[Webcom] Planet.Osgeo in home page [was: Website Redesign]
lorenzo at ominiverdi.com
Tue Jan 13 09:12:08 EST 2009
Jeroen Ticheler wrote:
> - The blog posts open in the same page as the OSGeo pages, so we lose
> the visitors instantly when they hit a blog post. I feel blog posts
> should be opened in a new window.
agreed even if against usability rules.
> - I would suggest to remove the name of the blog writer. It means
> something to a very small community, but takes a lot of space that
> detracts from the actual subject.
-1. names are the community
> - The titles / layout of the four main sections on the home page may
> benefit from a consistent layout and consistent dividers between the
> - Last thing is something I can't check now, but you may know: blog
> posts that end up on the OSGeo homepage should relate to the subject
> matter we deal with. So we should not see personal blog entries of new
> borns and so on end up there (even though those are incredibly
> important to the blogger and her/his friends!! :-) ). Do we filter the
> blog entries on an OSGeo tag? I think we should and it should be a
> guideline for bloggers to use the osgeo tag in case they want their
> stuff to end up on the OSGeo homepage.
hmm, this is impossible to control. lunch time, sorry!
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