Catch of the Day:

  • Homepage Real Estate Allocation (Alertbox Feb. 2003) – On average, sample sites evenly distributed valuable screen space between content, navigation, fluff, blank areas, and system overhead. Areas of user interest should occupy more than the current 39%.
  • Wikipedia is an ambitious project to produce a free and complete encyclopedia in every language, written by hundreds of volunteers working collaboratively together.


Quote of the Day:
“Computers are getting faster and platforms are getting smarter, but the human brain is on a very different upgrade cycle. We need to keep finding ways to help programmers pack more software behavior into fewer lines of code.” – From Jon Udell’s article “Shipping the prototype”