[npoc] Re: Proposal NPOC.org
Hello Andrei, Thanks and noted. We will discuss tomorrow and I'll get back to you right after. Cheers, Alain On Sunday, April 7, 2013, Andrei Barburas wrote: > Hello Alain, > > I personally prefer WordPress because I have been working with it for > several years already. It is easier to administer and maintain and also it > fits what we need more. Anything else can also be developed as new > requirements arise. > > If you need more info, please let me know. > > Cheers, > > Sent from my Android > On Mar 24, 2013 10:21 PM, "Alain Berranger" <alain.berranger@xxxxxxxxx> > wrote: > > Dear Andrei, > > Thank you. It looks excellent. Can you tell me about Wordpress vs. Ning? > Why do you recommend Wordpress? How much hours of work are involved? > > Cheers, Alain > > On Sun, Mar 24, 2013 at 4:35 PM, Andrei Barburas <abarburas@xxxxxxxx>wrote: > > ICANN was and has become one of the most influential organizations in the > world. Its decisions and services, affect one of the biggest communities in > the world; Internet users. The Not-for-profit operational constituency is > one of the major players in ICANN's decisions. Therefore information and > knowledge sharing should be one of NPOC's main areas of focus. > > As a result, this proposal is about redesigning and revamping NPOC's > website and online presence, including but not limited to new logo, > creation of social media networks and redesign of the npoc.org. > > This proposal is based on the fact that the current online presence of > NPOC is quite lacking, relatively nonexistent. > > Preliminary estimations suggest that the redesign process will end by June > 30, 2013. > > The website will be based on Wordpress, due to ease of use and > maintenance. A custom theme will be built in order to serve the purposes of > NPOC's online presence. Additional features or requirements can be > developed based on their need and after mutual agreements among the > relevant members of NPOC and/or ICANN. > > If necessary, this proposal will be developed more. > > Should you need more information, please don't hesitate to contacting me. > > > > *Andrei Barburas* > > Community Relations Services Officer > > > > International Institute for Communication and Development (IICD) > > P.O. Box 11586, 2502 AN The Hague, The Netherlands > > NPOC, ICANN member > > -- Alain Berranger, B.Eng, MBA Member, Board of Directors, CECI, http://www.ceci.ca<http://www.ceci.ca/en/about-ceci/team/board-of-directors/> Executive-in-residence, Schulich School of Business, www.schulich.yorku.ca Treasurer, Global Knowledge Partnership Foundation, www.gkpfoundation.org NA representative, Chasquinet Foundation, www.chasquinet.org Chair, NPOC, NCSG, ICANN, http://npoc.org/ O:+1 514 484 7824; M:+1 514 704 7824 Skype: alain.berranger AVIS DE CONFIDENTIALITÉ Ce courriel est confidentiel et est à l’usage exclusif du destinataire ci-dessus. Toute personne qui lit le présent message sans en être le destinataire, ou l’employé(e) ou la personne responsable de le remettre au destinataire, est par les présentes avisée qu’il lui est strictement interdit de le diffuser, de le distribuer, de le modifier ou de le reproduire, en tout ou en partie . Si le destinataire ne peut être joint ou si ce document vous a été communiqué par erreur, veuillez nous en informer sur le champ et détruire ce courriel et toute copie de celui-ci. Merci de votre coopération. CONFIDENTIALITY MESSAGE This e-mail message is confidential and is intended for the exclusive use of the addressee. Please note that, should this message be read by anyone other than the addressee, his or her employee or the person responsible for forwarding it to the addressee, it is strictly prohibited to disclose, distribute, modify or reproduce the contents of this message, in whole or in part. If the addressee cannot be reached or if you have received this e-mail in error, please notify us immediately and delete this e-mail and destroy all copies. Thank you for your cooperation.