Archive for January, 2011
Posted by tuzunkan in Uncategorized on January 24, 2011
Advertising Standards Authority, UK’s independent regulator of advertising across all media will now be adding Websites to their coverage as well. According to their Website, ASA “works to ensure ads are legal, decent, honest and truthful by
applying the Advertising Codes.”
There were rapidly increasing complaints about the online ads due to the lack of any control mechanism for the Web. So, I am glad to see UK is taking a step toward the issue.
Living in a country where there is no control over ads in any form what so ever, I now expect to see a similar action in Cyprus and other countries as well.
I am a Web designer and it makes me happy every time I see some Website offering resources for Web designers. Smashing magazine recently posted some time-saving and educational resources, which I believe can be useful.
So, check it out:
You can view the original article at Digital Tonto, or read the full-text inside.
UPDATE: I also found this article by George F. Snell III on the same issue. Interesting stuff!