Having two different terms for essentially the same group seems a bit odd, right? Calling them front-end developers seems like it would alienate designers. Calling them front-end designers seems like it would alienate developers. Why not have a completely new title instead? I was thinking of frontender. There are a few uses of it on the internet to essentially refer to what I’m going for, and it captures the wide variety of roles that play a part in building out the front-end experience for a site or app.
What do you all think?