Beta version of the new HP site

Chris Eidhof chris at
Fri Mar 26 07:53:17 EDT 2010

On 25 mrt 2010, at 20:55, Duncan Coutts wrote:

> On Mon, 2010-03-22 at 23:15 -0400, wren ng thornton wrote:
>> Chris Eidhof wrote:
>>> I don't think I'll have time soon to work on this.
>>> I do want to note that, in the original design, we left out as much
>> as possible on purpose. For example, I don't like the text on the rhs.
>> If people want to know more, they'll click on "Learn more...". I don't
>> think it adds a lot of value. What do you guys think?
>> I liked it better with the original sparsity. I'm more bothered, though, 
>> by the longer header "Get the Haskell Platform//The standard..." 
>> especially since folks were already having issues with the original 
>> version getting messed up with different font sizes.
> The purpose of that change was to more accurately describe what you were
> getting. We don't want people to mix up Haskell and the Haskell
> Platform.

Yes, it took me a while to appreciate it, but I like it now! For me, it looks good in Safari and Chrome (both on a Mac).


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