For some years, Quora has been my primary social contact.
I rarely speak with people in person, and when I do it is in my second language, Spanish, so communication is imperfect. Very often I go months without speaking with anyone in English, and often those few are not deep conversions.
When Quora is notified by a family member that a user has died,* such as the late, great, Domhnall O’Huigin, the word “Remembering” is placed above their name to indicate they are no longer alive. Here is Domhn’s profile page.
Lucky for all of us, his spirit lives on in his writing, which is still accessible for users of Quora, and, most importantly, for h...(more)
See the screenshot below? I marked up and circled the graphics — which I love! — because they communicate function better, and are more visible, than text links alone.
The new graphics are fun and beautifully designed. They include: a pen in a box to indicate I want to answer a question; a ‘no pen...(more)