How to build diversity into your code?

~ Original by Jiro Ghianni on Codepen ~

Why wouldn’t you be super interested to look for ways to make technology more diversity-friendly for any minority? I know I’d like to build a world that represents me and keeps me, as well as others, fundamentally safe. Inclusion will never be perfect but there must be ways to enhance it. But how?

Minorities are a majority

It’s a known fact that the fields of software, computing and computer science are plagued by tremendous underrepresentation of women and people of color. I wonder which other diversity factors need a bit more of a boost. Continue reading