[Wikimedia-l] Wikipedia redefined -- typography and UX and such

Ziko van Dijk vandijk at wmnederland.nl
Fri Aug 17 17:25:22 UTC 2012

Yes, I would like to see the skin in my Preferences. Where is a wiki
page for comment? :-)

2012/8/17 Magnus Manske <magnusmanske at googlemail.com>:
> On Fri, Aug 17, 2012 at 4:50 PM, Cristian Consonni
> <kikkocristian at gmail.com> wrote:
>> 2012/8/17 Risker <risker.wp at gmail.com>:
>>> It looks pretty clean and less cluttered.  It also draws attention to some
>>> of our internal issues, such as massive listing of references at the bottom
>>> of the page, and all those templates linking groups of articles together;
>>> between these two, they're taking up nearly a quarter of the 'space'.
>>> They're both important issues, although separate ones.
>>> I'm looking at this from a fairly small screen, and I wonder how wide the
>>> "text" will be when the left-side links are added in, or if your proposal
>>> is to drop that entirely. As it is, the text is a bit narrow now, leading
>>> to a very long article, but I think that balances out with the increased
>>> white space and different font, both of which make the article easier on
>>> the eyes.
>> I think we can gather comments about Magnus proposal here:
>> http://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/Wikipedia_redefined
>> Also, you're invited to put your name in either list if you're interested.
> Thanks, I've added a META backlink from the interface.
> Magnus
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