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From jan i <j...@apache.org>
Subject Re: more prominence for ASF activities?
Date Fri, 25 Jul 2014 09:33:11 GMT
On 25 July 2014 10:30, Pierre Smits <pierre.smits@gmail.com> wrote:

> I agree. The only link on the front page (homepage) of apache.org that
> comes in the neighbourhood of events is the conferences link. And this goes
> to a page that is shows a lot of information links, but not the events
> themselves. This page should be showing an overview of upcoming events
> (including conferences).
>
> I agree, having read some earlier discussions I had the feeling that the
event calendar was a bit "sacred" and that is required effort to get an
entry there.

It would be real super, if the calendar was both updated and available on a
prominent place.


> And I would say that the first upcoming (and rated as most important) event
> should have a nice image on the front page to click directly to that event.
>
I do agree with you, but it might be too much work to keep that updated
(considering how slow we oftern are with other information).

rgds
jan I.


>
> Regards,
>
> Pierre Smits
>
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> On Thu, Jul 24, 2014 at 7:09 PM, Kay Schenk <kay.schenk@gmail.com> wrote:
>
> > Some of us just received a nice little summary from Melissa on the ASF's
> > activities at OSCON -- kudos to everyone on all this!
> >
> > However, on looking at the ASF main home page, http://www.apache.org/,
> > events of any kind are not easily found. I'm wondering if a prominent
> > "Events" tab might be in order.
> >
> > --
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> > MzK
> >
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> >                            -- George MacDonald
> >
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