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Re: We have a new front page

From: Janet Swisher <jswisher@mozilla.com>
Date: Tue, 18 Dec 2012 20:21:27 -0600
Message-ID: <50D124A7.7090009@mozilla.com>
To: public-webplatform@w3.org
It's also a good idea to document other versions of HTML than 5, if only 
so you can indicate what things are deprecated or obsolete.

On 12/18/12 6:01 PM, Jonathan Garbee wrote:
> Perhaps we should find something to put in the shield. The thing is we 
> don't want a standard number there since that would lock the icon to 
> that version. The icons (as discussed in the bug report for the 
> redesign) should be timeless; locking them to a standard breaks that. 
> The navigation icons should be something that we can always reference 
> the same, without needing to update with every revision of a spec (no 
> matter how long it may take for a revision to occur.)
>
> -Garbee
>
> On 12/18/2012 6:54 PM, Peter Lubbers wrote:
>> I have to say, the badge without the 5 does not make a lot of sense...
>>
>>
>> On Tue, Dec 18, 2012 at 3:45 PM, Jonathan Garbee <jonathan@garbee.me 
>> <mailto:jonathan@garbee.me>> wrote:
>>
>>     That is the point. We don't want to "revisit" icons later on.
>>
>>     -Garbee
>>
>>     On 12/18/2012 5:25 PM, Tobie Langel wrote:
>>     > What about we add the 5 now and revisit in 5 years when 6 comes
>>     out?
>>     >
>>     > --tobie
>>     >
>>     > On 12/18/12 11:22 PM, "Jonathan Garbee" <jonathan@garbee.me
>>     <mailto:jonathan@garbee.me>> wrote:
>>     >
>>     >> It doesn't have the 5 since then for each major version we
>>     would need
>>     >> new icons. So leaving that out means it is not locked to any
>>     specific
>>     >> standard version or time period. It just works for future
>>     versions as
>>     >> well as the current.
>>     >>
>>     >> Perhaps we could figure something out to fill it in though;
>>     I'm not sure
>>     >> of what though.
>>     >>
>>     >> -Garbee
>>     >>
>>     >> On 12/18/2012 4:56 PM, Lea Verou wrote:
>>     >>> Congrats Chris! It looks great!!
>>     >>>
>>     >>> One minor nitpick: Why is the HTML5 icon hollow? It would
>>     look much
>>     >>> better if it had the 5 as well, and it would still match the
>>     other icons
>>     >>> since the JS logo is not hollow either.
>>     >>>
>>     >>> Lea Verou
>>     >>> W3C developer relations
>>     >>> http://w3.org/people/all#lea ? http://lea.verou.me ? @leaverou
>>     >>>
>>     >>>
>>     >>>
>>     >>>
>>     >>>
>>     >>>
>>     >>> On Dec 18, 2012, at 12:06, Chris Mills wrote:
>>     >>>
>>     >>>> Seb has finished the new icons, and I've implemented the new
>>     WPD main
>>     >>>> page!
>>     >>>>
>>     >>>> http://docs.webplatform.org/wiki/Main_Page
>>     >>>>
>>     >>>> Let me know what you think.
>>     >>>>
>>     >>>> I'm now gonna go ahead and implement the main topic landing
>>     pages,
>>     >>>> after which we can really start drilling down into the IA of
>>     different
>>     >>>> specific sections and get things moving.
>>     >>>>
>>     >>>> Chris Mills
>>     >>>> Opera Software, dev.opera.com <http://dev.opera.com>
>>     >>>> W3C Fellow, web education and webplatform.org
>>     <http://webplatform.org>
>>     >>>> Author of "Practical CSS3: Develop and Design"
>>     (http://goo.gl/AKf9M)
>>     >>>>
>>     >>>>
>>     >>
>>
>>
>>
>


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Janet Swisher <mailto:jREMOVEswisher@mozilla.com>
Mozilla Developer Network <https://developer.mozilla.org>
Technical Writer/Community Steward
Received on Wednesday, 19 December 2012 02:22:03 UTC

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