Website Renovation

Hello everyone,
You may have already noticed the new look of k5prk.net. The past few months I have been working on a full overhaul of the club website. The previous website was running an outdated and increasingly unsupported version of Joomla that was falling apart one plugin at a time. This made it difficult to maintain and contributed to the delay of several monthly club newsletters.

My primary design goals for the new site were that it needed to:

  1. Be intuitive to use and easy to read
  2. Be powered by a well-supported open-source CMS engine
  3. Maintain recent content from the previous site (photos and documents)

The website now runs on the popular WordPress CMS engine using a minimalist theme. Online club documents and articles have been moved over to a public Google Drive folder where you can find a complete archive of every upload to the the previous site’s “Articles and Files” section.

Please take a few moments to browse around the new site to see if there is anything I should add or change in regards to its design. Let me know what you think, especially if you think something important is missing. My email is webmaster@k5prk.net.

73s,

John Hatch – KF5BSS

K5PRK.net Webmaster

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