I have various ideas about music data visualization. However, it seems each user page is exactly the same. Example:
Last.fm has some very basic customization - for how album covers are shown, the default timeframe, and the number of tracks/albums/artists to show in a category.
Is the lack of customization a design philosophy, or a consequence of limited developer time?
One can imagine a user choosing widgets to add to their pages. Then a developer only needs to make a widget that they like - they don’t need to worry if it’s too geeky or not user-friendly enough. If others like it, they could incorporate it onto their user page.
However, I know nothing about the infrastructure of ListenBrainz.