The “Developer Experience” Bait-and-Switch

Alex Russell describes his thoughts on the current state of JavaScript and how we might sometimes put a ton of focus on the ease-of-use of development at the expense of user experience. So, for example, we might pick a massive framework to make development easier and faster but then that might have an enormous impact on the user.
Alex describes it as substituting “developer value for user value.”
The “developer experience” bait-and-switch works by appealing to the listener’s parochial interests …
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Link: https://infrequently.org/2018/09/the-developer-experience-bait-and-switch/