Just Say No To Push Messages; WhiteHouse.gov Seems To Be Run By Marketing Staff
Update: my post on President Obama’s speech. Imagine my surprise when I went to the WhiteHouse website tonight to get a copy of the President’s speech on the economy. I was greeted with a splash page asking me to sign up for an email list.
No! This is an unnecessary – and extremely annoying – barrier to government content. It is, however, the hallmark of all political campaign websites — and WhiteHouse.gov is not a member of that club. At least it’s not supposed to be. More