[IPython-dev] prose, notebooks, and thrashing (and a re-direct to another list)

Fernando Perez fperez.net at gmail.com
Thu Aug 1 15:16:39 EDT 2013

Hi Nitin,

On Thu, Aug 1, 2013 at 10:30 AM, Nitin Borwankar <nborwankar at gmail.com> wrote:
> I've just released a very early beta of LearnDataScience
> (http://nborwankar.github.io/LearnDataScience) and I had to struggle with a
> subset of these issues.  I am not sure my experience is the relevant to you
> but here's what I did.
> The goal with my content is to teach developers data science so it's
> possibly complementary to what you folks are doing.

quick note: this looks great, but you should make the notebook titles
on your main page and in the README.md be nbviewer links, just like
for the Bayesian Methods book:


That simple change will make the page far more useful immediately for
users who may not know how to read notebooks.

We have a simple script to auto-generate those links that you can copy
and modify for your URL pattern in a minute:




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