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Really don't like the new look
« on: August 18, 2014, 01:52:57 PM »
I'm all for change, that's cool.  But for the people that have really "grown up" using the old look, is it possible to keep that as an option?  I'm a forum admin with years of experience, and I know that it's possible with many systems.

Just a thought.
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Re: Really don't like the new look
« Reply #1 on: August 18, 2014, 01:56:26 PM »
I second it, the fonts are just too large and hard to read... just some feedback.

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Re: Really don't like the new look
« Reply #2 on: August 18, 2014, 02:29:56 PM »
Change is good once in a while. I am sure things are still been worked on. What you see now is probably work in progress. Not the finished article. Can take time to put forum look together. As you try colours and various other things. Until you arrive at what exactly you are looking for. Let us wait and see it when the work is finished.
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Re: Really don't like the new look
« Reply #3 on: August 18, 2014, 02:37:11 PM »
Change can be good.  I just like the option of letting those stay if they want.
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Re: Really don't like the new look
« Reply #4 on: August 18, 2014, 04:18:53 PM »
well there must be some hitches in the "new" looks giddy-up because we keep going from old to new to old again.  Personally I like the old look colors etc.  the contrast is better for me.  I am getting older eyes.   :laugh3:  However I am sure I would become accustomed to the new 'look'.  right now, tbh,  I feel like my eyes are getting a bit of whiplash going back and forth like this.   :winking0008:  Hopefully the site's look will get all settled in soon.   I am sure gg is working diligently to get everything stable and running smoothly
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Re: Really don't like the new look
« Reply #5 on: August 18, 2014, 04:22:07 PM »
The new look has (had?) large text that made it weird to simply read what was going on.  I don't want to sound like white noise and be the "don't change it!" guy, but I like having the option of choosing my theme.
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Re: Really don't like the new look
« Reply #6 on: August 20, 2014, 06:05:49 PM »
I agree, I was much more fond of the original theme and would love the option to stay with it.
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Re: Really don't like the new look
« Reply #7 on: August 20, 2014, 06:12:30 PM »
Yep, I still have the same opinion.   :action-smiley-065: :happy0151:
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Re: Really don't like the new look
« Reply #8 on: August 20, 2014, 07:06:52 PM »
I don't like the changing back and forth it keeps me more confused and responding to this topic is really odd because I am seeing Huge Photos above everyone's reply and doesn't look good at all. I love the site and I don't want to be whiney or nagging because I know GreyGoose is doing his best and trying to do something I am not sure which look but I do love the old look better and it was easier . We will be okay though and have to adjust I just don't get why change something that was so good in the first place but I have no clue how to run a site or what it cost etc.. maybe this was is cheaper and it is FREE so I am gonna suck it up and say Thanks and I will adjust!!  :)
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Re: Really don't like the new look
« Reply #9 on: August 20, 2014, 09:26:08 PM »
the profile picture is HUGE now.  which has a perk---you can see Cuch's profile pic with much better detail,  :winking0008:  :P     However, the username is harder to see.  If I had my druthers, Cuch's profile pic notwithstanding,  it is better to have the username bigger.
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