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Subject: Re: "Contribute" Page

Re: "Contribute" Page

From: Jonathan Gordon <jdgordy_at_gmail.com>
Date: Fri, 3 Oct 2008 11:19:05 +1000

2008/10/3 Marc Guay <marc.guay_at_gmail.com>:
> My only real concern with this is that it makes the frontpage more
> complicated than it already is. And from there I'm unsure whether to
> suggest that this be part of a larger front page rework or that I
> simply accept the fact that the project is complicated, so the front
> page is going to be complicated as well.
>
> Another thought: This page would essentially be the "for developers"
> section of the docs index. I bet a use-case study would show that the
> first divide that happens when people hit the site is: Are you a user
> or a developer? It might be wise to work with that and have the page
> flow visitors accordingly.
>
> Marc
>

My first thought on this is that we link to this sort of page under
the line "why should you use rockbox?" and not in the left menu. Sure
it can go in the menu also, but I'm willing to bet that the word
"contribute" makes people think of their wallets more than coding.

Jonathan
Received on 2008-10-03


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