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Re: web site beta review

From: Ian Jacobs <ij@w3.org>
Date: Tue, 31 Mar 2009 09:01:02 -0500
To: Raj Singh <rsingh@opengeospatial.org>
Message-Id: <EDBC9CCF-0B52-4B96-8A01-9461705E8A5C@w3.org>
Cc: site-comments@w3.org

On 31 Mar 2009, at 1:46 AM, Raj Singh wrote:

> The beta site is very nice overall. I love the clean look and feel.  
> The design encourages me to stay on the site, which I consider the  
> most important design goal. Two critiques:
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> 1. The full list of standards is no longer on the home page. It  
> seems to be buried 2 clicks in (http://beta.w3.org/TR/?). I use that  
> list more than anything else, and would like to see it 1 click away  
> and more obvious from the home page.

Hi Raj,

Thanks for comments. The A-Z list is one link away but I'm likely to  
move
it to the left column (currently on right side of home above the fold).

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> 2. It's harder on the eyes to read a sans-serif font than one with  
> serifs in a long document <http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/ 
> Serif#Usage>, e.g. http://beta.w3.org/TR/xmlschema-0/. I recommend  
> using a font like Microsoft's Cambria <http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cambria_(typeface) 
> > for long docs.

Ok, thank you for the input!

  _ Ian

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