[Product-Developers] Announcing `collective.panels`

Luca Fabbri luca at keul.it
Thu Mar 29 13:58:40 UTC 2012

On Thu, Mar 29, 2012 at 3:51 PM, Malthe Borch <mborch at gmail.com> wrote:
> This is a new add-on for Plone 4 which adds "panels"  – rows of
> portlet in a selected layout that can appear above- or below content
> †.
>   Repository: https://github.com/collective/collective.panels
> The idea is similar to content wells, but the implementation is more
> flexible: the provided layouts support a variable number of portlets
> and you can add multiple panels.
> Currently, the package comes with three layouts – all based on Plone's
> "Deco 16" grid. To make it easy for editors to decide on a layout, the
> "Add panel" form displays a graphical representation of each.
> Theoretically, this add-on deprecates the content wells, collage and
> portlet page products. In practice, it needs a little work to meet
> that ambition. However, the design is quite solid and clearly shows a
> "lessons learned" maturity.

Seems a cool idea! Thanks!

-- luca

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