this is what I’ve always wanted.
I’m feeling kind of unhappy with myself; time after time, Dave Sifry has
showed me some new frippery they’re rolling out at Technorati and I’ve said
“Yeah, that’s kind of cool, maybe you could twiddle X” even though it didn’t
turn my personal crank that much. My problem has been that I was assuming
that the way I want to use Technorati is unusual. I use it for vanity feeds
of course, but the when I go to the site, I only ever want to ask two
questions: “What are they saying about
Mind you, Technorati is making a dual-track bet. The main front page has even more fripperies, that I’m assuming are what some proportion of the population want. But check out the results of searches for “Vancouver” from the front page and the new search page.
Here’s Dave Sifry’s write-up.
[Disclosure: I have a conflict of interest as regards Technorati.]