[Smaug] Web site maintenance (was: scruz.org re-design)

Anthony Ettinger apwebdesign at yahoo.com
Tue Nov 8 09:28:12 PST 2005

--- Thomas Leavitt <thomas at thomasleavitt.org> wrote:

> Dudes, you're all a bunch of techies, and you're
> overlooking the
> obvious: stick the site in a blog, with a built in
> base template for
> look and feel, have a couple of "admins" who approve
> registrations,
> delete spammers and revoke vandalism, and let anyone
> and everyone update
> the site, the calendar, etc.! When all you have to
> do is click "edit" to
> change the content of a page, the effort involved
> goes down
> dramatically, and the likelihood of it happening
> goes up.
> Instead of flaming each other on the list, just post
> a note on the
> mailing list saying, "hey, we need to get this info
> updated on the
> site", and any of the twenty people with ten minutes
> to spare can click
> on over and do the update.
> Thomas

I agree completely. Use a damn blog or wiki if
everybody's gonna bitch and moan.

Anthony Ettinger
ph: (408) 656-2473
web: http://www.apwebdesign.com

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