Awesome splash page spoof
July 24, 2000 7:47 AM   Subscribe

Awesome splash page spoof of KPMG's marketing-speak site. Of course now that web design is over, I guess it's better that sites start looking alike.
posted by mathowie (10 comments total)
web design ain't over. it's just beginning.
posted by msippey at 8:29 AM on July 24, 2000

That's an awesome piece Michael, I hope someone convinces Jakob to read it.
posted by mathowie at 9:46 AM on July 24, 2000

Is that a new word for the Jargon File: FLASHTURBATION?
Or maybe it should be SPLASHTURBATION.
Anyway, thanks Nealie-Bob, for that obscenely funny SLASH at FLASH & SPLASH.

As for the question whether Web Design is ending or just beginning, it's just a reminder to those of us to whom "content" means the written word, not to make our words totally dependent on the design they are dropped into. It helps if your words make as much sense syndicated into somebody else's sidebar, or read off a WAP cellular phone. But I don't think I'll give too much support to the forced brevity wireless devices with teeny-tiny screens may be bringing about. On the other extreme, I personally doubt it'll be really safe to be a bandwidth hog until at least 2005.
posted by wendell at 12:55 PM on July 24, 2000

posted by FAB4GIRL at 5:41 PM on July 24, 2000

Ha ha. Shows what you know. We are all software D-velp-Rs working with recursion and ACKs and NAKs and all. We do design in our spare time just to prove that we have a creative side (other than pickin' the banjo). Woo hoo. When all hell rains sulphur on metropolis- I'm killing your ass first. Get the coolers ma- we is havin a Bar-B-Q.

posted by internook at 6:53 PM on July 24, 2000

I love red neck white trash! ;-)
posted by FAB4GIRL at 7:36 PM on July 24, 2000

Especially when they live in Kansas? >;-)

posted by tomcosgrave at 5:38 AM on July 25, 2000

Nooo! When they live in Dublin....Ireland! ;-) Yeeeee Hawwwwww!
posted by FAB4GIRL at 11:00 AM on July 25, 2000

uncle joe says it best.
posted by Zeldman at 1:20 AM on July 26, 2000

The parody page has now moved here.
posted by Neale at 9:08 AM on December 3, 2001

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