Help Kill Internet Explorer 6

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Learn how you can help kill Internet Explorer 6 by using a free tool from Done21 called IE6 Update. - http://ie6update.com

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Help Kill Internet Explorer 6

  1. Help kill Internet Explorer 6 Jim Hoskins and Nick Pettit
  2. Help kill Internet Explorer 6 General consensus : Everyone hates Internet Explorer 6 . Even Microsoft doesn’t want people using it.
  3. Help kill Internet Explorer 6 <ul><li>Why the hate ? </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Bad standards support </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Bad security </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Too costly to develop for anymore </li></ul></ul>
  4. Help kill Internet Explorer 6
  5. Help kill Internet Explorer 6 <ul><li>Who’s using it ? </li></ul><ul><ul><li>IT departments afraid of change </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>People that don’t know any better </li></ul></ul>
  6. Help kill Internet Explorer 6 There have been numerous efforts to kill IE6 , but most of these are developer focused .
  7. Help kill Internet Explorer 6 Developer focused : Assuming everyone knows the difference between the Internet and their web browser .
  8. Help kill Internet Explorer 6 No, really . See for yourself:
  9. Help kill Internet Explorer 6 Time to get… evil .
  10. Help kill Internet Explorer 6 IE 6 Update www. ie6update .com
  11. Help kill Internet Explorer 6 What people are saying …
  12. Help kill Internet Explorer 6 @niczar: #ie6update sucks hard , it should point to mozilla.com, not microsoft.com
  13. Help kill Internet Explorer 6 @kevinburg: @Done21 you're doing God's work . #ie6update #idroppedie6
  14. Help kill Internet Explorer 6 @rossjones: http://ie6update.com/ - This just seems naughty ... I hope it works.
  15. Help kill Internet Explorer 6 @xentek: The most deliciously evil thing I've seen in a while: http://ie6update.com/
  16. Help kill Internet Explorer 6 @dancharles: @Done21 IE6 should die, honesty should reign. Getting users to dump IE6, great idea!! Tricking them to do so, not so much . #ie6update
  17. Help kill Internet Explorer 6 Is it OK to trick users like this?
  18. Help kill Internet Explorer 6 Any success stories in moving a large IE6 user base?
  19. Help kill Internet Explorer 6 Could this ever happen again ? Will we hate Firefox 3 someday?
  20. Get this slideshow: slideshare.net/ done21 Visit us: Done 21 .com

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