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The Overlap is a podcast that explores the intersection of Design and Front End Development. On the show we discuss all things design and development in a fun and easy-to-listen-to way. Some topics we cover are typography, React, productivity, focus, designing for print, freelancing tips, and much more.

The Overlap is a podcast that explores the intersection of Design and Front End Development. On the show we discuss all things design and development in a fun and easy-to-listen-to way. Some topics we cover are typography, React, productivity, focus, designing for print, freelancing tips, and much more.
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United States

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The Overlap is a podcast that explores the intersection of Design and Front End Development. On the show we discuss all things design and development in a fun and easy-to-listen-to way. Some topics we cover are typography, React, productivity, focus, designing for print, freelancing tips, and much more.

Twitter:

@overlappod

Language:

English

Contact:

2673935060


Episodes

Focus for Designers and Developers

5/14/2019
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One thing that can set creatives apart is their ability to focus. The developer or designer who can focus with full energy on one task at a time will be able to get through difficult problems faster and more effectively than their unfocused colleagues. On this episode, we talk about how to find focus and avoid distractions to help you get things done. Questions? Email us theoverlappodcast@gmail.com Tweet us @lovelettersco or @mistertrost For more episodes + show notes,...

Duration:00:44:33

Jason Lengstorf Interview - Gatsby, Work/Life Balance, Building Community

4/30/2019
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Jason Lengstorf is an advocate, engineer, and sometimes designer. As "Human Duct Tape", Jason tells us about the little-bit-of-everything he does at Gatsby. On this episode, we talk to Jason about what's new with Gatsby (Themes! Preview beta!), building a positive open-source community, how to connect technology to build awesome stuff, and how important it is to fully disconnect from the day job to stay creative. Want to hear more from Jason? You can catch him on May 6th at Gatsby Days in...

Duration:01:13:26

React - Make Excellent Apps and Websites in JavaScript

4/16/2019
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Show Notes On this episode Alex teaches Elle about the JavaScript library React. Developers use React to create apps and websites, and it’s great for designers to be familiar with. We introduce the big concepts of React along with its purpose and guiding principles. We talk about how easy it is to pick up, and give you some great places to go next to learn React. Create a New React App“Create React App”Add it to an existing HTML siteOfficial React...

Duration:00:57:40

Pro Print Tips for Developers - RGB vs CMYK, Illustrator vs Indesign, and more!

4/2/2019
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Print's not dead! On this episode, we talk about why color looks different on screen and on paper, how best to handle a document for print, tips on handling fonts, and the difference between Adobe Illustrator and Indesign. If you're a developer, being able to order print can help you deepen existing client partnerships and land new projects. If you're new to print design, we've got some helpful hints on how to navigate the jargon-filled world of print. Questions? Email...

Duration:00:55:38

Pricing Structures, or "How much should I charge for design/development?"

3/19/2019
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Have you ever wondered what to charge a client for design or development work? On our first episode, we discuss different pricing structures, why it's important not to undermine others in the creative industry, and how to articulate the value of design to your clients. Questions? Email us theoverlappodcast@gmail.com Tweet us @lovelettersco or @mistertrost For more episodes + show notes, visit...

Duration:00:36:40

Coming Soon: March 19th!

3/10/2019
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This is just a preview of what is to come! The Overlap Podcast will be launching March 19th so make sure you subscribe in your podcast player of choice. Also check out our website for more info and links to subscribe with your favorite podcast players. https://www.overlappodcast.com

Duration:00:01:55