TacitDesign is a philosophy for website construction used in the design and development of social network sites. It uses an i3 pholosophy which focuses on three key principles of intelligence, imagination and integrity. TacitDesign is applied to all stages of the development life cycle, from conception, through to live deployment and beyond.
TacitDesign has been used to develop a number social networking websites. These include a diverse range of offerings from QuotesOf.com, a fun place to share funny quotes, to Tenuous Links, a multi-function portal for sharing the best websites on the world wide web.
Blographia is the latest social networking site to be developed using TacitDesign. Released on 1st March 2012, it provides a portal for bloggers around the world to share and their blogs. Blogs listed on Blographia are categorised into areas of interest know an Blographia Worlds. This allows bloggees to browse their favourite subject, taking information from a number sources and view points. Members of Blographia can also follow their favourite blogs and create their own version of Blographia that collates their favourite blogs from across the site.
The ultimate goal of TacitDesign is to develop a social networking site to complete with the likes of Facebook and Twitter. Along the way it has some gifts to give to the web.