Tate: How did the web search go?
Hyde: Super. I visited lots of vendor sites.
Tate: Did you check out their product pages?
Hyde:Sure. That's where I found the technica specs.
Tate: What about the FAQ's? Did you read the vendor's FAQ's?
Hyde:The FAQ's were really useful. A lot of people had the same questions I had.
Tate: So these vendor sites answered all you question.
Hyde:All my technical questions, anyway.
Tate: Where else did you search on the Net?
Hyde:Some users had put up sites on specific products.
Tate:That's good product advertising.
Hyde:Well, when the comments are positive, it is.
Tate: You mean users post negative comments too?What a superise!
Hyde:Some, but the topics were more on how to use the products.
Tate: And how to avoid their Bugs.
Hyde: Lots of good tips get posted on those user sites.
Tate: Did you e-mail any users?
Hyde: No, Not yet. I don't think I need to.
Tate:You got enough information just from the sites.
Hyde: Every web site had links to other sites.
Tate: So you just sured from site to site.
Hyde: I followed the links from site to site reading about design software.
Tate: And you know what you want now?
Hyde: I got a good picture just by follwing the links.