I follow the snark of Supr.c.ilio.us as a funny antidote to some of the froth around GSD (even though I think most critics miss the actual value, it’s still fun reading them take the piss out of the thing).

Don Marti had a pretty good post explaining that value. Leave it to Supr.c.ilio.us to find the negative in the exact same topic. It includes this hilarious and entirely true bit:

It was genius to call it tagging, it would have been a harder sell if Joshua Schachter came up with Unpaid Database Entry.

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2 thoughts on “Tagging”

  1. “find a negative?” I’m a pants’ load sunshine, I’ll have you know. I would never deny the value the ‘community’ gets from Tagging, but still it’s funny to think how we are so easily convinced into doing the work for free.

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