one could actually annoy other people with a wonderful sit without any "very basic hints", like "click me" and stuff, and thus get the peoples neural-activities increased 1 level (call it learning process) If they want it, they'll find a way how to get it. sounds arrogant, maybe even is, but on a basic level I think this would be -er- 'appropriate. dave Fred Hubnik <fredh at austin.rr.com> schrieb am 25.10.2000: > > >> Am I the only one who thinks the words "click here" on a web site are > >> redundant and stupid? > > there is a lady in my office that did not know that words other than 'click > here' could be links. she never noticed her mouse state changing when > hovering over words, and thought that the different colored text was for > emphasis. > > i'm not joking about this. now when i begin the think 'of course people > will know how to use this navigation bar' etc. etc. i have to remind myself > that this lady is a user, she is the lowest common denominator that, > unfortunately, we have have to consider. > > i think it's redundant myself and looks cheap but, sometimes it's the only > thing that works. > > > > -- > f g h > > fredh at austin.rr.com > -- > > > --------------------------------------- > For unsubscribe and other options, including > the Tip Harvester and archive of TheList go to: > http://lists.evolt.org Workers of the Web, evolt !