[Haskell-cafe] Re: Haskell.org re-design

Ashley Yakeley ashley at semantic.org
Sun Mar 28 18:32:31 EDT 2010

Christopher Done wrote:
> On 28 March 2010 22:00, Ivan Lazar Miljenovic <ivan.miljenovic at gmail.com 
> <mailto:ivan.miljenovic at gmail.com>> wrote:
>     ^^ This.  It's too "boring" and depressing with all that grayscale.  Why
>     not use the coloured version of the logo (
>     http://haskell.org/sitewiki/images/a/a8/Haskell-logo-60.png ) and base
>     the colour scheme off that?
> I tried to do that but I found it difficult to make it look nice (and 
> being honest I don't like those colours). I agree though, and defer to 
> someone with more design talent!

There was a big competition for the logo, with this blind Condorcet 
voting and everything, and this is the shape that was picked. But it 
kind of ran out of steam before colours were decided upon. So I just 
copied the colours from the Haskell Platform logo...

Ashley Yakeley

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