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Rework homepage #3579
Overall looks good some small points to bring up though.
- I would have "Free docs hosting" be the first block. I think this is the most important out of the four.
- We switch between the term "docs" and "documentation" a lot we should stick to one. At least within title sections e.g. "Free documentation hosting"
I really like this update.
I would like to add something that makes it feel alive. This current version looks very static, and won't really change. Perhaps something like "7 million builds and counting" or "Now hosting <projects.count> projects" or something. "X projects build in the past 24 hours".
I made updates based on the feedback.
One thing we do support on the home page but it doesn't appear to be used is to have featured projects. These could be large, popular, or other projects we want to highlight (it's useful in dev too!). I believe we should use that as that will make the home page feel more alive.
One concern I do have with this is that the search is below the fold on my laptop screen. Search is fairly important on this page although arguably not as important as login/signup or getting started. Currently ~7.5% of non-bouncing visitors do a search from this page.
While I think this homepage is bit better than the previous one, I also have some thoughts on how to objectively gauge that: