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#41

Post by Kargath » Sat May 28, 2011 4:22 am

Antisocial wrote:I propose a new VGF slogan to go with the site overhaul.

VGF Forums: Our posts aren't cluttered with stupid signatures and retarded personal banners.
We just put them under our usernames instead!
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Post by е и ժ е я » Sat May 28, 2011 4:51 am

Yeah, content to empty space ratio is pretty lopsided. On the upside, short posts remind me of a guy whose head is 90% chin.
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Post by Bad Dragonite » Sat May 28, 2011 1:55 pm

Revival? We need a vgf church choir oir something for that don't we?
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#44

Post by Valentine » Wed Jun 08, 2011 6:58 pm

I'd forgotten there actually was a main page. A idea when the redesign will kick off?

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Post by е и ժ е я » Thu Jun 09, 2011 2:57 am

Well, there's been communication to Shane about updating to an interface that integrates messageboard functions with front page functions. VB has functions that work this way. Shane has stated that he would like to cooperate in this regard, but he is pressed for time so it would be a while off.


At the moment, I need to get around to finishing graphical redesign concepts. I had most of a consensus with a particular style, among the mods, and it needs a little bump in the right direction to fit, IMO.
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#46

Post by Antisocial » Mon Jun 13, 2011 1:03 am

GIFS. GIFS EVERYWHERE.
Kargath wrote:We just put them under our usernames instead!
Either in your title or in the goddamn location.

Because everyone just LOVES favoring wit over revealing where you live OH HEAVENS NO
People of the AMS wrote:Yeah, content to empty space ratio is pretty lopsided. On the upside, short posts remind me of a guy whose head is 90% chin.
The logical solution would be everyone returning their gifts.

You know, like people do in real life.

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#47

Post by HarkZero » Mon Jun 13, 2011 1:14 am

People of the AMS wrote:Yeah, content to empty space ratio is pretty lopsided.
We could put some of the stats like thanked posts and points in a JavaScript pull-out menu, and keep only the essentials visible at all times.
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Post by е и ժ е я » Fri Jun 17, 2011 4:40 pm

That would involve modifying the code for VB, and probably isn't going to happen.
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#49

Post by Antisocial » Fri Jul 29, 2011 12:57 am

PIMP UP YOUR TAB HOMES

HOW ABOUT A WEB ICON MAN

ALL THE COOL SITES HAVE ONE

WE SHOULD TOTALLY GET ONE

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Post by CaptHayfever » Fri Jul 29, 2011 1:40 am

True story: My browser assigns VGF the same web icon as IMDb.

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#51

Post by Calamity Panfan » Fri Jul 29, 2011 2:35 am

Right now it's blank, but in the past VGF has had the same icon as GameFAQs, Pitchfork, Last.fm, and Amazon.
and that's the waaaaaaaaaay the news goes

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#52

Post by Antisocial » Wed Aug 17, 2011 3:54 am

...

So, um...

When will the site overhaul take place? Or is it already underway?

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#53

Post by Kargath » Wed Aug 17, 2011 7:24 am

lol what overhaul
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#54

Post by Saria Dragon of the Rain Wilds » Wed Aug 17, 2011 7:50 am

We have to wait for an upgrade to the forum software before we finalise pretty much anything else, since we may need to put it into specific formats, etc. This will all take time (and money).
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Post by Joker » Sat Aug 20, 2011 10:14 pm

How much money beacuse I'm willing to cough up some dough....
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How about a Magic Trick?? I'm going to make this pencil dissapear !

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#56

Post by Ultanium » Sun Sep 11, 2011 6:21 pm

Wao wao wao, VGF has a main site? Say whaaaaaaa-?

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Post by Validecember » Tue Mar 20, 2012 8:55 pm

Image

Waiting for the update.

But seriously, I'm interested in hearing about how things are going. Has any major progress been made?

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Post by Tyler » Tue Mar 20, 2012 9:08 pm

Valigarmander wrote:Image

Waiting for the update.

But seriously, I'm interested in hearing about how things are going. Has any major progress been made?
I agree with Val here on hearing on how the site is coming along. Any new features and such?

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Post by CaptHayfever » Wed Mar 21, 2012 12:33 am

^^What happened to the chair?

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#60

Post by Saria Dragon of the Rain Wilds » Wed Mar 21, 2012 1:08 am

Is it April yet?
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