Issue 3

In our third issue we talk to CSS-wizard and Internet nomad Chris Coyier, Australian bootstrap-entrepreneur Collis Ta’eed, ex-Google designer and Avocado co-founder Jenna Bilotta, creative visionary and Facebook designer Wilson Miner, Smashing co-founder and editor-in-chief Vitaly Friedman and Happy Cog's Philly-based president Greg Hoy.


Chris Coyier

Founder of CSS-Tricks & more — on creating his insanely popular CSS resource and his chances of surviving a Zombie Apocalypse.

Collis Ta’eed

Co-founder of Envato — on growing up in Papua New Guinea and building an online business with family and friends.

Jenna Bilotta

Co-founder of Avocado — on designing for an audience of hundreds of millions and why “avocados” make a great app name.

Wilson Miner

Product Designer at Facebook — on why Facebook is a different breed of employer and how his dad shaped his time/space perception.

Vitaly Friedman

Co-founder of Smashing Media — on writing a book at his mum’s kitchen table and his commitment to sharing knowledge.

Greg Hoy

President at Happy Cog — on running one of the world’s leading web agencies and his failed attempt to pitch the Dog Umbrella.


Food for thought by SimpleScott and Justin Lee Kropp

From the diaries of pixel artists and code wizards: Netta Marshall, Dan Scotton, Josh Brewer, Isabelle Landthaler, Dison Du

A profile series of the people who make Facebook: Chris Kalani, Christina McBride, Lee Byron, Rose Yao, Skip Bronkie, Jessica Gronski, Tim Belonax, Greg Hoy, Jane Justice Leibrock, Melody Quintana, by Matt Brown and Tiffani Jones Brown

A look inside the bag of Amit Gupta

Five respected figures on what it means to be successful: Jason Fried, Jeffrey Zeldman, Liz Danzico, Charles Adler, John Gruber

A look behind the scenes of the workspaces of digital creators: Atlassian, Carbonmade, Skype, Forward Internet Group, Mozilla

Travel Notes
Moving to California in search for new opportunities: Christian Springub, Peter Steinberger, Diana Mounter, Nathan McGinness, Sebastiaan de With

A peek inside the sketchbooks of UI designers: Todd Moy, James Stark, Łukasz Tyrała, Kerem Suer, Sockyung ‘Sox’ Hong

Thoughts on client services by Brian Vella and Carl Panczak

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