Archive for July 2011

Email charter, and small updates

As a theme of this blog is information overload, I need to point this out: an email charter, a set of principles for senders to respect to make email overload less of a problem. Here’s a blog post on its elaboration.

The fact is, a lot of information overload could be dealt with at the source, if the sender/publisher had more care for the time of the recipient/audience. Conventions such as these, or as netiquette, need to be made explicit to get more adoption.

I’ve also made two small updates to pages: