Stop Pagination Now
Why websites should not make you click and click and click for the full story.
P.S. Of course I didn’t divorce my wife just because she likes multipage articles. I divorced her because she types two spaces after a period. (Not really.)
Correction, Oct. 2, 2012: This article originally stated that Doree Shafrir’s story on nightmares is 6,000 words long. It is more than 7,000 words long.
Farhad Manjoo is Slate's technology columnist and the author of True Enough: Learning To Live in a Post-Fact Society. You can email him at firstname.lastname@example.org and follow him on Twitter.