"In the future, first of

posted by Jason Kottke   Nov 15, 2000

"In the future, first of all, websites will be designed by my guidelines ... for the simple reason that if they don't, they are dead." - Jakob Nielsen, Web Guru: It's the User, Stupid!

Either Jakob is very confident that he is correct, or he and the rest of his usability mafioso are going to start offing people that don't use their guidelines. I'm dreading the day when I wake up with my dismembered laptop screen lying next to me in bed. I shouldn't have gone against the family.