It's Just Sad
Things like this are just sad. Lane, I’m flattered that you like Hivelogic, but you can do better.
Thanks for the pointer, Andrew.
Lane brings down his site, replacing it with a cordial apology, which wasn’t needed but is, of course, accepted.
If you’re thinking of writing Lane about his site, reconsider. I think he’s getting enough email about this already.
Lane: Don’t let this slow you down. Remember, it’s the content, not the design, that will keep your visitors coming back.
Consider, for example, Ernie Hsiung’s bespattered, antiquated, non-validating, table-based design. We’re all in therapy because of it. Yet it’s insanely popular and truly wonderful because of his content, which is always top-notch.
The design should support and promote your words, no more, no less. So go, design. I’m expecting good things from you.