I had worked in
website design for a while, but I eventually quit because of experiences like
A client asked me to
make a website for their baker. They didn’t give me any specifications, but
just said to make it look “professional.” I did my best with what I had, and
after three weeks delivered a finished, professional website.
it’s great. But it could use some more color. And could you put my dog on the
website? I really like my dog.
Me: Okay – a dog
from the fact that you’re a bakery, but fine.
Client: Great! Here are a few more changes.
By the end, the
website was covered in photos of the client’s dog and, you guessed it, Comic
Sans. I’m just not able to handle that kind of emotional stress anymore, so I