kde.org website redesign

Jason Bainbridge jaseone at myrealbox.com
Sun Sep 22 12:42:07 UTC 2002

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On Sun, 22 Sep 2002 20:05, Thomas Zander wrote:
> On Sunday 22 September 2002 14:02, Jason Bainbridge wrote:
> > Christoph,
> >
> >
> > My only real concern with any new layout is that we get more screen real
> > estate to work with for content and looking at your screenshot, I think
> > that is going to be accomplished that is if the table sizes are relative?
> I do beleive Christoph got that complaint before :)

I know, I was only adding one more vote so to speak. :-)

> > To make things easier to find a different order to the menu's on the left
> > might be a good idea. Suggest maybe the following order:
> >
> > Downloads - After all that's the main thing people will want
> > Info - After they have downloaded they want to learn more
> > Contact - Not to far down in case people wanta  helping hand
> > Explore - Put this above develop just due to the fact that people wanting
> > to develop would be more willing to search for information.
> > Develop - As above.
> Hmm; why try to change BOTH the look & feel and the content.
> You will face a lot faster turnaround and a lot less problems when you do
> each step seperately.
> So IMO the same liks and same content should stay; only the look should
> change at first iteration.

I agree but I think re-ordering current menu entries would qualify as a change 
to the 'feel' of the website as it would only be a change to the layout, 
nothing else. The same links and same content would stay even with the same 
links within the same sections, just the ordering of the sections would 

At the end of they day though I'm not fussed and was only providing feedback 
after it was asked for. I think we all need to do what we can to help move 
the new layout along as it should really help to generate some good publicity 
for KDE.

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Jason Bainbridge
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