Re: Collected suggestions for index.html changes...
- From: "Curtis C. Hovey" <sinzui cox net>
- To: gnome-web-list <gnome-web-list gnome org>
- Subject: Re: Collected suggestions for index.html changes...
- Date: Tue, 13 Jan 2004 01:02:39 -0500
On Tue, 2004-01-13 at 00:47, Steve Hall wrote:
> On Mon, 2004-01-12 at 21:16, Curtis C. Hovey wrote:
> > On Mon, 2004-01-12 at 20:08, Steve Hall wrote:
> > > On Mon, 2004-01-12 at 12:30, Aaron Weber wrote:
> > > > Here is my summary of varying index.html suggestions:
> > > >
> > > > * Move the title to a more contrasting color from the horizontal top
> > > > bar, so that it's easier to read
> > > > * Make sure the title fits inside the horiz. bar and never overlaps
> > > > the text at any size, possibly by making it an image rather than
> > > > text.
> > > > * Right-justify the title.
> > > > * Narrow the spaces between the top-nav links, so they are less likely
> > > > to wrap when using big fonts.
> > > >
> > > > Any volunteers? Patches welcome!
> > >
> > > I'm game, can somebody point me to what I diff against? A CVS
> > > somewhere? The page as served?! diff -c or -u?
> Ok, attached is patch and image required to complete. One caveat is
> the png transparency--somebody will need to verify in IE and let me
> know if it needs to be indexed to 256 colors or something.
> Open to comments.
It's very bad form to replace nice semantic and accessable text with an
image. "The GNOME Project" is the single most important piece of
information about this page, and it must be absolutely clear to idiots
(search engine bots are first-class idiots). Even if the image were
used, it is semantically a h1. I think we could get the same
presentation CSS using font-size and relative positioning. I like the
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