Gentoo Archives: www-redesign

From: Daniel Wahlgren <daniel@××××××××××.com>
To: www-redesign@l.g.o
Subject: Re: [www-redesign] status of http://wwwredesign.gentoo.org
Date: Wed, 14 Dec 2005 07:11:39
Message-Id: 439FC59E.5030102@tadasweden.com
In Reply to: Re: [www-redesign] status of http://wwwredesign.gentoo.org by Curtis Napier
Curtis Napier wrote:
> I made all the content lists numbered/lettered and added "Content:" to > them. Look at the Handbook (the main handbook index AND the content) > and a guide and see what you think. Is this good?
It's better in my opinion, but there is still a lot of whitespace below it. (Is the green menu supposed to have "MAIN" so far away from the rest of the menuitems?) http://www.tadasweden.com/images/Gentoo-redesign01.png
> ------------------------------------- > > I made a major change to the content area. I did this to address the > problem of "Dead Space" under the ad bar that several people have > complained about and to help make the site degrade properly when fonts > are increased or the window is small. > > Doing this caused a problem with block items overlapping the ads. This > is because in order to get text to wrap under it (ad bar) I had to > float it instead of absolutely positioning it. Items like: warning, > important, note and codetables had to change the way the title is done > from a div to a span to keep the background color from stretching > across the page and overlapping the ads. The bottom part of them is > now a <p> instead of a div for the same reason. The header will now > only have a colored background directly under the text instead of a > banner that goes across the page. Other than that it still looks the > same.
The bottom doesn't look quite right either. http://www.tadasweden.com/images/Gentoo-redesign02.png Too much whitespace. Great work though! Cheers for all the effort! /Aridhol -- www-redesign@g.o mailing list

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Re: [www-redesign] status of http://wwwredesign.gentoo.org Curtis Napier <curtis119@g.o>