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Re: Forum features and improvements discussion

Unread postby Jacketh » 2nd December, 2016, 8:43 pm

rxxli wrote:I like the new changes. I think they make a lot of sense.

But there is one major change that seems to be stuck... new theme? When are we making it default? What about the logo for it?


There has been quite a bit behind-the-scenes talk in the last couple of weeks. Hopefully over the next month it should be the default, and I think we're then having a logo competition that will be voted on.
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Re: Forum features and improvements discussion

Unread postby Unseasoned Chicken » 4th December, 2016, 10:44 pm

We need a way to mass upload pics, I wanna make a photo thread while I'm abroad but cba uploading 1 by 1
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Re: Forum features and improvements discussion

Unread postby muddylegs » 5th December, 2016, 2:22 pm

Is it possible to see which posts we've +1s on?
[6:50 PM] Flaggermus: muddy you cant just lynch people
[11:09 AM] TheWoahAlex: you can't lynch everyone!
[9:14 PM] Mestaris: MUDDY YOU CANT LYNCH PEOPLE. LYNCHING PEOPLE IS NOT A SOLUTION
[2:32 PM] Zefare: Muddy, you can't just lynch people!
[2:23 PM] bettasnail: you have a thing for lynching ppl don't you
[7:59 PM] AwesomeCDog: muddyyyyyyyyyyyyyyyyyyyyyyyyyyyyyyyy not everyone is ready and willing to hurt others
[9:42 PM] matiboi96: Lol rob you can't just order someone to amputate themselves!

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[5:32 PM] Tyler: Fuck me sideways and call me grandma

[7:38 PM] Mestaris: your fetishes are worse than mine

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Re: Forum features and improvements discussion

Unread postby Jacketh » 5th December, 2016, 2:37 pm

muddylegs wrote:Is it possible to see which posts we've +1s on?


Yeah it is. It's annoying, right? :P I think Rene is planning on introducing it soon.
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Re: Forum features and improvements discussion

Unread postby Jacketh » 5th December, 2016, 2:38 pm

Ethan™ wrote:We need a way to mass upload pics, I wanna make a photo thread while I'm abroad but cba uploading 1 by 1


Does the GTF uploader not do this?
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Re: Forum features and improvements discussion

Unread postby muddylegs » 5th December, 2016, 2:40 pm

Jacketh wrote:
Ethan™ wrote:We need a way to mass upload pics, I wanna make a photo thread while I'm abroad but cba uploading 1 by 1


Does the GTF uploader not do this?

Yeah, it does, I mass upload a lot :s

It's literally the same as it would be anywhere else, select multiple pictures then click upload...
[6:50 PM] Flaggermus: muddy you cant just lynch people
[11:09 AM] TheWoahAlex: you can't lynch everyone!
[9:14 PM] Mestaris: MUDDY YOU CANT LYNCH PEOPLE. LYNCHING PEOPLE IS NOT A SOLUTION
[2:32 PM] Zefare: Muddy, you can't just lynch people!
[2:23 PM] bettasnail: you have a thing for lynching ppl don't you
[7:59 PM] AwesomeCDog: muddyyyyyyyyyyyyyyyyyyyyyyyyyyyyyyyy not everyone is ready and willing to hurt others
[9:42 PM] matiboi96: Lol rob you can't just order someone to amputate themselves!

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[5:32 PM] Tyler: Fuck me sideways and call me grandma

[7:38 PM] Mestaris: your fetishes are worse than mine

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Re: Forum features and improvements discussion

Unread postby Jacketh » 5th December, 2016, 2:42 pm

Yeah, that is what I thought.

Silly Ethan.
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Re: Forum features and improvements discussion

Unread postby Example » 13th December, 2016, 12:24 am

maybe make it so you can embed instagram videos and pictures
oopsies if that's a thing already
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Re: Forum features and improvements discussion

Unread postby FirePhantom » 13th December, 2016, 6:13 am

[instagram]https://www.instagram.com/p/BN8LqBBBn-n/[/instagram]

:lol:

Welp, that was my quick attempt at cobbling something together. :dunno:

I'll try with more effort in the near future.
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Re: Forum features and improvements discussion

Unread postby Example » 23rd January, 2017, 4:26 am

we should find an active female and make her mod
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Re: Forum features and improvements discussion

Unread postby Unseasoned Chicken » 28th January, 2017, 9:57 pm

The whole forum's kinda fucked and dying let's do something!
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Re: Forum features and improvements discussion

Unread postby Example » 23rd March, 2017, 6:25 am

How much control over the new skins can you have
I don't wanna be a debbie downer or anything but theres not much eye popping color really
can you change the code for it in any way to give more skin options maybe?

