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Doc CG 6.1: Add caveat on website work (issue 315130043 by address@hidde

From: graham
Subject: Doc CG 6.1: Add caveat on website work (issue 315130043 by address@hidden)
Date: Mon, 05 Dec 2016 00:02:53 -0800

Reviewers: ,

Suggestion from Karlin High, modified by Simon Albrecht.  Please review.

Doc CG 6.1: Add caveat on website work

Please review this at

Affected files (+19, -2 lines):
  M Documentation/contributor/website-work.itexi

Index: Documentation/contributor/website-work.itexi
diff --git a/Documentation/contributor/website-work.itexi b/Documentation/contributor/website-work.itexi index 588d705f1b4facfbd11797a6122b95aae935d2b4..6e858f0c56788fafb4ab342c63787791c8099731 100644
--- a/Documentation/contributor/website-work.itexi
+++ b/Documentation/contributor/website-work.itexi
@@ -14,8 +14,25 @@
 @section Introduction to website work

 The website is @emph{not} written directly in HTML;
-instead, the source is Texinfo, which is then generated into HTML,
-PDF, and Info formats.  The sources are
+instead it is autogenerated along with the documentation through a
+sophisticated setup, using Texinfo source files.  Texinfo is the
+standard for documentation of GNU software and allows generating
+output in HTML, PDF, and Info formats, which drastically reduces
+maintenance effort and ensures the contents of the website to be
+up to date with the rest of the documentation.  This makes the
+environment for improving the website rather different from common
+web development.
+If you have not contributed to LilyPond before, a good starting
+point might be incremental changes to the CSS file, to be found at
address@hidden://} or in the
+LilyPond source code at @file{./Documentation/css/lilypond-website.css}.
+Large scale structural changes tend to require familiarity with
+the project in general, a track record in working on LilyPond
+documentation as well as a prospect of long-term commitment.
+The Texinfo source file for generating HTML are to be found in


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