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From Jean-Baptiste Onofré ...@nanthrax.net>
Subject Re: [PROPOSAL] Karaf marketing
Date Sun, 10 Jan 2016 17:17:23 GMT
Thanks ! I gonna fix that too ;)

Regards
JB

On 01/10/2016 06:16 PM, Morgan Hautman wrote:
> 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
>>>>
>>>
>>
>

-- 
Jean-Baptiste Onofré
jbonofre@apache.org
http://blog.nanthrax.net
Talend - http://www.talend.com

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