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Re: a few content questions

From: Jen Simmons <jen@jensimmons.com>
Date: Tue, 14 Jan 2014 16:48:10 -0500
Message-ID: <CAB0bRKOX47gakU7KmuQByugsK-SNbXhZ806qVkoeTFnAVs7gRg@mail.gmail.com>
To: Eliot Graff <Eliot.Graff@microsoft.com>
Cc: List WebPlatform public <public-webplatform@w3.org>
I do want to look at the data ó what's the link?

But also, I want to know what people think, "subjectively". Yup.

Jen Simmons
designer, consultant and speaker
host of The Web Ahead
jensimmons.com
5by5.tv/webahead
twitter: jensimmons <http://twitter.com/jensimmons>



On Tue, Jan 14, 2014 at 4:02 PM, Eliot Graff <Eliot.Graff@microsoft.com>wrote:

>  Hi Jen.
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> Rather than guessing, I believe we have data for whoís using which pages.
> Or are you asking which pages we subjectively think are most useful?
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> Thanks,
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> *From:* jensimmons@gmail.com [mailto:jensimmons@gmail.com] *On Behalf Of *Jen
> Simmons
> *Sent:* Tuesday, January 14, 2014 12:35 PM
> *To:* List WebPlatform public
> *Subject:* a few content questions
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> Hi all,
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> Letís talk about WPD website content (& therefore homepage revision).
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> What is the already-existing, useful content thatís on the WPD site right
> now? And by content, I mean anything ó stuff on how to contribute, updates
> and changing content, as well as the docs themselves. It's a chore to list
> it all... but in a quick answer, what comes to mind if you guess: what
> content do people use the most?
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> Are people actively using the project management system at
> http://project.webplatform.org?
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> Where is most of the activity happening? On the mailing list? It seems
> there are many channels to have a conversation (IRC, listserv, wiki pages,
> PM forum posts), but many of those are pretty quiet. Is this right (or am I
> missing something)?
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> It would make sense for the homepage to have a list of upcoming events and
> recent blog posts that automatically change (not that have to be manually
> created/updated separately). Is this possible with the current technology
> stack? It seems tricky with everything in separate systems (WordPress for
> blogposts, events announced in generic blogposts not as some kind of
> data-structured event post, Mediawiki for docs, everything on separate
> subdomains, etc). Thoughts? Is this what blocked implementing a new home
> page design in the past?
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> Jen
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> Jen Simmons
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> designer, consultant and speaker
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> host of The Web Ahead
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> jensimmons.com
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> 5by5.tv/webahead
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> twitter: jensimmons <http://twitter.com/jensimmons>
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