Our April Fools joke has a nice side effect: it's easier to make Stack Exchange sites more distinct.
Here's a detailed look into how we designed Collectives, starting from the initial ideation to all the decisions and considerations that led to what it is today.
We chat with Stack Overflow's director of brand design about the way his work overlaps with our development.
When I graduated from college back in 2014, I did so with two bachelor’s degrees, one in computer science and the other in design. I originally chose design because I wanted to learn the necessary design skills in order to improve the usability and appearance of my personal projects. While I originally joined the program…