Website redesign

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What's happening now

Current phase: #Get.fp.o feedback and #Spins.fp.o feedback

Introduction

This is a project to redesign http://get.fedoraproject.org and http://spins.fedoraproject.org that is being undertaken during the F12 release cycle by the Websites team with assistance from Design and Infrastructure.

Goals

Redesign the get.fedoraproject.org and spins.fedoraproject.org sites in a way that fits the requirements. We will determine metrics for improvement during the feedback-gathering phases, but in general, we want more Fedora contributors, and our strategy for this is getting more Fedora users.

The Board's goals in the Website redesign are[1]:

  • To make Fedora fresh, attractive, and inclusive for potential participants and contributors
  • To more effectively promote a single instance of Fedora that satisfies the computing needs of the average person
  • To provide an improved showcase opportunity for Fedora spins created by the community

History

Schedule

Requirements gathering

See Website redesign 2009 requirements for get.fedoraproject.org and spins.fedoraproject.org design requirements.

First design mockups

Mockups currently found here: http://duffy.fedorapeople.org/temp/woot/

Site map

(from Mo)

http://duffy.fedorapeople.org/temp/woot/wwwfpo_diagram.png

I numbered the pages to hopefully make for easier discussion.

Here's the current mockup for each page:

1) http://duffy.fedorapeople.org/temp/woot/page1.png

2) http://duffy.fedorapeople.org/temp/woot/getfpo-16.png

3) http://duffy.fedorapeople.org/temp/woot/spins-directory.6.png

4) no mockup yet

5) this is the actual ISO file

6) http://duffy.fedorapeople.org/temp/woot/page3.png

7) no mockup yet

8) no mockup yet

9) no mockup yet

10-13) mockup sorely out of date but: http://fedorapeople.org/groups/designteam/Projects/Fedora% 20Spins/Wireframes/spindetailsmock4.png

First get.fp.o mockups

This task is owned by Mo Duffy.

Workflow:

  1. User arrives at download either through this front page or this slightly more detailed get-fedora page.
  2. After hitting download, user sees this after-page with instructions on what to do next.

First spins.fp.o mockups

This task is owned by Mo Duffy.

Workflow: (Need diagram captured from whiteboard 2009-08-07)

  1. spins.fp.o page: mockup
  2. clicking on an individual spin puts you at that spin's page: here's an example (still under construction)

Feedback

A feedback thread is ongoing at the fedora-advisory-board list.

Get.fp.o feedback

This task is owned by Mo Duffy.

Spins.fp.o feedback

This task is owned by Mo Duffy.

Final design mockups

This task is owned by Mo Duffy.

Convert to html

This task is owned by Hiemanshu Sharma.

Get on infrastructure

This task is owned by Ricky Zhou.



  1. Refer to notes here and here for more information.