Is your website bitter-sweet?

Last week I talked about getting what you pay for, and a while ago I came across this quote. . . .

“The Bitterness Of Poor Quality Is Remembered Long After The Sweetness Of Low Price Has Faded From Memory”

It really struck a chord with me, in how it related to many people’s attitude to the design and creation of their websites in particular.

Think on this to demonstrate my point. . .
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Get 5000 words worth of picture messaging . . .

If you had not heard, then radio 2 are currently in the middle of their annual 500 words competition for under 13 year olds.

My (almost 9) year old has aspirations of entering, but unfortunately lacks the motivation to actually write anything down.

He made an absolutely brilliant start, with a lot of prompting and suggesting from me, asking the right questions and setting up triggers for him to generate his own answers.

He is rather better at drawing than writing  – maybe all he needs is a picture . . . . after all then he would have 1000 words worth . . . .

remember this?
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