[theforum] Design Competition: last chance for comment

Martin Burns martin at easyweb.co.uk
Wed Mar 1 10:41:46 CST 2006

On Wed, 1 Mar 2006 17:27:00 +0100, Richard Bennett <richard.bennett at skynet.be> wrote:
> On Tuesday 28 February 2006 17:34, Martin Burns wrote:
>> >> I'm assuming by the silence that no-one's got any serious objections
>> >> to this.
> Hi,
> You don't seem to have reserved the right not to use any submissions for
> the
> evolt site. What happens if there are only 2 submissions, and they are
> both
> pretty bad?
> Like I read it now you'll be obliged to use the least bad one for the live
> site.
> It might be better to make the current design an automatic competition
> entry,
> so if all other designs are worse, the current one wins...

Good point. Updated accordingly.

I've also clarified that entrants can incorporate other peoples' work (eg
script.aculo.us, glish layouts etc), as long as it's done with proper attribution 
and obeys licensing, and reserved us the right to take features from multiple entries
if that's helpful (I'm thinking about visual styling from one, interactivity from


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