Re: KDE.org Modernization
- Date: Wed, 28 Sep 2016 22:23:20 +1300
- From: Ben Cooksley <bcooksley@xxxxxxx>
- Subject: Re: KDE.org Modernization
On Wed, Sep 28, 2016 at 3:00 AM, aayush arora <aayush113002@xxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> Hi all,
Hi Lays, Aayush,
> Thanks, Lays Rodrigues.
> I am Aayush Arora, I am doing front-end development from past three years.
> I have worked with Fossasia as a Google Summer of Code student this year. I
> will suggest making kde.org completely responsive that supports all
> platforms. Kde.org seems to be a representation of KDE data. Hence, I can
> suggest working with Angular.js to make it a Single Page Application which
> will be fast as compared to the current website ( without reloading of pages
> ) , also using Bootstrap ( Responsive Web design framework) can help to
> complete the work easily.
> I will love to be a part of this, developers who maintain kde.org can help
> and provide suggestions.
Can I suggest raising this on kde-www@xxxxxxx?
I think there were a couple of people (Ingo? Jens? Oliver?) who had
made discussions around this already.
There may have been a session at Akademy/QtCon about this, although
i'm not sure if that ended up happening.
> Aayush Arora
> Google Summer Of Code 2016, Fossasia
> B.tech , Information Technology
> JSS ACADEMY OF TECHNICAL EDUCATION ,NOIDA
> Linkedin , Github
> On Tue, Sep 27, 2016 at 6:56 PM, Lays Rodrigues
> <laysrodriguessilva@xxxxxxxxx> wrote:
>> Hello guys, everything ok?
>> Last night I tried to read the KDE dot story about the KDE Advisor Board
>> on my smartphone and was very hard since kde.org isn't friend mobile.
>> For me, the KDE pages look like too static, and a dynamism could be a good
>> way to present KDE and make easy the life of the people that access the site
>> to find the information that they need.
>> A few weeks ago an ex GSoC student from Fossassia, Aayush Arora, reached
>> me out on facebook and asked me how he could contribute to KDE, and his
>> skills are with web development.
>> I'm a newbie in web development, so I don't know how hard would be to make
>> this port to a modern website for KDE, or even if the community would be
>> opened to it.
>> So that is the why that I'm writing this email =D
>> What do you think? People that works on the kde.org could give their
>> It's just an idea...
>> Lays Rodrigues
>> Software Developer at KDE
>> Computer Science Student at Federal Fluminense University
>> Telegram: @lays147
>> IRC: lays147
>> Phone: +55 22 999899467