Inayaili de León Persson

72 posts by Inayaili de León Persson

Ubuntu

Making ubuntu.com responsive: making our grid responsive (8)

by Inayaili de León Persson on 29 May 2014

This post is part of the series ‘Making ubuntu.com responsive‘. A big part of converting our existing fixed-width desktop site to be responsive was to make sure we had a flexible grid that would flow seamlessly …

Ubuntu

Making ubuntu.com responsive: approach to content (7)

by Inayaili de León Persson on 23 May 2014

This post is part of the series ‘Making ubuntu.com responsive‘. If you’re transitioning a fixed-width website into a responsive one with several time and resource constraints, updating all your content to be mobile-friendly will likely not …

Ubuntu

Latest from the web team — May 2014

by Inayaili de León Persson on 22 May 2014

We’re fast approaching the summer, and the first few sunny days have already arrived in London. The web team cannot slow its pace though… In the last few weeks we’ve worked on: Responsive ubuntu.com: we’ve had …

Ubuntu

Making ubuntu.com responsive: scoping the work (6)

by Inayaili de León Persson on 19 May 2014

This post is part of the series ‘Making ubuntu.com responsive‘. Following the designers and developers sprint, we had a full web team workshop day to discuss our findings and plan the work for the following weeks. …

Ubuntu

Latest from the web team — April 2014

by Inayaili de León Persson on 24 April 2014

Ubuntu 14.04 LTS is out and it’s great! The period after release tends to be slightly less hectic than the lead up to it, but that doesn’t mean that the web team is not as busy …

Ubuntu

Making ubuntu.com responsive: lessons learned (5)

by Inayaili de León Persson on 2 April 2014

This post is part of the series ‘Making ubuntu.com responsive‘. At this point in time, once the pilot projects were either completed or underway, we had already: Created an initial responsive prototype of our main site, …

Cloud and server

Latest from the web team — March 2014

by Inayaili de León Persson on 27 March 2014

Spring has officially (but not technically…) arrived, and we’re getting busier and busier in preparation for Ubuntu 14.04 LTS release next month. In the last few weeks we’ve worked on: Ubuntu Resources: we’ve just launched a …

Ubuntu

Ubuntu Resources — beta 2!

by Inayaili de León Persson on 27 March 2014

A new version of the Ubuntu Resources site is now live, with many tweaks and layout improvements targeted mainly at visitors using medium-sized screens, such as tablets. Ubuntu Resources homepage viewed on a Kindle Fire HD …

Ubuntu

Making ubuntu.com responsive: making the rules a reality (3)

by Inayaili de León Persson on 18 March 2014

This post is part of the series ‘Making ubuntu.com responsive‘. The rules document we drafted proved a useful and good guide for those few development days, and a proof of concept was created and presented to …

Ubuntu

Making ubuntu.com responsive: pilot projects (4)

by Inayaili de León Persson on 18 March 2014

This post is part of the series ‘Making ubuntu.com responsive‘. Making www.ubuntu.com responsive has been an ongoing goal of ours for a while, and we’ve been discussing and preparing for it for over a year. However, …

Ubuntu

Making ubuntu.com responsive: setting the rules (2)

by Inayaili de León Persson on 17 March 2014

This post is part of the series ‘Making ubuntu.com responsive‘. The front end framework that powers www.ubuntu.com represents the visual evolution of the site over the past few years: designs have become cleaner, lighter and more …

Ubuntu

Making ubuntu.com responsive: intro (1)

by Inayaili de León Persson on 17 March 2014

We’ve known for a while it was time to convert our main site, www.ubuntu.com, into a responsive site, and we’re now nearing the end of the project! The main www.ubuntu.com site receives millions of visitors every …