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The Onion: Internet Users Demand Less Interactivity
Tired of being bombarded with constant requests to share content on social media, bestow ratings, leave comments, and generally “join in on the discussion,” the nation’s Internet users demanded substantially less interactivity this week.
internet  theonion  webdesign  forsnd 
january 2013 by tysone
Web Site Pagination is Evil
Pagination is one of the worst design and usability sins on the Web, the kind of obvious no-no that should have gone out with blinky text, dancing cat animations, and autoplaying music. It shows constant, quiet contempt for people who should be any news site’s highest priority—folks who want to read articles all the way to the end.
design  internet  forsnd  newsdesign 
october 2012 by tysone
Artists Commemorate the 25-year anniversary of the GIF
In celebration of the format’s 25th anniversary, the Daily Dot reached out to 19 GIF artists from across the Web to create special, commemorative animations for the occasion and to sound off on the future of GIF.
forsnd  history  internet  animation 
june 2012 by tysone
The Web Is a Customer Service Medium (Ftrain.com)
You couldn't do it on TV, or in a newspaper, or in books. You need a back button, a database, and a community. ... The web is not, despite the desires of so many, a publishing medium. The web is a customer service medium. “Intense moderation” in a customer service medium is what “editing” was for publishing.
brilliant  paul_ford  culture  customer_service  internet  community  forsnd  from delicious
january 2011 by tysone
The glorious GIF renaissance
From Slate: Despite and perhaps partially because of their retro, déclassé smack, a GIF renaissance is underway.
forsnd  gif  internet 
october 2010 by tysone
The Collapse of Complex Business Models
Clay Shirky writes, "About 15 years ago, the supply part of media’s supply-and-demand curve went parabolic, with a predictably inverse effect on price. Since then, a battalion of media elites have lined up to declare that exactly the opposite thing will start happening any day now."
clay_shirky  brilliant  prediction  media  forsnd  journalism  internet 
april 2010 by tysone

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