[Wikimedia-l] Banners are too bright, too long

Erik Moeller erik at wikimedia.org
Mon Dec 3 09:04:45 UTC 2012

On Mon, Dec 3, 2012 at 12:35 AM, Erik Moeller <erik at wikimedia.org> wrote:

> I think the change that's pointed out in this thread is that the
> banners that were running as of this weekend(?) expand to take up
> about more than 2x the vertical size with an in-banner donation form
> even if you just move your mouse over them. That's a change from the
> previous approach, where you had to click the banner to expand it.

For easier comparability of the two banner behaviors -

Activation on click (old behavior):

Activation on hover (current behavior):

[These links won't work if you've previously dismissed the banner.
Opening a private browser session or clearing relevant cookies should
make them work.]

Erik Möller
VP of Engineering and Product Development, Wikimedia Foundation

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