A Retrospective on HTL: The Wrong Solution for the Problem

Published on by Dan KlcoPicture of Me Dan Klco

I have a confession to make: in my heart of hearts I know JSP is better than HTL / Sightly. There I said it! whew, that’s a load off my chest! So why, besides my paradoxical Luddite tendencies, would I be so firmly convinced that a widely-panned, ancient technology to be superior to Adobe’s latest hot thing in templating languages? Simply put: Adobe is trying to solve the wrong problem with HTL.