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From Morgan Hautman <morgan.haut...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: [PROPOSAL] Karaf marketing
Date Sun, 10 Jan 2016 17:16:12 GMT
JB,

A detail but what you may want to fix is your name not displaying 
correctly on the community page in the team section. (Jean-Baptiste Onofré)

Regards,
Morgan

On 01/10/2016 06:12 PM, Jean-Baptiste Onofré wrote:
> I will start the vote for the new website tomorrow (I will update the 
> website proposal tonight, I fixed couple of things).
>
> As reminder, there's the proposal website:
> http://maven.nanthrax.net/goodies/karaf/site/
>
> Regards
> JB
>
> On 01/07/2016 10:09 AM, Jean-Baptiste Onofré wrote:
>> It sounds good ;)
>>
>> Let me polish couple things (couple of links are broken) and I will
>> start the vote.
>>
>> Regards
>> JB
>>
>> On 01/07/2016 10:07 AM, Serge Huber wrote:
>>>
>>>> On 7 janv. 2016, at 08:05, Jean-Baptiste Onofré <jb@nanthrax.net>

>>>> wrote:
>>>>
>>>> Hi Serge,
>>>>
>>>> I applied your two proposals and updated the website on my server.
>>>
>>> Just saw that, very cool !
>>>
>>>>
>>>> It looks better to me as well (I don't see a huge change about
>>>> line-height, but border-radius is fine).
>>>
>>> The line-height fixes the problem of the list on the home page under
>>> “Projects” that has the lines too close together because the
>>> line-height was set to 20px and the font-size is 18px, leaving only
>>> 2px between lines. Letting it back to its default fixes that problem.
>>>
>>> The border-radius also makes it more consistent with the look of the
>>> buttons that also have rounded corners.
>>>
>>> Let’s vote now :) Let’s get this thing published :)
>>>
>>> cheers,
>>>    Serge…
>>>
>>>>
>>>> Morgan also requested to add more space bottom to the top menu.
>>>>
>>>> Regards
>>>> JB
>>>>
>>>> On 01/06/2016 09:44 PM, Serge Huber wrote:
>>>>> I really like it but some little details have been bugging me, the
>>>>> line spacing of lists. I looked at the CSS and noticed you have a
>>>>> line-height: 20px set that seems very weird on the home page. I
>>>>> tested by deactivating it (removing it) and it seems the default
>>>>> setting works better on the pages I tested.
>>>>>
>>>>> It’s really a detail though :)
>>>>>
>>>>> I also tried adding a border-radius on the home page titles :
>>>>>
>>>>> .homepage-subtitle, .homepage-title {
>>>>>     background: rgba(52,48,45,.8);
>>>>>     color: #f1f1f1;
>>>>>     display: inline-block;
>>>>>     border-radius: 5px;
>>>>>     -webkit-border-radius: 5px;
>>>>>     -moz-border-radius: 5px;
>>>>> }
>>>>>
>>>>> I find it a little less rough but again that’s personal preference
:)
>>>>>
>>>>> cheers,
>>>>>    Serge…
>>>>>
>>>>>
>>>>>> On 6 janv. 2016, at 18:17, Jean-Baptiste Onofré <jb@nanthrax.net>
>>>>>> wrote:
>>>>>>
>>>>>> Hi all,
>>>>>>
>>>>>> I updated the new website proposal on my server:
>>>>>>
>>>>>> http://maven.nanthrax.net/goodies/karaf/site/
>>>>>>
>>>>>> Please, don't forget to update your browser cache (using
>>>>>> CTRL-SHIFT-R on Firefox for instance).
>>>>>>
>>>>>> I would like to start a vote tomorrow, so please, take a tour and
>>>>>> send your feedbacks to me.
>>>>>>
>>>>>> Thanks !
>>>>>>
>>>>>> Regards
>>>>>> JB
>>>>>>
>>>>>> On 11/12/2015 07:54 AM, Jean-Baptiste Onofré wrote:
>>>>>>> Hi all,
>>>>>>>
>>>>>>> I already discussed with some of you about my plan on Karaf
>>>>>>> marketing.
>>>>>>>
>>>>>>> I think clearly that we had a great project, a great team, a
great
>>>>>>> tool,
>>>>>>> but we're not really good in term of promotion and marketing.
>>>>>>>
>>>>>>> Especially, we have to be clear in the message and the projects
>>>>>>> that we
>>>>>>> deliver. For instance, again, I'm sure that karaf-boot is a huge

>>>>>>> step
>>>>>>> forward in Karaf adoption. I'm not sure that all users are aware

>>>>>>> and
>>>>>>> know the purpose of Cellar, Cave, Decanter, and even some Karaf
>>>>>>> areas.
>>>>>>>
>>>>>>> In order to improve the Karaf marketing area, I would like to

>>>>>>> propose
>>>>>>> the following plan:
>>>>>>>
>>>>>>> 1. More professional website
>>>>>>> I think we have to improve both the content and the look'n feel
of
>>>>>>> the
>>>>>>> website.
>>>>>>> In term of content, I think it makes sense to not emphasize on
>>>>>>> OSGi. The
>>>>>>> fact that Karaf runs OSGi is not really interesting for most
of end
>>>>>>> users (of course, it is for advanced/power users). We have to

>>>>>>> explain
>>>>>>> that Karaf is modern and multi-purpose container. More over,
with
>>>>>>> karaf-boot, it becomes also a bootstrapper and "run anywhere"
>>>>>>> paradigm
>>>>>>> platform.
>>>>>>> So, I started a new website, changing the look'n feel (to give
a 
>>>>>>> more
>>>>>>> professional shape) and the content (changing the marketing 
>>>>>>> message):
>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>      http://maven.nanthrax.net/goodies/karaf/site/
>>>>>>>
>>>>>>> I will complete the website today (some cleanup, other pages

>>>>>>> than the
>>>>>>> home one, etc), but it already gives you an idea.
>>>>>>>
>>>>>>> 2. New guides/documentation
>>>>>>> I'm working on the improvement in term of content of the
>>>>>>> documentation.
>>>>>>> Especially, the dev guide will be more straight forward, providing
>>>>>>> recipes for users.
>>>>>>> All guides will use asciidoc now. You can already see the kind
of
>>>>>>> output
>>>>>>> on the Decanter guide:
>>>>>>>
>>>>>>> http://karaf.apache.org/manual/decanter/latest-1/index.html
>>>>>>>
>>>>>>> All Karaf guides (and subprojects) will be rendered in a popup

>>>>>>> using
>>>>>>> such look'n feel.
>>>>>>>
>>>>>>> 3. Meetups
>>>>>>> I plan to organize a Karaf Meetup beginning of 2016. I have some
>>>>>>> sponsors in mind. The purpose is to meet most of Karaf users,
>>>>>>> devs, and
>>>>>>> enthusiasts.
>>>>>>> I will give you more details soon.
>>>>>>>
>>>>>>> Thoughts ?
>>>>>>>
>>>>>>> Regards
>>>>>>> JB
>>>>>>
>>>>>> -- 
>>>>>> Jean-Baptiste Onofré
>>>>>> jbonofre@apache.org
>>>>>> http://blog.nanthrax.net
>>>>>> Talend - http://www.talend.com
>>>>>
>>>>
>>>> -- 
>>>> Jean-Baptiste Onofré
>>>> jbonofre@apache.org
>>>> http://blog.nanthrax.net
>>>> Talend - http://www.talend.com
>>>
>>
>


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