Yes, this is how everyone wins. Those with the ability and drive can end up making a difference, largely through providing a framework or library for doing this right. This is why I think a continuing exploration of this is worthwhile. Until that time, I think the masses should be encouraged to do what works best (or at least better) for them in the present.
For now, I think I'll let this rest. I'm on the verge of ranting against a general trend (checking off boxes by following steps rather than understanding what you're doing), but this is the wrong place for that and it deserves more thought and time than I'd give it here.