A college colleague reached out to me on LinkedIn recently, asking if I knew of anyone who would be interested in a Product Designer role at his startup. I was quite happy in my role, but having toyed with the idea of pursuing product design, I asked my colleague to send me the exercise prompt they were using to evaluate candidates.Continue reading “LogRocket redesign”
*folio is a simple, portfolio+blog+personal landing page theme built for Jekyll, a static website generator originally geared for GitHub project pages. It was my first foray into creating themes—something I quickly found a passion for. The problem of creating something that works for many scenarios as simply and elegantly as possible is addicting.Continue reading “*folio”
When I first discovered Jekyll, I wasn’t quite sure where to start. In looking for previously established themes, I came across Single Paged. I really liked the layout, and appreciated the ease of choosing colors. I wanted to make it my own, though, so I used that project as way to get familiar with Jekyll.
I ultimately ended up using this template for my personal site, until I decided I needed several pages, for projects and writing and other things. This theme still remains one of my favorites.Continue reading “*simplepage”