[wp-design] Version 8

Michael Heilemann heilemann at mac.com
Sat Jun 4 12:10:55 GMT 2005

I'd like a copy of the PSD.

On Jun 4, 2005, at 1:57 PM, Joen Asmussen wrote:

> Since last time, I sent a logo suggestion. There wasn't much  
> feedback, which is not a good sign. Still, I hope that by sending  
> an alternate suggestion that we atleast think longer before  
> "jumping the gun" and replacing the current logo. As it stands, I  
> still strongly think the current logo is good, and that a possible  
> replacement should be superior in every way, and not just "slightly  
> better".
> Attached is a version 8 of the mockup. It is based on the latest  
> one that Khaled made, dated april 11th. Here are some of the  
> changes in bulleted form:
> * My logo suggestion, with a few tweaks. Remember, this is open  
> source design... it's not "the one right way", it's choosing the  
> right alternative.
> * Glass everywhere!
> Let's face it, Glass sells. Since Apple's aqua, the glassy look has  
> come to represent style and quality. I think aspects of it work  
> really well for Wordpress, and other aspects definitely need  
> tweaking, should glass be part of the way we decide to go.
> * Bluish hue
> Looking at it now, the blue got a bit out of hand. Still, I'm going  
> to send this now, and maybe a revised one soon. The choice of using  
> blue, however, should come as no surprise: Blue represents  
> seriousness and classic quality. It feels welcoming, and makes  
> complex operations seem simple.
> * Rounded corners. Don't know how well this is working.
> What's next?
> I'm not quite sure where the Shuttle development is standing right  
> atm, but in my opinion there's no reason why aspects of these  
> mockups can't be worked in at this point. For instance, the  
> collapse/expand feature and some of the rearrangings are things  
> most agree on, right ?
> If anyone wants it, just send me an email and I'll send it your way.
> Best regards,
> Joen
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