[development] 5.0 Core Theme Update

Trae McCombs traemccombs at gmail.com
Mon Sep 25 00:13:05 UTC 2006

I understand the desire to have it look "Drupal"-y, I'm personally OK with
having a link to Drupal.org via some sort of "Powered by Drupal" button.

I originaly thought perhaps it'd be ok to be in the Footer, but maybe we
should keep said link/image "Above the fold"  [Top immediately viewable half
of the browser window] so people can see it.


On 9/24/06, Neil Drumm <drumm at delocalizedham.com> wrote:
> Gerhard Killesreiter wrote:
> > Trae McCombs wrote:
> >> On 9/24/06, Boris Mann <boris at bryght.com> wrote:
> >>>
> >> I am staying on target by making sure that an "ugly" theme doesn't
> >> make it
> >> to be the default theme for Drupal 5.0.
> >
> > Was it slated to be the default theme? I wouldn't want a default theme
> > that doesn't show Druplicon on a prominent place.
> I think that is okay to not have as a hard requirement. I think a better
> statement on branding would be "It should look recognizable as Drupal,
> once deployed on a bunch of new sites, for the sorts of people who
> notice such things."
> (I've been able to recognize a few CMSes on arbitrary sites without
> thinking about it for awhile now- I'm not sure if this is a good thing
> or if I should close the laptop and go outside.)
> --
> Neil Drumm
> http://delocalizedham.com/

    Trae McCombs || http://occy.net/
  Founder - Themes.org // Linux.com
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