Version 2.6: November 19, 2013
New buttons for viewing full content pdfs
New social sharing links to Twitter and Facebook on content pages
New slider design with new gradient and titles/subtitles. Slider now allows swiping on phones and tablets.
Debates now include navigational tabs to jump between debate sections.
Articles now show related responses in the sidebar.
Debates and Essays are now on the home page. Tech Editor should manually move latest content to the top of the column.
Version 2.5.5: October 14, 2013
Online Exclusives will now be listed in chronological order on the home page, instead of the previous order of Response followed by Case Note.
Featured Essay has been added to the "Online Exclusives" column on the home page.
While the Announcements ticker was added in secret and kept dormant in a prior release, it has been activated to announce the Bluebook User Survey. Dormant code for the announcements ticker is present on non-content pages and the home page. The ticker was found to be too distracting on pages containing content and was kept off the Print Edition, Debates, Essays, Responses, and Case Notes pages.
Version 2.5: October 6, 2013
The dropdown menu for print issues is now a manageable height and scrollable.
The Print Edition sidebar now shows Volumes instead of duplicating the functionality of the Issues dropdown.
You can now view version history.
Compatability fixes for Firefox.
Version 2.3: October 4, 2013
The site now has an Error 404 page! Try going to pennlawreview.com/blahhh
We've learned how to float text and other page elements above a fixed photo background. We promise not to abuse this power.
New design for the "About the Law Review" page.
Now with 56% more rectangles!
Footer text above the shield is now editable instead of an embedded graphic.
Replaced Copyright with Subscribe in footer navigation.
Version 2.2: October 4, 2013
You can now find how to subscribe to the Law Review with a new page and link in the navigation bar.
You can no longer subscribe to an email newsletter we never actually sent. You're welcome #LessSpamPlease
Replaced the subscribe button in the header with social links.
Version 2.1: September 29, 2013
Code to activate a scrolling announcements ticker box below the header on certain pages has been added but is being kept dormant for use for important announcements. Stay tuned.
Updates to the status board design to include Print Essays and Online Essays.
You can now skip directly between Online and Print Submission instructions on the Submissions page.
Abandoning Helvetica Neue Ultra Light on Macs in favor of Proxima Nova Condensed Light (viewable on all platforms.)
Version 2.0: September 28, 2013
The submissions page now has a status board.
New design for the Print Edition section of the site. Eliminated the header image with a cleaner typographic header.
Articles and Online Content now display the title of the content in the browser title bar instead of the broad content category.
New navigation bar design that better integrates with the header and adopts Proxima Nova
Condensed Light for larger text and better readability and spacing.
Dropdowns in the navigation bar now have downward-pointing carats.
Integrated Glyphicons from Bootstrap for download glyphs and home icon.
The Contact Us page now has a live map.
New sub navigation column in About pages.
You can now more easily access old mastheads through the sidebar.
New Symposium navigation.
Removed dynamically anchored navigation bar for better compatability with mobile browsers.
New homepage carousel popovers.
Version 1.8: September 20, 2013
We can tell you to not use Internet Explorer, especially anything older than IE 9, but we can't break into your offices to force you to switch to Chrome/Safari/Firefox. So the site now looks minimally presentable on IE 7 and above. IE 6 users, sorry, not sorry.
You can download Chrome at www.google.com/chrome
Version 1.7: September 16, 2013
Navigation bar moved to the top of the page.
Testing: Added an anchored navigation bar that scrolls with you.
Added Google Analytics tracking code.
Version 1.6: September 15, 2013
Registration is now active for the 2013 Symposium.
Version 1.5: September 9, 2013
We figured you guys are smart and know when you are online (hint to others: you're online right now) so we scrapped the "Online" in our website header logo.
New animated header.
New footer design.
Goodbye skeuomorphism! The site has been flattened with defined borders and a light grey background. The design no longer resembles a floating roll of paper. Sections of each page have been broken up into discrete pieces.
Added direct download links to featured stories on the home page.
Stories on the homepage now dynamically expand with "read more" links.
Added "scroll to top" button.
New Online Hub at pennlawreview.com/online.
Version 1.1: July 29, 2013
Design tweaks and bug/performance fixes.
Version 1.0: June 24, 2013