[wp-hackers] Re: Blogroll, Bookmarks, Links?

Peter Westwood peter.westwood at ftwr.co.uk
Wed Jun 27 08:22:04 GMT 2007

On Tue, June 26, 2007 11:32 pm, Dan Coulter wrote:
> On 6/26/07, Otto <otto at ottodestruct.com> wrote:
>> On 6/26/07, Scot Hacker <shacker at birdhouse.org> wrote:
>> > However, we all  agree  that they're ultimately
>> > links.
>> I don't agree with that. They don't have to be links. They're
>> currently all ultimately rendered as anchor tags in some form or
>> fashion, but I don't think that is necessarily a fixed and unchanging
>> thing.
> But in the end, you are storing a URL.  The simplest, most meaningful
> and vastly most common use of this feature is for displaying links in
> your sidebar or on a separate links page.  Despite your insistence
> that there are a myriad of other uses, I have yet to hear any of them,
> much less one that will be useful to 99% of WP users.
> I believe that we should call this feature "Links" to reduce the

Nah!  I think we should paint it blue - it's a nice calming colour after all.

Peter Westwood <peter.westwood at ftwr.co.uk>

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