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Tribalism is a threat to our progress

Tribalism is a threat to our progress

All my life I’ve had a hard time understanding how tribalism is so present in our society. It is defined as the behavior and attitudes that stem from strong loyalty to one’s own tribe or social group. But time after time I’ve always failed to understand why almost...

The BASIC UX Framework

The BASIC UX Framework

A framework for usable products. And a real great guideline on what to check and follow when designing a new digital product. Source.

UX Disciplines

UX Disciplines

UX is such a new field that most people in the industry think it's just one discipline. But it actually is a range of disciplines that go from Strategic Planning to research and design. Here's a nice way to visualize all the disciplines that are within UX.

Scrum in 5 minutes

Scrum in 5 minutes

A nice infograph about how to use the SCRUM methodology in your projects. All the basics are here and it just takes 5 minutes to learn it. Download in PDF.

10 reasons why getting a “free website” is a bad, BAD idea.

10 reasons why getting a “free website” is a bad, BAD idea.

Getting free website is tempting. The internet is full of companies offering free website hosting even for self-hosted WordPress. You’re probably wondering what’s the catch? Why isn’t everyone else using this then? Well there are plenty of catches, here are 10 of...

Do you still need a Website in 2016?

Do you still need a Website in 2016?

Getting a website for your small business or company can be a daunting experience for some entrepreneurs. The variety of options available and the increasing offerings from all corners of the web can make any new business owner scared. With so many options...

Webjac Origins: How I came to be called that.

Webjac Origins: How I came to be called that.

Webjac has been my nickname for as long as I can remember (At least 19 years!) It's a key part of my identity on the web. The origin of this name is quite simple, but let me tell you the story. It was 1995 and I was starting to mess around with computers (I was 12 –...

A picture with a spark

A picture with a spark

Being from Venezuela I wanted something that reminded me the beauty of my homeland on my house. So I decided to find a picture of the Angel Falls and mount it in a wall at home. I found a good picture that required some color corrections but when I was about to print...

Turning 31

Turning 31

Wow, it's been a whole year since I wrote here. It's been a rough year. Last year I wrote this. This year, I'll expand on it with the painful experience I've gained on these past 365 days. It's gonna hurt. From broke to solid... to halfway between broke and solid From...