Josh Comeau is a software developer, educator, amateur pianist, and cat person. He’s spent the past few years working as a software engineer for orgs like Khan Academy and DigitalOcean, and teaching web development fundamentals at Concordia University. 🏳️🌈
Developers often reach for UI frameworks like Bootstrap or Material UI, hoping that they’ll save a bunch of time and quickly build a professional-looking app. Unfortunately, things rarely work out this way. Let’s talk about it.