We can’t tell if this position paper from Comic Book Bin is a parody of the infamous ComicsPRO position paper (which we’ll be getting to in a a bit) but maybe we’re just punchy becauseit does make some great points:
If it is difficult for professionals whose job is to find source documents, one expects is harder for the average comic book reader to do the same.
There are specific aspects that are difficult to deal with at many comic book publishers’ Websites. These include solicited material, images of published books, lack of proper search engines and convoluted Website interfaces.
Actually we agree wholeheartedly, especially with our present pet peeve: PR without images. We understand not wanting to clog our inbox — a link to an image will suffice. Sending us nothing visual in a medium that thrives on it will not.