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New format for forums........what do you think?

Discussion in 'Help Forum' started by Bazza, Jun 29, 2018.

  1. Bazza

    Bazza GC Hall of Fame

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    Testing 1,2,3,4.......

    Font color options? :emoji_thinking:
     
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  2. acegator

    acegator GC Hall of Fame

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    Horrible! Please go back to the orginal!

    the screen is one third the size

    It looks like the forums when they were first invented many years ago.

    the only good thing is the avitar is a square and not a circle which would cut off a portion of your picture

    the small spacing makes for less words in a row and longer scroll downs to get to the bottom of the thread.

    too much white and bright.

    What are other forum website options besides GC?
     
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  3. antny

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    Not a fan at the moment but I imagine any change is hard to take at first. On initial reaction I'm not a fan of the fewer text per screen and longer scroll to read even one post.
     
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  4. gatordavisl

    gatordavisl VIP Member

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    Ima be honest . . . . it looks like :emoji_fearful:
    This seemed to come out of nowhere. Did we know a change was a comin'? Not that they owe that to us; I'm just curious. The other look seemed cleaner and more . . . Gator.
     
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  5. GatorHighlights

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    Bold. There’s a lot of bold.
     
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  6. mdfgator

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    Looks like we went back to the 90's
     
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  7. Bazza

    Bazza GC Hall of Fame

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    Yeah...we need to go back at least one more decade....to get to the 80's --- where things were SO MUCH BETTER! :D

     
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  8. RayGator

    RayGator Moderator VIP Member

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    That’s what I posted on the Mod forum. The width is about 1/3 the size. With big chunks of the side not being used.
     
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  9. tegator80

    tegator80 GC Hall of Fame

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    To quote....someone.

    "Don't fix what isn't broken."


    Why was the old way broken???
     
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  10. GatorSean

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    It's strange this is being billed as "more modern".
     
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  11. hoyt233

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    Prattvile, AL-Go Lions!
    Bizarro World.
     
  12. anstro76

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    The mobile site is nice. Much better than the tapatalk app
     
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  13. KronoGator

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    Ugly.
     
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  14. INGATORSWETRUST

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    You have made Nussmeier’s offense look exciting by comparison

    But how do you really feel?
     
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  15. acegator

    acegator GC Hall of Fame

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    Also the notification green flag doesn't work. you quoted me and I have no notice unless I hover over the flag. Why are they going to try to impliment it if is is so much worse than the other board?
     
  16. Speedofsand

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    Looks like mobile browser format. I can change size but it still don't fit the laptop screen. Not an improvement.
     
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  17. bperkins10

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    I like the menu, but that does not come close to how much I dislike the stuff that is mentioned others above.
     
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  18. MtownGator

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    Could've used a heads up this will change soon sticky unless I just completely missed it.
    Still toying with the new site.
     
  19. ThePlayer

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    As WC Fields once said "I'd rather have two girls at 21 than one at 42."
    (This site is kinda feels like 3 girls at 62....disturbing). :eek:

    If GC wanted to 'upgrade' they should have stolen what FloridaGators.com once had.
    That was an incredible site and now that they're gone....who would care?
    The "search forums" section does not help.
     
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  20. your_perfect_enemy

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    The new format makes those stupid green uniforms look good
     
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