- sucky header. Content much easier to find (
the graphic designer who I work with said that this one has landing points
for the eye to act on )
the other one is hard to find stuff

Are we still interested in using the logo that some one did for us? the wave
thing in a circle is the best way I can describe it.


On Thu, Jun 11, 2009 at 4:23 PM, Bret Pettichord <>wrote:

> Chuck van der Linden wrote:
> > The one thing I think needs to be said that isn't on either of those
> > pages is something about the fact we are language agnostic with regard
> > to what's actually driving the site.  Watir is for websites developed
> > with ANY technology.. .net, java, rails, msSQL, MySQL, Postgress, IIS,
> > Apache.. Watir works with all of them.  It doesn't matter what's going
> > on at the back end because we interact with the browser and run on the
> > client, not the server.
> >
> > I think a very common misnomer is that somehow  Watir == Ruby ==
> > Rails. and it's only for testing websites made with Ruby.  We need to
> > dispell that notion right off the bat, so .net and java folks don't
> > see 'Ruby' up there in the name and go looking for something else.
> >
> +1. I've started to include comments to this effect in my training and
> introductions to Watir.
> > that being said I think it would also be nice to have links somewhere
> > to Rspec and Cucumber  as tech we work with, since many folks (myself
> > included) are using those tools along with Watir. .
> >
> To me, this information is not about Watir itself and therefore should
> be in the wiki and not on the website. There are lots of different
> frameworks, and I wouldn't want to give the impression that we only
> supported or recommended some of them.
> To me, a key vision of Watir is that it is a driver, not a framework,
> and that users have-to/are-free-to create their own framework for Watir.
> Maybe this vision is what belongs on the website.
> Bret
> --
> Bret Pettichord
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> >

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