The trouble with wysiwyg

September 12 2015

wysiwyg The way that wysiwyg editors hide the structure of the content behind its appearance is to blame for countless hours of lost productivity. Users are left to trying to glean insight about the structure of the content from its appearance. And achieving the desired look is usually the result of a fragile balance of formatting settings.

thoughts after watching my wife wrestle with tables in MS Word for 10 minutes