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    Bolder icons?

    I have noticed the "Report post" button looks much more enticing now, kind of that don't push the red button phenomenon (When you know you really want to push it all the time). I do like all the extra "little" touches that have been updated lately, it is like a miniature scavenger hunt.


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    Re: Bolder icons?

    Anyone else notice the purple and pink tints that were around for about an hour earlier?


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    Re: Bolder icons?

    The new thread and post reply buttons were gold for me a while ago but no purple or pink.


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    Re: Bolder icons?

    No, the white above and below the threads was pinkish, and the threads were purply for a while.


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    Re: Bolder icons?

    :) I'm just playing around with some different button styles. Any preferences?


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    You are supposed to stay away from these on the weekdays. J/K


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    Re: Bolder icons?

    You definitely notice the buttons more this way, don't really have a preference one way or another.


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    Re: Bolder icons?

    I don't care for the buttons that are up now.


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    Re: Bolder icons?

    I am liking the red bottons. Maybe make the font a little sharper and not so round and it will look nice.


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    Re: Bolder icons?

    If you stay with the red, you will have to background the rep and report buttons with grey instead of white, so they look more round.


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    Re: Bolder icons?

    Quote Originally Posted by 4VR4CY View Post
    I don't care for the buttons that are up now.
    What would you want changed about them? Obviously just about everything is different about the new ones so any help is appreciated so I don't mess anything up:) Is round vs rectangle better? Bold vs some-what plain?

    Thanks for the feedback everybody, hopefully I can find something everybody thinks looks good.


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    Re: Bolder icons?

    Quote Originally Posted by brianhos View Post
    If you stay with the red, you will have to background the rep and report buttons with grey instead of white, so they look more round.
    That was the next step but I wanted to get the initial style down first. Once everybody settles on some common ground, I'll make sure all the small touches look good.


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    Re: Bolder icons?

    ok, I like the red, but my website look and feel radar is going off.

    Suggestion: Make the logged in logo the same look and feel as the rep/report logos, it looks kinda goofy with them being differnt. Maybe take the red button from the rep/report, and leave the red buttons for the other things. I love the thread and reply buttons.


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    Re: Bolder icons?

    I like the red...but the boxy gold behind them is a bit odd.



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    Re: Bolder icons?

    Just bumping this to get feedback from the day shift.


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