How do I reach out to designers and experience builders to convince them that working on free (libre) software helps everyone?

Like the current trend is to just give everything away which is cool but it's done for notary and self-inflation; not for communal growth.

@brainblasted Ah, okay. See, even then, I dissuade people from doing that (building for the sake of your portfolio). It leads to a lot of fluff content. @hansbauer


@hansbauer In my experience it has; and it's come largely from junior designers. Not to say that they're unwanted but I did/do want more seasoned people setting some kind of foundation for others to work with / follow @brainblasted

@hansbauer @jalcine It's not a great term to use, especially in the presence of people actually diagnosed with Autism Spectrum Disorder.

Obsessive-compulsive disorder is not autism, though some with ASD also have OCD. People with autism also aren't necessarily perfectionists, or do things for the sake of beauty.

The term "autist" in the form you used is a wholly separate concept to Autism Spectrum Disorder, which the word "autist" is derived from.
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