‘Is that button spacing worth it?’: When and how engineers should challenge design choices

If you’re an engineer who works on UI, it's your duty to implement the vision of designers and product managers to the best of your ability. At the same time, you're not merely a cog in the machine: You're a technical subject-matter expert with nuanced thoughts and ideas — who knows best what it takes to get designs actually built.

This is a companion discussion topic for the original entry at https://triplebyte.com/blog/is-that-button-spacing-worth-it-how-and-when-engineers-should-push-back-on-design