Ian Bicking: the old part of his blog

Ruby meetup comment 000

I thinks its the combination of success in marketing and the technical excellence to back it up. If it were simply good marketing hype, no one would stick around after their first look.

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by Curt Hibbs

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There are plenty of web frameworks with a high degree of technical excellence. Sadly, it is the marketing that pushes an excellent framework to achieve social success.

# culley

Um, BetaMax?

# Todd G