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Joel on Software


by Joel Spolsky
Wednesday, August 15, 2001

I was interviewed by WebWord.com: "If your software is going to be popular, you are going to have to deal with a million other things: writing manuals, creating good looking icons if you have a GUI, testing, recruiting good programmers, making a product that people want, usability testing, dealing with Norman the Cranky Tester, and about 100 other things that take up most of your time"

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