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participatory web | Jul 15th, 2012

Why Wikipedia is Ugly: Sue Gardner Says Form Follows Function

The Atlantic recently called Wikipedia’s design “pretty ugly” in a somewhat tongue-in-cheek critique of the site’s “homeliness.” Well, it turns out that the homeliness is intentional—and, according to Sue Gardner, Executive Director of the Wikimedia Foundation (Wikipedia’s parent), it’s part of the... Continue Reading →