screencast: Avoiding Content-specific Context
Once again, a request from Twitter creates an opportunity to review a design.
In this installment, Fran Pérez sends me an example mockup with some selected naming convention. I review the naming convention and suggest alternatives that should lead to a more flexible system.
Naming things is hard and I hope this screencast highlights ways in which a better naming convention makes things easier in the end—even if coming up with the names is hard.
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