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From: Stefan Huszics <sauron@...>
Subject: Re: some proposals
Date: Fri, 07 Jan 2005 22:41:10 +0100
Marc Boeker wrote:

> as ian already said the boxes on the bottom of the page are looking 
> very lonely. perhabst it is possible to integrate some of the 
> important links into the right container to fill this right area.

I think that would be a misstake, mixing ads and important links. I 
really like those boxes on the frontpage. I don't nessecarily think they 
have to be on all pages though. They are greate for instant access to a 
specific area of interest or for highlighting the most important part 
for newcomers, but once you start browsing around on the site I think 
it's probably enough to have the accesspoint only from the top navbar.
However I think it would look a lot better to have the boxes at the 
bottom centered then in 1 corner.

> another thing which looks strage to me is the size of the page. i've 
> tested it in firefox, mozilla and konqueror but in all these browsers 
> the horizontal scrollbars is visible and i can scroll about 30px to 
> the right. my screen resolution is 1280x1024. is it only in my case, 
> or has someone else the same problem?

I have the same on
http://geocities.com/curtis119/gentoo/about.html
but I suspect it's the yahoobanner messing things up

> the sponsor text under the ads is in my opinion a bit to near under 
> the images. perhabst a small spacer will fix this.

Agreed

> we need a place to host a sample test pages (maybe with cvs access) 
> 'cause this annoying yahoo javascript/overkill/layer/pop-up sucks ;)

Indeed, a wiki or something where you could upload pages would be quite 
much better.

/SH
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