WGO Redesign

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Why?

The email from Cristobal on the Gimp-web list recently prompted this further discussion. His summary of work and ideas were documented on this page.


Assumption

  • We (the royal 'We') could benefit from having more content on WGO, in particular tutorials.
  • Lowering the barrier-to-entry can help entice users to generate new content.
  • A new facelift can't hurt from a PR standpoint.


Benefits

There are a few possible benefits from conducting a redesign now:

  • Better organization of content
If the content organization is approached as described below.
  • Modern Look
  • A chance to consider usability and ease of access for users (and to improve it)
  • Lowering the barrier to entry for new contributors/contributions.


Summary