It has been a while since we had a physical meet-up and we've got a new
co-organizer since the last one - Ingrid has replaced Norah as you've seen
from earlier mailings. Ingrid's been working on a tip section to add to the
site which should be up before much longer.
We'd like to schedule a meeting after people have had a chance to recover
from the holidays. I've put a poll on the date at
Also, we are looking for ideas on where to meet, preferably where people can
buy refreshments and quiet enough to talk with or without a private room.
Give us your suggestions please as well as topics you'd like to discuss.
Right now I'm thinking many of us could use a good discussion on what we
think it is important for us to know when creating sites for the web and
usability. After all the topic of poor usability and function has been much
in the news lately with a highly publicized failed site launch of
healthcare.gov. Leaving politics aside looking at usability and function
seems a relevant topic. Also, it has been a long time since we've had a help
session where people could bring a problem they are having to get help so
that would be another suggested topic from me. After we've received some
suggested topics, dates and locations we'll send out notices for the next
Have a happy whatever you celebrate this time of year.
Cheryl D Wise
Houston CSS Meetup Group
On an aside, if anyone has ideas for a good group logo I'd love to see it.