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KDE is lacking a developer portal which developers and newcomers can use to get started with development. Currently all such information is scattered all around the web. My project idea was to bring together all this information and compile all this onto a webpage.
 
KDE is lacking a developer portal which developers and newcomers can use to get started with development. Currently all such information is scattered all around the web. My project idea was to bring together all this information and compile all this onto a webpage.
  
Mentor: Carson Black  
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==Mentor: ==
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[https://phabricator.kde.org/p/cblack/ Carson Black]
  
Work Done:
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==Work Done:==
 
On recommendation of my mentor (Carson Black), I tried to improve https://kde.org/develop rather than creating a page from scratch.  
 
On recommendation of my mentor (Carson Black), I tried to improve https://kde.org/develop rather than creating a page from scratch.  
Special Thanks to Carl Schwan who helped gather the content for the page.
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* Gathering Information relevant to the portal
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* Adding logos for relevant applications
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* Using old components and also from other sites
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* Added a navbar for easier navigation
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* Trying out various designs
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* Communicating with the community to improve the design
  
 
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==TO DO==
Overview:
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* Clean up the code for future changes
Week 1: Communicating with the developer community on what can be added to the site.
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* Making necessary changes in indentation
Week 2: Getting the code for the site and setting it up on my local machine and gathering relevant information. I was able to create a sample version of the final design ready and shared it with the community for reviews.
 
Week 3 & 4 : These 2 weeks were mainly focused on working on the reviews provided. I also added some additional features like navbar and "go to top" button for easy navigation.
 
 
 
Week 5 & 6: Making Minor changes with the logos and design and cleaning up the code. Getting reviews on the page and making the necessary changes.
 

Revision as of 08:13, 17 February 2020

Developer Portal

Screenshot 2020-02-17 KDE Developers Area.png

Introduction : KDE is lacking a developer portal which developers and newcomers can use to get started with development. Currently all such information is scattered all around the web. My project idea was to bring together all this information and compile all this onto a webpage.

Mentor:

Carson Black

Work Done:

On recommendation of my mentor (Carson Black), I tried to improve https://kde.org/develop rather than creating a page from scratch.

  • Gathering Information relevant to the portal
  • Adding logos for relevant applications
  • Using old components and also from other sites
  • Added a navbar for easier navigation
  • Trying out various designs
  • Communicating with the community to improve the design

TO DO

  • Clean up the code for future changes
  • Making necessary changes in indentation

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