Who are these people? And why am I writing about them?
Nielsen is one of the world’s leading web-usability consultants. He worked for the Sun Microsystems company for years as their lead web-usability man. Sun Microsystems is the company that created Java and other awesome things on the internet! Yay Jakob Nielsen!
W3C stands for World Wide Web Consortium. It is the international standards organization for the World Wide Web (hey, we’re on that right now!). At W3C they they try to “ensure compatibility and agreement among industry members in the adoption of new standards.”
Berners-Lee is the CREATOR OF THE INTERNET! Without him, there might not even be the internet and therefore this blog wouldn’t even exist! Crazy times!