[theforum] Four

Martin Burns martin at easyweb.co.uk
Wed Nov 20 08:50:47 CST 2013

I like this a lot - looks great in iPad/Safari, but like arse in IE8/Win (yeah, dayjob, but on the plus side, they announced a month ago that they've finally EOLed support for IE6)

Kind Regards/Med vänlig hälsning
Martin Burns 

"If you are very strong, you also have to be very nice" - Pippi Långstrump

> On 20 Nov 2013, at 01:43, William Anderson <neuro at well.com> wrote:
> hey everyone,
> I wanted to break this out into a separate thread from the general "DO
> STUFF" thread.  As I've mentioned, emkay (Mike King) and myself have
> been beavering away on a static archive of weo as-is, with some cover
> content explaining that, hey, evolt is 15, we're not doing articles
> any more, but lookit, OTHER STUFF!
> I realise now we've essentially built evolt.org 4.0.  The main content
> source and host is on GitHub.  We're using GitHub Pages (Jekyll) to
> render content into specific skins.
> The site is here: http://evoltorg.github.io/
> The repo is here: https://github.com/evoltorg/evoltorg.github.io
> Our milestones are here:
> https://github.com/evoltorg/evoltorg.github.io/issues/milestones
> I've used a COTS site template from themeforest (built by a very
> talented girl from slovakia) to (as mentioned previously) save time
> and energy for the new front page.  I'll be building up similar skins
> for beo and leo, which should be ready by next week.  The original weo
> articles retain the original weo skin, coerced into Jekyll by Mike,
> albeit with the logo link at top right returning to the new front
> page.
> I'm at the point where I think we're done with the hacking, and it's
> time to plug in decent content into the new front pages.  Mike and I
> can't do all of this ourselves, so some assistance is required.
> If you have specific things you think we should be saying on the new
> front pages, say it here.  If you have specific things you want to see
> listed on a history time line, say it here.  If there's anything else
> you want to see, or have other comments ... you get the idea.  If you
> see any bugs, or major issues, create or use a GitHub account and file
> an issue in the evoltorg.github.io repo.
> Make some noises people, even if it's just words of encouragement.
> Time is a harsh mistress, and I think she just went into dominatrix
> mode.
> -n
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