[Vit-discuss] Top Ruby Projects algorithm?

Martin DeMello martindemello at gmail.com
Fri Aug 25 13:58:45 EDT 2006


On 8/25/06, James Britt <james.britt at gmail.com> wrote:
>
> (One issue I have with lists of what's popular is that they can be
> re-enforcing, to the exclusion of other , maybe better, options.)
>
> I'd rather see more space made on the home page for a "Download Here"
> widget thing than clutter the main page with RubyForge trivia.

Agreed. I suggest replacing the "top" list with a weekly project
spotlight; I'm sure there are no shortage of people in the community
willing to write introductory reviews of their favourite projects.
I'll even volunteer to do the first four myself, if you like the idea.

martin


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