[Baypiggies] update the meeting description please?

David Cramer dcramer at gmail.com
Wed Aug 8 03:25:43 CEST 2007


documentByLine has a very small text size for me in Fx on OS X.

I also agree the h1 is way too big, even the h2 is quite big, as well as the
green being too light :)

The calender could be useful if it just showed current date + date of next
bay piggies meeting (even though its always the same).

On 8/7/07, Warren Stringer <warren at muse.com> wrote:
>
> First off, congratulations! This is so much better, it looks like
> something
> out of the 21st Century  -- woof! ;-)
>
> My vote is to put the most popular info the fewest clicks away. That would
> mean putting the current meeting on the home page, above the meeting
> instructions.
>
> Other tweaks, but not a show stopper:
>
> It appears that calendar doesn't do anything, so it is a distraction --
> I'd
> get rid of it. Moreover, calendar placement on the Meeting Archive section
> is broken, in Firefox.
>
> Likewise for the News and Events tabs: they do nothing; a distraction that
> can be discarded. Less is more.
>
> Main page <h1> fontsize could be knocked back to size of <h2> as
> "portal-logo" already announces that we are the "Bay Area Python Interest
> Group". This would leave more room for both the current month's
> announcement
> and general information about when the group meets.
>
> Green Font is slightly washed out and hard to read ... could be slightly
> darker. Most noticeable in the Archives section with green <h2> headers.
>
> What else?
>
> Registration process is easy.
> Looks great on my iPhone.
> Cool beans!
>
> \\~/
>
> > -----Original Message-----
> > From: Donna Snow [mailto:donnamsnow at gmail.com]
> > Sent: Tuesday, August 07, 2007 2:15 PM
> > To: Warren Stringer
> > Cc: Asheesh Laroia; Python
> > Subject: Re: [Baypiggies] update the meeting description please?
> >
> > We have a Plone site.. ready and waiting..
> > http://www.baypiggies.net/new/plone
> >
> > I moved tony's reviews over this past weekend.. and moved all the
> > meeting notes to Meeting Archives
> >
> > We could move over now if we wanted..
> >
> > The only question I have is where do we want to list the current
> > meeting? On the homepage like we do now..or in an events portlet on
> > the right side.. that they can click on for more information...
> >
> > Donna
> >
> > On 8/7/07, Warren Stringer <warren at muse.com> wrote:
> > > -1 on moinmoin, as per an earlier email on its infuriating lack of
> > > interaction design.
> > >
> > > As for pwyky, I can't try it out as the link in
> > http://infomesh.net/pwyky/
> > > to http://sbp.f2o.org/pwyky/ yields: '...The requested URL /pwyky/ was
> > not
> > > found on this server...'
> > >
> > > Regardless of what dogfood is used, I still think the best dogbowl is
> > > Meetup.com ... howl if you like. In my case, I went looking for the
> > Python
> > > group from within Meetup, first. Some groups redirect the signup
> process
> > > from Meetup.com to their own service. So, Baypiggies *could* have it
> > both
> > > ways.
> > >
> > > \~/
> > >
> > >
> > > > -----Original Message-----
> > > > From: baypiggies-bounces at python.org [mailto:baypiggies-
> > bounces at python.org]
> > > > On Behalf Of Asheesh Laroia
> > > > Sent: Monday, August 06, 2007 11:09 PM
> > > > To: baypiggies at python.org
> > > > Subject: Re: [Baypiggies] update the meeting description please?
> > > >
> > > > On Mon, 6 Aug 2007, Keith Dart ♂ wrote:
> > > >
> > > > > But MediaWiki is not implemented in Python... I think we should
> "eat
> > > > > our own dogfood". :-)
> > > >
> > > > That's a very good point.  Maybe I'll just try setting up e.g.
> > > > http://infomesh.net/pwyky/ (or maybe MoinMoin despite having spent
> the
> > > > past 3-4 years running away from it) sometime soonish on my
> sf-lug.com
> > > > account and demo it to this list.
> > > >
> > > > But until then, someone should update the real website! (-:
> > > >
> > > > -- Asheesh.
> > > >
> > > > --
> > > > Much of the excitement we get out of our work is that we don't
> really
> > > > know what we are doing.
> > > >               -- E. Dijkstra
> > >
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