2557Re: [Asatru-U] Taking the dust cover off....
- May 2 1:40 PMOn May 2, 2012, at 5:42, Manny Olds <oldsma@...> wrote:
> Four sites, and all of them dust-covered.I'm not necessarily in favor of a wiki conversion, as WordPress-as-a-CMS brings us to all of the same places for functionality without all the extra overhead. I also point out that by the time I'm done with a site, the text is high-contrast, the images have alt text, mouseover is /not/ required to find anything (it's not bad to add a little flavor, though), and one need *NEVER* play "hunt the link".
> I should say that they are that dull so that they could be fully
> compliant with all assistive technologies when they were last used.
> They weren't meant to be interactive dazzlers, just places to put info
> for other people to gather. I have been wondering whether a Wiki would
> be better now that more people understand how to make and use them.
> Let's start with an idea of what we want to do, though, and then
> fiddle the tech to get us there, not the other way around.
Mostly, I'm sticking a bookmark in here to say: if we're revisiting this project—and I think this a good idea—the site needs to be hauled into the 21st century and allow multiple, vetted, editors whereof, but without losing site of our original emphasis on usability and accessibility.
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