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Re: Re-architecting the Community pages

From: Scott Rowe <scottrowe@google.com>
Date: Thu, 14 Mar 2013 16:38:13 -0700
Message-ID: <CAHZLcPr5ihDrvdDY2q_k9bptsbHWK0s9UgdnJBgJK06XQuwbhQ@mail.gmail.com>
To: Julee <julee@adobe.com>
Cc: Doug May <intuedge@gmail.com>, Jonathan Garbee <jonathan@garbee.me>, "public-webplatform@w3.org" <public-webplatform@w3.org>
Done! Thanks Julee!
+Scott



On Thu, Mar 14, 2013 at 4:35 PM, Julee <julee@adobe.com> wrote:

> Sounds good. Will you please update the issue so that whenever some
> implements this we have the right items? Thanks. J
>
>
> ----------------------------
> julee@adobe.com
> @adobejulee
>
> From: Scott Rowe <scottrowe@google.com>
> Date: Thursday, March 14, 2013 4:32 PM
> To: Doug May <intuedge@gmail.com>
> Cc: julee <julee@adobe.com>, Jonathan Garbee <jonathan@garbee.me>, "
> public-webplatform@w3.org" <public-webplatform@w3.org>
> Subject: Re: Re-architecting the Community pages
>
> Thanks Julee and DougM,
>
> I think you can have Discussion and Community in the nav bar. If I assume
> correctly, a Discussion page is a list of resources: IRC, e-mail list, chat
> (if we implement it), Q&A (ditto). Community still covers events, meetings,
> task forces, etc.
>
> I do think Community Events is too narrow, as there is much more to the
> community pages than events.
>
> +Scott
>
>
>
> On Thu, Mar 14, 2013 at 2:43 PM, Doug May <intuedge@gmail.com> wrote:
>
>> Nice work on the reorg, Scott.
>>
>> I just added a working IRC link and a webchat link to the friday call
>> page, and a note recommending that people follow both.
>>
>> I'd like to see some links closer to the top of the hierarchy that point
>> to the community calls, assuming we're interested in expanding
>> participation.  If you haven't joined the mailing list, they're very hard
>> to find.
>>
>> DougM
>>
>>
>> On Thu, Mar 14, 2013 at 2:34 PM, Julee <julee@adobe.com> wrote:
>>
>>> Hi, Scott:
>>>
>>> For task forces, we should figure out what we track on
>>> project.webplatform.org vs. what we track on webplatform.org.
>>>
>>> For adding "Community" to the top-level nav, please see
>>> http://project.webplatform.org/content/issues/14.
>>>
>>> The proposed categories we settled on are:
>>>
>>>    - Docs
>>>    - Editing (since we really don't have links to "editors" there)
>>>    - Discussion
>>>    - Blog
>>>    - Community Events (so as not to confuse with API events)
>>>
>>> This issue has been settle for a while, it just hasn't been
>>> implemented. If we change Community Events to Community, will it loose it's
>>> distinction from Discussion? Among others, Chris Mills (who was the owner
>>> in bugzilla) and Eliot have provided input into this. So we might want to
>>> pass any changes by them.
>>>
>>> Regards.
>>>
>>> Julee
>>> ----------------------------
>>> julee@adobe.com
>>> @adobejulee
>>>
>>> From: Scott Rowe <scottrowe@google.com>
>>> Date: Thursday, March 14, 2013 12:19 PM
>>> To: julee <julee@adobe.com>, Jonathan Garbee <jonathan@garbee.me>
>>> Cc: "public-webplatform@w3.org" <public-webplatform@w3.org>
>>> Subject: Re-architecting the Community pages
>>>
>>> Hi all,
>>>
>>> I'm working on re-architecting the Community pages to provide better
>>> navigation through our Meetings, Task Forces, etc.
>>>
>>> First, I've added a Meetings page.
>>> http://docs.webplatform.org/wiki/WPD:Community/Meetings
>>>
>>> Under that I've added pages for all of the task force meetings.
>>>
>>> Second, I've added a Task Forces page.
>>> http://docs.webplatform.org/wiki/WPD:Community/Task_Force
>>>
>>> and under that all of the pages for the different task forces.
>>>
>>> The idea is to separate the meetings from the task force pages so that
>>> we can use the meetings pages to track meeting agenda and notes, while
>>> using the task force pages for the overall scope of the project.
>>>
>>> I was getting quite annoyed at having to remember where all of these
>>> pages were, and it seems they belong in the community pages.
>>>
>>> I also moved the Template Corps page under here. If you find any other
>>> community-related pages, please move them into this tree.
>>>
>>> These navigation problems are starting to become painful.
>>>
>>> Do you think we should create a link to the Community pages in the
>>> navigation bar of our site chrome?
>>>
>>> +Scott
>>>
>>>
>>
>
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