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From Kay Schenk <kay.sch...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: [HOMEPAGE] Limited the height of the area for blog posts and news
Date Mon, 02 Jun 2014 22:55:12 GMT


On 06/02/2014 03:54 PM, Marcus (OOo) wrote:
> Am 06/03/2014 12:37 AM, schrieb Kay Schenk:
>>
>>
>> On 06/01/2014 12:53 AM, Marcus (OOo) wrote:
>>> Am 06/01/2014 09:44 AM, schrieb Tal Daniel:
>>>> On Fri, May 30, Marcus (OOo) wrote:
>>>>
>>>>> http://www.openoffice.org/index.html
>>>>>
>>>>> There was always the complain from some of you that the blog posts and
>>>>> news articles on the right hand side are too long and the user has to
>>>>> scroll too long to the bottom to see everything.
>>>>>
>>>>> Now I've limited this. [...]
>>>>>
>>>>> Marcus, personally, I don't think that replacing 1 scolling of content
>>>> with 2 scrolling content areas solve anything; it makes reading only
>>>> harder.
>>>
>>> I just wanted to help in this special topic. Of course it's not perfect
>>> and a lot could be improved. But this was not my intention. I got an
>>> idea how to limit the area and tried it.
>>>
>>>> As an alternative solution I suggest that in the future, blog posts
>>>> would
>>>> be limited to the latest 2-3 blog posts, or moved to the area below the
>>>> main page buttons.
>>>
>>> IMHO this wouldn't help as you assume that everybody is knowing and
>>> following this "rule". Until today this hasn't helped for the past
>>> addings.
>>
>> I would be in favor of dropping the blog posts from 10 May, 01 Apr, 10
>> March, 20 Feb,  at this time, and keeping the rest. My feeling is that
>> the keeping of blog post notices on the home page should depend on the
>> importance we attach to them.  Maybe just a short discussion on dropping
>> if that becomes the case, I think that's the process we've followed
>> before and seems to work reasonably well.
> 
> depending on importance is good. Will you delete the links to the older
> ones?
> 
> Marcus

yes, stay tuned for changes...

> 
> 
> 
>>>> If you still want to use the content boxes that you created, I'd
>>>> move the
>>>> titles OUT of the boxed areas (i.e. Recent news), add space between the
>>>> boxes.
>>>
>>> Good idea. Feel free to try it yourself. :-)
>>>
>>> Marcus
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