25 Aug '11, 3am

Non-architect website that sucks big time reports about architect's websites that suck big time:

Non-architect website that sucks big time reports about architect's websites that suck big time:

There is not much green about this post; you can consider it a rant or perhaps a public service. One of the joys of this gig is that I get to look at the work of a lot of talented architects and great green design; one of the horrors of it is that I have to look at a lot of their websites. For some reason architects think that if they can design a building, then they can reinvent web design; Every day I have to learn a new way to navigate through a site, get stronger glasses for the tiny type, and endure interminable flash intros. Sometimes I never actually do find anything at all, it is so hard to get around. If they designed their buildings like they do their sites, people would go into them and never be seen again. Richard Frankland designs both buildings and websites for a living, and suggests that "the web design process is really no different to an architectural proj...

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