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From pierresm...@apache.org
Subject svn commit: r1639312 - /directory/site/trunk/content/contribute.mdtext
Date Thu, 13 Nov 2014 11:40:12 GMT
Author: pierresmits
Date: Thu Nov 13 11:40:12 2014
New Revision: 1639312

URL: http://svn.apache.org/r1639312
Log:
JIRA issue DIR-311: rewording of the 'contribute' page to make it more appealing and inviting
to participate. Reformatting and cleanup. Attempt #3.

Modified:
    directory/site/trunk/content/contribute.mdtext

Modified: directory/site/trunk/content/contribute.mdtext
URL: http://svn.apache.org/viewvc/directory/site/trunk/content/contribute.mdtext?rev=1639312&r1=1639311&r2=1639312&view=diff
==============================================================================
--- directory/site/trunk/content/contribute.mdtext (original)
+++ directory/site/trunk/content/contribute.mdtext Thu Nov 13 11:40:12 2014
@@ -28,8 +28,8 @@ You can also consider **donating** in ot
 
 So, you consider **contributing** to our project. But how do you go about achieving this?

 
-Well, it is as easy as pie. The first thing you need to do is to subscribe to one of our
mailing lists (see the overview below, or look here: check out the [mailing lists](mailing-lists-and-irc.html))
and you are set to go to deliver your first contribution: a posting there, about how great
our product are, what you found missing, or even the bug you're confronted with.
-You might even consider a more interactive approach and join the team on our irc channels.
+Well, it is as easy as pie. The first thing you need to do is to subscribe to one of our
mailing lists (see the overview below, or look here: [mailing lists](mailing-lists-and-irc.html))
and you are set to go to deliver your first contribution: a posting there, about how great
our product are, what you found missing, or even the bug you're confronted with.
+You might even consider a more interactive approach and join the team on our **IRC** channels.
 
 After you have had your first contribution over and done with, it stays **easy**. You can:
 
@@ -39,7 +39,7 @@ After you have had your first contributi
 * evaluate bugs and proposed improvements provided by others in our team,
 * help with outlining and evaluating the future direction of our project and the development
iterations of our products.
 
-To make it a bit more explicit, we are looking for:
+To make it a bit more explicit, **we are looking for**:
 
 * Source code (bugs and improvements) contributions
 * Documentation assistance
@@ -49,7 +49,7 @@ To make it a bit more explicit, we are l
 
 But the list is not limited to the above! If you feel we missed something there, please **let
us know**.
 
-The overview of our mailing lists
+**Our mailing lists**
 
 | Name | Subscribe |  Post | Archive |
 |---|:-:|:-:|:-:|
@@ -58,7 +58,7 @@ The overview of our mailing lists
 | The Directory Commits List | [Subscribe](mailto:commits-subscribe@directory.apache.org)
|  — | [mail-archives.apache.org](http://mail-archives.apache.org/mod_mbox/directory-commits)
|
 | The LDAP API List | [Subscribe](mailto:api-subscribe@directory.apache.org) |  [Post](mailto:api@directory.apache.org)
| [mail-archives.apache.org](http://mail-archives.apache.org/mod_mbox/directory-api) |
 
-Our IRC channels on the freenode.net are, where we have also informal discussions:
+Our IRC channels on  freenode.net, where we have also informal discussions:
 
 * Users IRC channel: [#apache-directory @ irc://irc.freenode.net](irc://irc.freenode.net/apache-directory)

 * Developers IRC channel: [#apache-directory-dev @ irc://irc.freenode.net](irc://irc.freenode.net/apache-directory-dev)




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