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Re: [SLUG] Internet connection speed.
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- Subject: Re: [SLUG] Internet connection speed.
- From: "Voytek Eymont" <lists@xxxxxxxxxx>
- Date: Thu, 11 May 2006 21:31:49 +1000 (EST)
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On Thu, May 11, 2006 12:24 pm, Terry Collins wrote:
> Voytek Eymont wrote:
> That just shows you who the clueless business people are.
> If your website isn't set up for 28.8/33.6Kmodem users, then you are
> loosing an awfull lot of customers.
or perhaps avoid a whole swag of tyre kickers who leave smudged
fingerprints on the showroom glass, realistically, I they can't afford or
are not willing/able to get more modern link, the're most likely not about
to buy whatever
whilst I agree with you in principle, in reality, well, it's somewhat
few years ago, I was discussing a business web site that was flash-only
and, latest-version-flash only, with no non-flash alternative.
I suggest to the MD they should have a non-flash alternative
the MD asked me why, and I explained not every one had the lastest flash,
and, these users couldn't see the site at all
I was told 'well, then they're not the sort of clients we're after'
I then remembered that my Mum told me never to argue with my sister, so I
as a wise person said, a lot of technically minded ppl leave in a rarified
stratum far removed from the real world