Presented at BarCamp Geelong 2011.
should be a TEXT FIELD
Using the wrong pronoun is very jarring
How dare you disrupt my neat view of the world!
My perspective will rule!
Can alienate potential users
I’ll give you a hint: If you’re still asking about race
in a required drop-down menu, you’re way behind.
Because doing it that way says to a user:
You have a race.
It’s really important to me.
It’s one (and only one) of these listed here.
What do you really want to know?
Facebook's decision on gender:
Sarah Mei on Diaspora:
Bagcheck asks for pronouns:
Metafilter on analysing their open field: