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Do you call yourself a programmer, a developer, or a code monkey?

I personally prefer to say I am a developer.

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is it time to start accepting some answers? –  Chris Sep 15 '10 at 18:12
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nope, not on this site. –  Ullallulloo Sep 30 '10 at 13:47
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I am self learner.. :) –  Avinash Dec 27 '10 at 10:26
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I have seen many more subjective questions get closed that were more relevant to the sites objective than this. No offense but how is this relevant to professional programmers. –  Ominus Jun 4 '11 at 2:47

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As a programmer (web developer) I say "I make things like Google Search, Yahoo Search, Facebook, Flickr..."

What? .... At least it stops the 'incredibly bored, programmer stereotype facial expressions' you usually get when you say 'I'm a programmer' to people :P

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Senior Web Developer now. My previous titles were:

  • Web Developer
  • Senior Application Developer
  • Web Developer (Front-End Platform)
  • Software Design Engineer
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