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From "Marcus (OOo)" <marcus.m...@wtnet.de>
Subject Re: [HOMEPAGE] Limited the height of the area for blog posts and news
Date Mon, 02 Jun 2014 22:54:14 GMT
Am 06/03/2014 12:37 AM, schrieb Kay Schenk:
>
>
> On 06/01/2014 12:53 AM, Marcus (OOo) wrote:
>> Am 06/01/2014 09:44 AM, schrieb Tal Daniel:
>>> On Fri, May 30, Marcus (OOo) wrote:
>>>
>>>> http://www.openoffice.org/index.html
>>>>
>>>> There was always the complain from some of you that the blog posts and
>>>> news articles on the right hand side are too long and the user has to
>>>> scroll too long to the bottom to see everything.
>>>>
>>>> Now I've limited this. [...]
>>>>
>>>> Marcus, personally, I don't think that replacing 1 scolling of content
>>> with 2 scrolling content areas solve anything; it makes reading only
>>> harder.
>>
>> I just wanted to help in this special topic. Of course it's not perfect
>> and a lot could be improved. But this was not my intention. I got an
>> idea how to limit the area and tried it.
>>
>>> As an alternative solution I suggest that in the future, blog posts would
>>> be limited to the latest 2-3 blog posts, or moved to the area below the
>>> main page buttons.
>>
>> IMHO this wouldn't help as you assume that everybody is knowing and
>> following this "rule". Until today this hasn't helped for the past addings.
>
> I would be in favor of dropping the blog posts from 10 May, 01 Apr, 10
> March, 20 Feb,  at this time, and keeping the rest. My feeling is that
> the keeping of blog post notices on the home page should depend on the
> importance we attach to them.  Maybe just a short discussion on dropping
> if that becomes the case, I think that's the process we've followed
> before and seems to work reasonably well.

depending on importance is good. Will you delete the links to the older 
ones?

Marcus



>>> If you still want to use the content boxes that you created, I'd move the
>>> titles OUT of the boxed areas (i.e. Recent news), add space between the
>>> boxes.
>>
>> Good idea. Feel free to try it yourself. :-)
>>
>> Marcus

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