Anyone here still read slashdot?

Jonathan Duncan jonathan at
Sat Feb 8 14:51:55 MST 2014

On Fri, Feb 7, 2014 at 8:00 PM, Richard Esplin <richard-lists at>wrote:

> Most designers currently believe two things:
> * No one reads
> * Words are bad
> The evidence suggests they are right most of the time. That means designers
> can unthinkingly apply those two principles to every project their entire
> career and be considered pretty successful. The unfortunately consequence
> is
> that websites become less and less useful over time.
> Depending on their audience, it can often be true. But slashdot? Hello,
they apparently do not know their audience.

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