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Mozilla 1.0 Start Page Draft

Sunday May 26th, 2002

Gervase Markham writes: "The draft of the Mozilla 1.0 Start Page, which will live at http://www.mozilla.org/start/1.0/, is now available, and feedback is requested.

"Comments to the mailing list at 1.0startpage@mozilla.org.uk, please."

The start page is looking pretty cool. Make sure that you hover above the 'Parties' link on the main page. :-)


#16 Uh ... public relations disaster coming.

by DavidGerard <fun@thingy.apana.org.au>

Sunday May 26th, 2002 6:30 PM

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We would be profoundly foolish to assume the 1.0 Start Page will not be widely linked by people (news sites, Slashdot and so on) as the intro page for the new browser. Which it is.

Just imagine a pile of Slashdot readers going to the 1.0 Start Page in IE, and seeing this:

<http://velvet.net/~fun/mozilla/ie5.0.png>

Transparent PNGs are indeed l33t, but, uh ... "graceful degradation", guys.