[Vit-discuss] content refreshness or lack of [was Brainstorming]
james.britt at gmail.com
Wed Feb 23 20:28:02 EST 2005
James Britt wrote:
> Zach Dennis wrote:
>> Ben Giddings wrote:
>>> Newcomers shouldn't *need* to go elsewhere to find important resources.
>> to clarify myself... since I want to make sure I'm not being
>> hypocritical. I agree that newcomers shouldn't need to go to another
>> site to find important resources. However I do believe that if a user
>> is redirected from the ruby-lang.org site to another useful site with
>> that information, that that is just as good!
>> As long as they can find the information FROM the ruby-lang.org site
>> then I agree. But I don't think all important information should have
>> to be listed on ruby-lang.org itself, only that users should be able
>> to get to that information from the ruby-lang.org site.
> This is key. There are numerous advantages to off-loading assorted
> tasks to other people managing other resources on other machines.
One other thing: I'd prefer that this topic not distract from the
general matter of improving the look and behavior of ruby-lang.org.
Whether or not a link lands you here or there should not be an
essential factor in the overall redesign.
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