Fedora Websites & Apps
Welcome to the official documentation for the Fedora Websites & Apps Team.
Our websites being our representation to the wider community of users and contributors over the internet, the team works on designing, developing and maintaining these user-friendly interfaces. The community-led team consists of voluntary contributors from around the world and are involved loosely in the following activities.
In terms of design (look/feel and UI/UX), engineering (tech stack and implementation) and operation (navigation and content), the team attempts to maintain the websites as consistently as possible.
A book might not be judged by its cover but a project is likely to be judged by the website it is represented by. The team ensures that the websites precisely represent the project’s details and offerings.
The team was rebooted in 2021 as a part of the Websites & Apps Community Revamp Objective. With the onset of this council objective, the team has been growing ever since with developers, designers and project managers having a wide range of skills and interests. Please refer to [this] documentation to learn more about the council objective’s purpose and functions.
In order to work in a community with as many diverse projects and stakeholders as the Fedora Project, the team aims to communicate and collaborate regularly with different community members from various subprojects, SIGs and workgroups within Fedora. The activities on specific websites and applications are coordinated by the relevant points of contacts.
Here is a list of our active collaborators:
The team is further assisted with three subteams that are distinct in function but integrated in purpose.
The subteam consists of folks from the design team and various other subprojects, SIGs and workgroups where they come up with mockups for the offerings websites, review them and improve upon them continually.
The subteam looks into the technical side of things - helping with developing and maintaining the websites in the state that they are in for now, assisting with the issue tickets and onboarding/mentoring contributors.
The subproject has been actively helping with creating mockups and wireframes, evaluating user interfaces and providing visual content.
The subproject assists the development and maintenance efforts by providing support on backend technologies and hosting.
The subproject supports with translating content strings across various Fedora Websites and Applications into different languages/dialects.
There is a representative for the team in the Fedora Mindshare committee for outreach leadership and unifying/sharing working progress.
The subproject helps plan, schedule, track and coordinate tasks that help achieve the outcomes of the council objective and of the team.
A Red Hat team dedicated to the Fedora and CentOS projects where they contribute to the infrastructure and release engineering.
A Red Hat team that supports various Open Source technology initiatives across the Red Hat technology ecosystem.