[webkit-dev] Renaming the blog (was Re: WebKit blog post proposal: Remote debugging with Web Inspector.)

Eric Seidel eric at webkit.org
Mon May 2 10:01:07 PDT 2011

Along the vein of cutesy CSS names:

was rather inspiring:

-webkit-writing-mode: blog
content: blog
"Style Overflow"

That's all I got.  I'm not actually a big fan of any of those.  But
I'm sure *someone* witty reads this list. :)


On Mon, May 2, 2011 at 8:44 AM, Simon Fraser <simon.fraser at apple.com> wrote:
> On May 2, 2011, at 1:45 AM, Adam Barth wrote:
>> On Sun, May 1, 2011 at 2:27 AM, Maciej Stachowiak <mjs at apple.com> wrote:
>>> On 2011-04-30, at 22:11, Pavel Feldman wrote:
>>>> <provocative>In return, can I ask to rename the WebKit blog from "Surfin'
>>>> Safari" to something more WebKit-specific?</provocative>
>>> I've wondered the same thing myself on several occasions.
>>> Back in the day, we named it after Hyatt's old blog. At this point, it might
>>> be that no one remembers it or gets the reference. Does anyone have any
>>> clever references involving "WebKit"?
>> The only "clever" thing I can think of (and it's not very clever) is
>> to make some play on -webkit-foo vendor-prefixed CSS features.
>> Something like:
>> content: -webkit-blog;
> That'll go down well with all the web authors who hate vendor prefixes :)
> We could be boring and just call it "The WebKit Blog".
> Simon
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