Minimum Viable Explanation – cartoon flashback

Cartoon. The topic might be too confusing. The post has a high MVE. MVE? Minimum Viable Explanation.

Today’s cartoon flashback comes from a big Q&A post on blogging I pulled together a couple of years ago.  Specifically from Nathan Yau‘s response when asked about his biggest blogging challenge.

The biggest challenge with FlowingData is probably maintaining the right balance between academic and casual. If I get too technical, I confuse a lot of readers, but I can’t get too casual, because I might oversimplify concepts that are actually complex.