The Finch Formerly Known As Gold

16 January 2008

From the Advice to Customers file

When your credit card fails to pass muster during an Internet purchase, "my doofus Web host inadvertently double-billed me for a year in advance" is much more plausible an explanation than "there's something in your software that makes it misread the expiration dates."

Just saying.

Posted at 11:26 AM to Common Cents


and when you really canít decide if this is something your users will need someday, err on the side of leaving it out.

And if a user someday wants it back in, they can pay for an upgrade.

Code monkeys really need some basic business courses on the way to their certifications.

Posted by: McGehee at 11:38 AM on 16 January 2008