Friday, June 5, 2009

What would Dr. Seuss say about online communities...

An excellent presentation that drives home the point using "nonsense rhymes." The appeal of nonsense rhymes dates back to our childhood, and this creates an instant feeling of identificaiton, thus keeping us hooked to the slides. This also increases the recall factor manifold. The rhymes reminded me strongly of Edward Lear's "Owl and Pussy cat" in their pea green boat...

Coupled with the "translation," we are not likely to forget the points about online communities mentioned here in a hurry. By themselves, the points would sound mundane and oft quoted. But now with a rhyme accompanying each one, the message has suddenly come alive.

Enjoy the slideshow...

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