Has Google Code been considered? they provide a wiki and issue tracking..
also Github? I believe they also have wiki, not sure about issue tracking.. On Jun 3, 9:23 pm, Alister Scott <alister.sc...@gmail.com> wrote: > Hi Everyone, > I have looked into many options and can't find a free/cheap > option to host Confluence for watir.com. Amazon EC2 will be at > least US$80 per month (~$1000 per year) so we would need to find > a sponsor for this. On top of this, we would need to configure > and maintain (backup) Confluence ourselves which is additional > effort. > > In moving forward I have asked why we are wanting to do what > we're doing. I understand there are two main reasons: > 1) The current site (http://wtr.rubyforge.org/) is old, hard to > update by multiple people, and not very dynamic, meaning the > information on here is often not up to date. > 2) It is believed the openqa.org site is taking on a more > selenium focus and therefore Watir might be better hosted > elsewhere (dedicated instance). > > One solution I propose is that we use wordpress.com as a CMS to > host watir.com (custom domain name mapping costs $10USD per > year) and besides this there is no charge for up to 3GB content > and unlimited traffic. > > The benefit of using wordpress.com is that it is very fast, has > a high google pagerank, is very easy to configure and use, and > allows multiple authors for the site. > > I have set a very quick demo here: > http://watirweb.wordpress.com/The great thing is that the site > has RSS feeds, and using the widgets we can display various > content dynamically. > > This solves issue 1 above, but the issue 2 still exists. > > I personally think issue 2 has died down a bit of late, and that > we could possibly continue using openqa.org for the wiki and > JIRA for the immediate future, until something changes. We can > just link to this site from watir.com > > I look forward to hearing your ideas and feedback about this. > > Cheers, > Alister --~--~---------~--~----~------------~-------~--~----~ You received this message because you are subscribed to the Google Groups "Watir General" group. To post to this group, send email to email@example.com Before posting, please read the following guidelines: http://wiki.openqa.org/display/WTR/Support To unsubscribe from this group, send email to watir-general-unsubscr...@googlegroups.com For more options, visit this group at http://groups.google.com/group/watir-general -~----------~----~----~----~------~----~------~--~---