Will it be nice to have service, which allows add comments to any web page?
Quite a good idea, but where to get that kind of storage and server power? It is well known that comments tend to accumulate and exceed the content until it suffocates under their weight - it's a law of nature... and we are not talking about a pamphlet here, but the whole Net!
Have a look at http://www.alexa.com - Alexa has been around for ages and their toolbar (yes, someone else wanting to stick their toolbar in your browser) provides info on websites including - apparently - other people's reviews.
I saw something like this a couple of years ago. I don't remember where though.
I always thought it would be useful to have some sort of sidebar which shows you independent information about a company when you're at their web site. For example, it could collect information from various agencies about the company's environmental record, hiring practices, etc. (assuming there are reputable agncies that provide these kinds of ratings).
Wasn't there some sort of Post-it note type service a few years ago ?
A slashdot style version of this could be good. This way you get the notes the most people voted on.
it was around about 4 years ago, can't remember the name of the main company offering the service was Third Voice.
(this board need edit functionality... though i'm sure you can figure out the meaning and history of the nonsense sentence above...)
Wow, sounds like I was right on the money about the marketshare thing. I guess these guys don't understand marketing in the internet age:
I think a few .com companies tried this out. It's boil-the-ocean, and of questionable utility. Why are you annotating web pages? If you want to discuss a page, why not use a wiki or something? If the discussion is of any business value, why are you storing the data on some .Gone server?
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