A cure for linkrot?


In his article Create Your Own Online Web Page Archive Chris Sherman reviews a new solution to lost bookmarks:

"Furl combines the best features of a bookmark manager and a weblog with your own, permanent online cache of web pages -- and makes them searchable, to boot.

Furl ("file URL") is a promising new service that's unlike any other I've come across. It solves the "disappearing bookmark" problem -- pages that for one reason or another vanish, making your bookmarks useless. It does this by actually storing a copy of the page for you on Furl's own servers."

Full Story


This would have been nice to have before the ALA 'redesigned' the website into the nightmare that it has become.

I will give them some credit, they are making improvements. My mother was always telling me to leave well enough alone, too bad the ALA didn't do just that.