Daily Archives: March 26, 2006

Deniable clickability (or when the web is not)

And you wonder why newspapers aren't getting their share of readership from the X and Y generations?  Take the AJC's approach to the web — where most real estate is dedicated to ads, a blog is nothing more than a chat board, and hyperlinks are reserved only to their articles (aren't hyperlinks what made the web a "web"?): For example, found on the AJC Metro Index page:

Legislature recap
Below is an update on the status of some key bills before the Georgia General Assembly. To read the legislation online, go to http://www.legis.state.ga.us and type in the bill number.

Why can't they just say, click here?

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