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From Timo Walther <twal...@apache.org>
Subject Re: New project website
Date Mon, 11 May 2015 12:58:25 GMT
I completely agree with Robert. Less marketing, more technical 
information targeted to the user group.

I think the diagram could be a little bit larger and the blog post 
smaller, so that the lines meet in the middle ;)

On 11.05.2015 14:39, Robert Metzger wrote:
> I think its fine when the front page looks a little bit more like a
> documentation.
> Flink is no fancy hipster app, our users are either sysops running it on a
> cluster or developers programming against APIs.
> I think the new website will convince this target audience.
>
> I agree with you that aligning the vertical separators might help visual
> structure of the page. I think we "only" need to center the vertical
> separator between the getting started and the blog/community section.
> The positioning of the first line is fine, in my opinion....
>
>
> On Mon, May 11, 2015 at 2:27 PM, Felix Neutatz <neutatz@googlemail.com>
> wrote:
>
>> Hi Ufuk,
>>
>> I really like the idea of redesigning the start page. But in my opinion
>> your page design looks more like a documentation webpage than a starting
>> page.
>>
>> In my personal opinion I like the current design better, since you get a
>> really quick overview with many fancy pictures. (So if you wanna dive in
>> deep, you can check out things in the documentation or/and wiki).
>>
>> Moreover I have some design issue. Can you align the structure that there
>> aren't as many overlaps. Here you can see what I mean:
>> http://postimg.org/image/paogu6f3h/
>>
>> This is only my personal opinion, maybe I have a wrong idea about starting
>> pages.
>>
>> Best regards,
>> Felix
>>
>>
>> 2015-05-11 14:06 GMT+02:00 Hermann Gábor <reckoner42@gmail.com>:
>>
>>> Great!
>>> It looks way better than the current site :)
>>>
>>> On Mon, May 11, 2015 at 1:28 PM Stephan Ewen <sewen@apache.org> wrote:
>>>
>>>> I think we may have to remove the term "Language Integrated Queries", I
>>>> think that is trademarked by Microsoft.
>>>>
>>>> Otherwise, +1
>>>>
>>>> On Mon, May 11, 2015 at 1:19 PM, Maximilian Michels <mxm@apache.org>
>>>> wrote:
>>>>
>>>>> +1 very nice comprehensive overhaul of the website. I'd suggest to
>>> merge
>>>>> this as soon as possible. We can incrementally fix the remaining
>> issues
>>>> and
>>>>> add a twitter feed to the front page.
>>>>>
>>>>> On Mon, May 11, 2015 at 12:09 PM, Ted Dunning <ted.dunning@gmail.com
>>>>> wrote:
>>>>>
>>>>>> If there is an active twitter entity for Flink, I recommend framing
>>>> that
>>>>> on
>>>>>> the home page.
>>>>>>
>>>>>>
>>>>>>
>>>>>> On Mon, May 11, 2015 at 8:51 AM, Ufuk Celebi <uce@apache.org>
>> wrote:
>>>>>>> Hey all,
>>>>>>>
>>>>>>> I reworked the project website the last couple of days and would
>>> like
>>>>> to
>>>>>>> share the preview:
>>>>>>>
>>>>>>> http://uce.github.io/flink-web/
>>>>>>>
>>>>>>> I would like to get this in asap. We can push incremental updates
>>> at
>>>>> any
>>>>>>> time, but I think this version is a big improvement over the
>>> current
>>>>>> status
>>>>>>> quo. If I get some +1s I'll go ahead and update the website
>> today.
>>>>>>> – Ufuk


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