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by gavins
Mon Jul 06, 2009 12:08 pm
Forum: ReactOS Website discussion
Topic: new website layout contest
Replies: 165
Views: 374252

Re: new website layout contest

I'd also like to say that I like Chloris' proposal. Waaayyy cool! :D
by gavins
Mon Jul 06, 2009 12:06 pm
Forum: ReactOS Website discussion
Topic: new website layout contest
Replies: 165
Views: 374252

Re: new website layout contest

coldReactive wrote: I don't think dark is very compatible with the logo. The problem is that the ReactOS logo currently only includes 3 colours: blue, black and white. It's really hard to create a new theme for the site when you have to keep a very similar colour scheme. I think black does work wit...
by gavins
Mon Jul 06, 2009 12:14 am
Forum: ReactOS Website discussion
Topic: new website layout contest
Replies: 165
Views: 374252

Re: new website layout contest

There have been some really good submissions now so I think this will be my last as I don't think I can compete. It's just nice to have some options to compare against. I've taken note of comments on my earlier design and hopefully this new design will be both a completely new theme, yet still easy ...
by gavins
Thu Jul 02, 2009 4:58 pm
Forum: ReactOS Website discussion
Topic: new website layout contest
Replies: 165
Views: 374252

Re: new website layout contest

Hence why I'm not a professional. Lol! :D

Guess I'll go right back to the drawing board and rethink how to keep it clean yet easy to navigate.

Thanks for all your input though guys; it helps highlight design problems that I'd never thought about before.
by gavins
Thu Jul 02, 2009 4:30 pm
Forum: ReactOS Website discussion
Topic: new website layout contest
Replies: 165
Views: 374252

Re: new website layout contest

I've no idea what DOM is but I'll take your word for it that it won't work and I'll have to have a rethink of the idea. :D
by gavins
Thu Jul 02, 2009 3:44 pm
Forum: ReactOS Website discussion
Topic: new website layout contest
Replies: 165
Views: 374252

Re: new website layout contest

Thanks for the feedback. I'm not a professional website designer so if my ideas are a little unfeasible it's helpful to have feedback so I don't try to do things that are not achievable. I've seen tutorials that create the drop-down menu effect using CSS. This could be used instead of Javascript lea...
by gavins
Thu Jul 02, 2009 3:22 pm
Forum: ReactOS Website discussion
Topic: new website layout contest
Replies: 165
Views: 374252

Re: new website layout contest

This is just a quick image of a possible layout you might use. I haven't made any radical changes to the existing theme of the site but I have tried to minimise the amount of content on the homepage so that it does not appear cluttered and is easy to navigate. I figure the drop-down menus are the wa...