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I sent the below comment to the mailing list. Then I read that suggestions should be sent here. Sorry for the duplicate. Here's the mailing list thread:https://lists.nongnu.org/archive/html/h-source-users/2013-10/msg00000.html
I recently used the site for the first time and I think it could be much easier and faster. I'm assuming that people come to h-node to check if a piece of hardware works with free software or not.
They have a model number and they want to search: so there should be a big search box right there on the home page.
The "category" drop down box should be noted as optional. A lot of the time, it's not really necessary.
For example, if I want info on the HP printer, model p1102, I should be able to type just "p1102" into the search box on the front page. If there's a video card and a motherboard that also have that model number, then I'll see three results:
So, starting at h-node.org, getting the crucial info (it works or it doesn't) should only require typing the model number and hitting return. Then if I want more details, I can click on the printer and see that device's page.
So my three main suggestions are:
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