prefer associative ontologies to hierarchical taxonomies



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The key point here is that structure emerges. Do not try to force it upfront. When we do so, we artificially constrain the paths our ideas can take and limit their usefulness.

Note, however, that tags are ineffective at providing enough structure.


Prefer Associative ontologies to hierarchical taxonomies | Andy Matuschak

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