Re: Wicke website makeover time?

2014-11-15 Thread andrea del bene
I think the very first priority now is to decide which Github repository should be the official one for this task. I think this should be Martijn's repository merged with all the changes made by Chris. I don't know if Martijn agrees with me. In this days he should be very busy with the three

RE: Wicke website makeover time?

2014-11-15 Thread Chris Colman
I think the very first priority now is to decide which Github repository should be the official one for this task. I think this should be Martijn's repository merged with all the changes made by Chris. I agree: Chris J Lee's changes integrate Foundation which I have found to be an excellent

RE: Wicke website makeover time?

2014-11-14 Thread Chris Colman
I think a multi phase approach might have more chance of success - as I said in my immediate previous post if we could live with jekyll source for phase one (even though it may not be ideal) then we can keep most of the current content source 'as is' and simply choose a decent modern

Re: Wicke website makeover time?

2014-11-14 Thread Guillaume Smet
Hi, Personnally, I really liked what Martijn did here: http://people.apache.org/~dashorst/wicket-flat/ It's clean and has personnality. The only thing IMHO is that a one page design for this amount of information is perhaps a bit too much. -- Guillaume On Fri, Nov 14, 2014 at 1:14 PM, Chris

RE: Wicke website makeover time?

2014-11-14 Thread Chris Colman
@wicket.apache.org Subject: Re: Wicke website makeover time? Hi, Personnally, I really liked what Martijn did here: http://people.apache.org/~dashorst/wicket-flat/ It's clean and has personnality. The only thing IMHO is that a one page design for this amount of information is perhaps a bit too

RE: Wicke website makeover time?

2014-11-14 Thread Chris Colman
out like your sample. Regards, Chris -Original Message- From: Guillaume Smet [mailto:guillaume.s...@gmail.com] Sent: Friday, 14 November 2014 11:50 PM To: users@wicket.apache.org Subject: Re: Wicke website makeover time? Hi, Personnally, I really liked what Martijn did here: http

Re: Wicke website makeover time?

2014-11-14 Thread Andrea Del Bene
: Friday, 14 November 2014 11:50 PM To: users@wicket.apache.org Subject: Re: Wicke website makeover time? Hi, Personnally, I really liked what Martijn did here: http://people.apache.org/~dashorst/wicket-flat/ It's clean and has personnality. The only thing IMHO is that a one page design

Re: Wicke website makeover time?

2014-11-14 Thread Andrea Del Bene
One last useful reference is https://issues.apache.org/jira/browse/WICKET-3341. This is the official issue to discuss new site design. Personally I like very much https://issues.apache.org/jira/secure/attachment/12583195/wicket-flat-new-top.002.png which is a variation of the flat theme. I

RE: Wicke website makeover time?

2014-11-14 Thread Chris Colman
Subject: Re: Wicke website makeover time? One last useful reference is https://issues.apache.org/jira/browse/WICKET-3341. This is the official issue to discuss new site design. Personally I like very much https://issues.apache.org/jira/secure/attachment/12583195/wicket-flat-ne w-top.002.png which

RE: Wicke website makeover time?

2014-11-14 Thread Chris Colman
November 2014 8:02 AM To: users@wicket.apache.org Subject: RE: Wicke website makeover time? Wow! Martijn has already done what I was suggesting we already do - except I was proposing Bootstrap but Martijn's work looks excellent with whatever CSS it's using. I didn't realize

Re: Wicke website makeover time?

2014-11-12 Thread Martin Grigorov
Hi, On Wed, Nov 12, 2014 at 9:45 AM, Chris Colman chr...@stepaheadsoftware.com wrote: Hi fellow wicketeers! We all know that Wicket has to be the most awesome and productive Java UI framework around but I am worried when I point new clients to the Wicket website because it's look and feel

Re: Wicke website makeover time?

2014-11-12 Thread Martijn Dashorst
Several attempts at a refresh have been done but they all strand in two things: - time to actually do something with a design that is received enthusiastically - copywriting the website, especially the front page For example I tend to doodle in keynote for ideas of a new web site look and my

Re: Wicke website makeover time?

2014-11-12 Thread Martin Grigorov
On Wed, Nov 12, 2014 at 11:58 AM, Martijn Dashorst martijn.dasho...@gmail.com wrote: Several attempts at a refresh have been done but they all strand in two things: - time to actually do something with a design that is received enthusiastically - copywriting the website, especially the

RE: Wicke website makeover time?

2014-11-12 Thread Chris Colman
/limitations. Regards, Chris -Original Message- From: Martin Grigorov [mailto:mgrigo...@apache.org] Sent: Wednesday, 12 November 2014 7:21 PM To: users@wicket.apache.org Subject: Re: Wicke website makeover time? Hi, On Wed, Nov 12, 2014 at 9:45 AM, Chris Colman chr...@stepaheadsoftware.com

RE: Wicke website makeover time?

2014-11-12 Thread Chris Colman
@wicket.apache.org Subject: Re: Wicke website makeover time? Several attempts at a refresh have been done but they all strand in two things: - time to actually do something with a design that is received enthusiastically - copywriting the website, especially the front page For example I tend to doodle

RE: Wicke website makeover time?

2014-11-12 Thread Chris Colman
? -Original Message- From: Martin Grigorov [mailto:mgrigo...@apache.org] Sent: Wednesday, 12 November 2014 9:11 PM To: users@wicket.apache.org Subject: Re: Wicke website makeover time? On Wed, Nov 12, 2014 at 11:58 AM, Martijn Dashorst martijn.dasho...@gmail.com wrote: Several attempts

Re: Wicke website makeover time?

2014-11-12 Thread Martijn Dashorst
On Wed, Nov 12, 2014 at 11:23 AM, Chris Colman chr...@stepaheadsoftware.com wrote: Some of those look very nice indeed. How were they created? Just Keynote (a presentation tool for the Mac). It sounds like people have been toying with this for a long time. Yup. Perhaps it never happened

Wicke website makeover time?

2014-11-11 Thread Chris Colman
Hi fellow wicketeers! We all know that Wicket has to be the most awesome and productive Java UI framework around but I am worried when I point new clients to the Wicket website because it's look and feel is possibly a little dated or '2007ish style'. I feel like the look and feel of the Wicket