[Theforum] evolt.org in new IA book

Marlene Bruce marlene at members.evolt.org
Thu Aug 1 17:40:55 CDT 2002

>In the 2nd edition of the book "IA for the WWW", an evolt.org home page
>screenshot is shown. (Sample chapters available at
>http://www.oreilly.com/catalog/infotecture2/chapter/index.html )
>Unfortunately, it's not too flattering. The text points to our multiple
>user, article, and comments search and says that it should be combined into
>one search.

It shouldn't be flattering. It's a terrible way to run a search
interface, but I've argued that here before (back on January 12). We
completely deserve the criticism.

When we do our redesign, we should adjust the technology to what is
best for the user, not the other way around.


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