[Users] new web page design

Maitraya Bhattacharyya maitraya.linux at gmail.com
Mon Jan 30 17:28:44 CST 2017


The list of users seems not to have been updated with new data from the
submission form. Also, a map would have been nice (I think the old site has

I tested many of the pages from Firefox 51.0.1 (64-bit) on Ubuntu 16.04 and
things seem to be fine. A minor caveat seems to the rather funny placement
of buttons (they seem to be too close to the text). I don't know if this is
a browser rendering issue or a design issue.


On Tue, Jan 31, 2017 at 1:50 AM, Frank Loeffler <knarf at cct.lsu.edu> wrote:

> Hi
> The current Einstein Toolkit web pages at
>  http://einsteintoolkit.org/
> are about to be replaced with a newer design. Some content changes might
> go with that, but a strong emphasis is on the design change. Feel free to
> suggest content improvements, but please don't mix them with the design
> change.
> The new pages can currently be previewed at
>  http://einsteintoolkit.org/new/index.html
> We would like to get feedback before making the switch. In particular, we
> are interested in experiences with all kinds of browsers and/or devices and
> screen sizes.
> If you think you've encountered a bug that relates to the layout, a
> screen-shot might be the best way to show what you see.
> You can view the source behind the web pages within the bitbucket
> repository
> https://bitbucket.org/einsteintoolkit/www
> (and separate, due to its size):
> https://bitbucket.org/einsteintoolkit/seminars
> If you are developer, you should have write permissions. Reporting
> something like a typo probably takes longer than fixing it there. If you
> like to make larger changes and feel unsure about them, feel free to open a
> pull request and a ticket.
> We will discuss received feedback at the next Einstein Toolkit call
> (Monday next week; 6th of February). Depending how things go, that might be
> as early as the new version goes live.
> Frank Löffler
> PS: Don't report the crappy look of images in Microsoft Edge (probably all
> IE as well). That's due to the crappy image interpolation MS uses, and
> there isn't a good way to deal with that other than using a decent browser.
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