UIO and Learner Options in the wiki

tona monjo tonamonjo at gmail.com
Wed Dec 19 14:19:39 EST 2012


Yes, it's exactly what I meant! Now there are a lot of items in the Floe
Design page, so probably a newcomer may need something that guides him
clearly about what projects there are, or if he simply wants to focus on a
specific project.

Thanks!!

Tona


On Wed, Dec 19, 2012 at 6:39 PM, Jess Mitchell <jessmitchell at gmail.com>wrote:

> Tona,
>
> Great points! We totally need to address all of this.
>
> Arash, perhaps you can get some iconic thumbnails together that show the
> various versions of UIO. I think that means the following:
> From Version A: the panel with vegetables from here:
> http://wiki.fluidproject.org/display/fluid/User+Interface+Options+Wireframes
> From Version B: the evolution of those designs:
> http://wiki.fluidproject.org/display/fluid/User+Interface+Options+designs%2C+B.1
> From Version C: 1. the top panel 2. do we want to also show the side
> panel? 3. the browser extension and 4. do we want to show the beginnings of
> the floating panel? (note: we shouldn't use these nicknames for these
> designs if they are only relevant to us. As Tona said "the design with an
> option at the top…"
>
> We are having a lot of floating panel conversations lately in Cloud4All.
> We will need to make those files finable in the wiki as well…
>
> And Tona, you're spot on with the need for a page that explains the
> numerous projects. I was working on an OmniGraffle file this morning to try
> to show it visually. I'll plunk it into the wiki as soon as I get it
> cleaned up! Is that what you meant?
>
> Thanks!
> Jess
>
>
> On Dec 19, 2012, at 6:28 AM, tona monjo <tonamonjo at gmail.com> wrote:
>
> > This is a huge improvement! It's much clearer and direct access to the
> designs and documentacion.
> >
> > I agree with Colin's suggestion. Would be a good introduction for users
> that get in touch with the project for the first time.
> >
> > Another suggestion (not critical, just a secondary issue) is that in UIO
> Design (http://wiki.fluidproject.org/display/fluid/UIO+Design) maybe we
> could have a thumbnail of each version, to guide more clearly the user
> about the designs that he will find there ("I'm looking for that design
> that had an option at the top with...").
> >
> > Finally, I think that would be great if the access to the diverse
> projects is emphasized in Floe Design page (
> http://wiki.fluidproject.org/display/fluid/Floe+design). We have a lot of
> options there, and the access to the projects (under Areas of Design) is
> clear for us, but maybe not so much for newcomers.
> >
> > Cheers,
> >
> > Tona
> >
> >
> >
> >
> >
> >
> > On Wed, Dec 19, 2012 at 4:54 AM, Colin Clark <colinbdclark at gmail.com>
> wrote:
> > It's exciting to see such a clear and easy-to-navigate space for UI
> Options shaping up in the wiki!
> >
> > It would be really nice if this page described UI Options in an
> approachable, succinct, and informal style so that people are able to
> quickly grasp what it does and how it helps. I'd love to use this page
> (along with the latest demo) as a place to send newcomers to learn more
> about our work on UI Options and its status.
> >
> > What do you all think?
> >
> > Colin
> >
> > ---
> > Colin Clark
> > http://fluidproject.org
> >
> > On 2012-12-18, at 6:00 PM, Jess Mitchell <jessmitchell at gmail.com> wrote:
> >
> > > Hey Folks,
> > >
> > > I did some wiki gardening with Arash today and we tried to clean up
> the Floe Design space -- in particular the space for UIO.
> > >
> > > Everyone seems to have trouble finding the latest designs (I am
> including myself here), so we put a nice bold, hopefully obvious, link to
> the latest designs on the UIO landing page here:
> http://wiki.fluidproject.org/display/fluid/User+Interface+Options
> > >
> > > We also put a link there for our latest explorations that Arash is
> working on getting into the wiki.
> > >
> > > We're doing a lot of collaborating around UIO now, so this was an
> effort to carve a clear space for that collaborating.
> > >
> > > Please let us know if you have any further suggestions for cleaning…
> > >
> > > Best,
> > > Jess
> > >
> > >
> > > ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~
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