Whose Side(wiki) Are You On?
SEPTEMBER 30, 2009
Nodes can in principle also contain non-text information such as diagrams, pictures, sound, animation etc. What are we to make of Sidewiki ? Is it, as Phil Windley says , a way to build the purpose-centric Web ? Or is it, as Mike Arrington suggests , the latest way to “deface websites? The arguments here were foreshadowed in the architecture of the Web itself, the essence of which has been lost to history — or at least to search engines.