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From Shazron <shaz...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: Cordova Blog
Date Fri, 21 Jun 2013 16:54:11 GMT
... the github method would of course, apply to all the repos, they can
have their own Github project pages if they want. And since they are git
repos -- cherry-picking/merging of blog posts I suppose (which can be
automated)


On Fri, Jun 21, 2013 at 9:52 AM, Shazron <shazron@gmail.com> wrote:

> +1 on Jekyll and Github. All we need is to request a cordova-blog repo on
> git-wip-us, and then the Github mirror does all the work (I think) :)
> https://help.github.com/articles/user-organization-and-project-pages
>
> So if the repo is cordova-blog, the url would then be
> http://cordova.github.io/cordova-blog
>
>
> On Fri, Jun 21, 2013 at 9:41 AM, Carlos Santana <csantana23@gmail.com>wrote:
>
>> @Brian
>>
>>    I'm not married to WordPress was just referring as an example, JekyII
>> will do fine ,
>>
>> Can we see if we can host the content on git/github instead of svn?, this
>> way, I think it will be easier to contribute and maintain.
>>
>>
>> --Carlos
>>
>>
>> On Fri, Jun 21, 2013 at 12:29 PM, Brian LeRoux <b@brian.io> wrote:
>>
>> > +1 on a blog but I'd like to do something static if possible. (Jekyll,
>> > Scotch, Docpad are all nice enough). We used to use Wordpress for
>> > http://phonegap.com and it was a complete struggle to keep it up to
>> > date and online. The running joke when were dealing w/ this was
>> > 'static sites are web scale'. And its true, since moving to Jekyll
>> > we've had basically zero downtime.
>> >
>> > While our current setup is not ideal (svn) it does accommodate
>> > anything static. I will talk w/ Yohei about doing a slight refresh to
>> > that (if cool w/ everyone here).
>> >
>> >
>> >
>> > On Fri, Jun 21, 2013 at 8:06 AM, Carlos Santana <csantana23@gmail.com>
>> > wrote:
>> > > This is great idea.
>> > >
>> > > I don't mind the same content in both places. (PhoneGap and Cordova)
>> > > Phonegap is spelled Cordova anyway :-)
>> > >
>> > >
>> > > Some of the blog posts in PhoneGap point to personal blogs.
>> > > I would thin that the Cordova Blog will do the same have blogs hosted
>> on
>> > > its site or point to personal blog posts.
>> > >
>> > > What about having Pages (i.e. WordPress) on the Cordova Blog in
>> addition
>> > of
>> > > Posts?
>> > > Ideas for Pages:
>> > > - Release Notes
>> > > - Roadmap/Timeline
>> > > - Videos
>> > > - Tutorials
>> > > - List 3rd Party Plugins
>> > >
>> > > Here is another one, if Blog (i.e. WordPress) is created why not host
>> the
>> > > whole site (cordova.io) with WordPress (Posts and Pages) and move
>> away
>> > from
>> > > Ruby for the website :-). If not then you will be maintaining two
>> sites
>> > > with two different technologies.
>> > >
>> > > --Carlos
>> > >
>> > > On Thu, Jun 20, 2013 at 10:19 PM, Joe Bowser <bowserj@gmail.com>
>> wrote:
>> > >
>> > >> Currently, PhoneGap aggregates the blog posts of many committers at
>> > >> phonegap.com/blog.  The downside of this is that it's an Adobe blog,
>> > >> and it's not Apache Cordova.  Apache Cordova should probably have its
>> > >> own blog, but I see a lot of the same content being in two different
>> > >> places.
>> > >>
>> > >> If someone wants to take this on, that'd be awesome.
>> > >>
>> > >> On Thu, Jun 20, 2013 at 7:12 PM, Andrew Grieve <agrieve@chromium.org
>> >
>> > >> wrote:
>> > >> > I brought it up in a separate thread (
>> > >> > http://callback.markmail.org/thread/y44pmva6gfm257sl) but probably
>> > >> deserves
>> > >> > its own.
>> > >> >
>> > >> > I'd like to create a Blog for Cordova and make all Committers
able
>> to
>> > >> post
>> > >> > to it. We could use it to:
>> > >> > - Post release announcements & release notes
>> > >> > - Draw attention to deprecations and upgrade guides
>> > >> > - Deep dive into significant improvements / changes
>> > >> >
>> > >> > Mainly, I think having a blog for the project will be really help
>> by
>> > >> > providing an authoritative source for Cordova blob posts (as
>> opposed
>> > to
>> > >> on
>> > >> > our personal blogs, which I appreciate, but which I feel are
>> lacking
>> > >> > authority).
>> > >> >
>> > >> > I'm quite inexperienced at blogging, so everyone agrees we should
>> go
>> > >> ahead
>> > >> > with this, it'd be good if someone more blog-savvy would own
>> setting
>> > it
>> > >> up.
>> > >>
>> > >
>> > >
>> > >
>> > > --
>> > > Carlos Santana
>> > > <csantana23@gmail.com>
>> >
>>
>>
>>
>> --
>> Carlos Santana
>> <csantana23@gmail.com>
>>
>
>

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