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Discussion on: Web devs assemble! Why did you choose a career in web dev? πŸ‘€

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Rahoul Baruah

I was a developer using proprietary tech for desktop software but all my investment and knowledge vanished very quickly when the owning company changed focus.

So I switched to open source tools on an open platform.

And even though I look at mobile development every now and then I can’t bring myself to work on a platform with such powerful gatekeepers

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Amelia Vieira Rosado 🐣✨ Author

Hey @rahoulb , thanks for sharing your thoughts on this one! 😁

So I switched to open source tools on an open platform.

How has this choice affected your career, if at all? πŸ€”

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Rahoul Baruah

Well I’ve built my career around it. Freelance, agency owner, startup founder - all based on that same principle.