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What we're also seeing - rather, HEARING, is the input of music on homepages of both personal and business operations. This has its advantages in some aesthetic appeal, but mostly it confuses and disturbs the viewer who doesn't expect this to be part and parcel of the site they are about to view. Consider that you lose a good deal of viewers who still have phone line modems - music takes a bit of time to download. You also lose people who don't care for your taste in music. At the very least, give your viewer the choice of turning your music off.
|Jennifer Mathes, Ph.D.|