So I made a comment on reddit the other day about the PerlMonks site design: http://www.reddit.com/r/perl/comments/tlied/becoming_a_friar_on_perlmonks/
TL;DR: No one's done the work on a new PerlMonks site design.
Challenge issued, challenge accepted :) I downloaded a copy of the front page and got to work. I have 3 primary goals with this redesign attempt.
1. Tableless layout
2. Responsive on cellphones and other small screen devices.
3. Less visual clutter
I am not changing the color scheme or the layout so it looks the same as it does now.
Can someone post the templates that generate the pages and sections so I can verify that my changes will fit?
I am waiting on the rest of my browser shots of the site and then I will make another post with a link to a github account containing the new design as well as screenshots of the current site versus the new one on desktop browsers and on cellphones.
Are there any 'gotchas' I should know about for working on this project?
Bring on the commentary!
Posts are HTML formatted. Put <p> </p> tags around your paragraphs. Put <code> </code> tags around your code and data!
Read Where should I post X? if you're not absolutely sure you're posting in the right place.
Please read these before you post! —
Posts may use any of the Perl Monks Approved HTML tags:
Outside of code tags, you may need to use entities for some characters:
- a, abbr, b, big, blockquote, br, caption, center, col, colgroup, dd, del, div, dl, dt, em, font, h1, h2, h3, h4, h5, h6, hr, i, ins, li, ol, p, pre, readmore, small, span, spoiler, strike, strong, sub, sup, table, tbody, td, tfoot, th, thead, tr, tt, u, ul, wbr
Link using PerlMonks shortcuts! What shortcuts can I use for linking?
See Writeup Formatting Tips and other pages linked from there for more info.
| & || & |
| < || < |
| > || > |
| [ || [ |
| ] || ] ||