I changed some colors myself in chrome so it looks different for me and was curious if it was possible to do it for everyone

Here is my bamboo theme
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and here is just a lighter blue
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Maybe craving some watermelon?

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Re: Forum features and improvements discussion

Unread postby Jacketh » 23rd March, 2017, 7:10 am

Example wrote:Image


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Bamboo is hurting my eyes a little but I love that blue & white - it is so much better.
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Re: Forum features and improvements discussion

Unread postby Dolly » 23rd March, 2017, 8:53 am

I love the watermelon one omg :heart:
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Re: Forum features and improvements discussion

Unread postby Anonymous Boy » 23rd March, 2017, 9:54 am

Example wrote:How much control over the new skins can you have
I don't wanna be a debbie downer or anything but theres not much eye popping color really
can you change the code for it in any way to give more skin options maybe?

I changed some colors myself in chrome so it looks different for me and was curious if it was possible to do it for everyone

We could make any number of custom colour schemes. I like your lighter blue one! :keke:

Would you like to let me know all the colours you changed and what you changed them to to make that one and your watermelon one?

Do you have a name for the lighter blue one also?

I'd be happy to add those two as options.
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Re: Forum features and improvements discussion

Unread postby KrisCross » 23rd March, 2017, 10:26 am

Am I the only one who likes bamboo? :rip:
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Re: Forum features and improvements discussion

Unread postby Example » 23rd March, 2017, 10:32 am

I pretty much used the original skins and just changed a couple things
so theres barely any code if it's confusing though just let me know
also feel free to fix any mistakes i made lmfao


I like the name Frostbite for the blue one lmfao but the name doesnt really matter to me that much
I basically used asphalt light with these changes

#1e90ff is the blue for the headers
#fff is the white for some icons and for some header words and the search bar block whiteness
the code was just this


.navbar-main-nav {
background-color: #1e90ff;
border-bottom: 5px solid #1e3449;
height: 60px;
margin: -20px -20px 0;
}

.block-header {
background-color: #1e90ff;
color: #fff;
font-size: 1.077em;
line-height: 50px;
padding-left: 20px;
}

ul.topiclist li.header {
background-color: #1e90ff;
}


.navbar-main-nav ul.linklist.leftside [class^="icon-quarto"]::before, .navbar-main-nav ul.linklist.not-logged-in [class^="icon-quarto"]::before {
color: #fff;
font-size: 13px;
margin-right: 5px;
}

.navbar-main-nav ul.linklist.rightside > li > a > [class^="icon-quarto"]::before {
color: #fff;
font-size: 26px;
}


#search-box button.button2 {
background-color: #fff;
border: 0 none;
cursor: pointer;
float: right;
height: 46px;
width: 46px;
}

#footer #footer-links {
color: #fff;
}

#footer {
background-color: #1e90ff;
margin: 0 -20px -20px;
}


#footer-inner {
border-top: 5px solid #1e90ff;
margin: 0 auto;
}

li.header dt, li.header dd {
color: #fff;
}




For the watermelon one I used the Amazon light skin and the codes are

#db6161 for the Pink headers and the bar under the selected page
#ad3838 for the darker pink for whatever the selected page square is
#157241 For the green background
#fff for some font and icons again
and the code i used it slike


.navbar-main-nav {
background-color: #db6161;
border-bottom: 5px solid #09331c;
height: 60px;
margin: -20px -20px 0;
}

.block-header {
background-color: #db6161;
color: #fff;
font-size: 1.077em;
line-height: 50px;
padding-left: 20px;
}

ul.topiclist li.header {
background-color: #db6161;
}


.navbar-main-nav ul.linklist.leftside [class^="icon-quarto"]::before, .navbar-main-nav ul.linklist.not-logged-in [class^="icon-quarto"]::before {
color: #fff;
font-size: 13px;
margin-right: 5px;
}

.navbar-main-nav ul.linklist.rightside > li > a > [class^="icon-quarto"]::before {
color: #fff;
font-size: 26px;
}


#search-box button.button2 {
background-color: #fff;
border: 0 none;
cursor: pointer;
float: right;
height: 46px;
width: 46px;
}

#footer #footer-links {
color: #fff;
}

#footer {
background-color: #db6161;
margin: 0 -20px -20px;
}


#footer-inner {
border-top: 5px solid #db6161;
margin: 0 auto;
}

li.header dt, li.header dd {
color: #fff;
}

.navbar-main-nav ul.linklist.leftside > li.active a {
background-color: #ad3838;
border-bottom: 5px solid #db6161;
}


html, body {
background-color: #157241;
color: #000;
}
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Re: Forum features and improvements discussion

Unread postby Anonymous Boy » 23rd March, 2017, 6:22 pm

KrisCross wrote:Am I the only one who likes bamboo? :rip:

Am I the only one who finds white on light green a bit difficult to read? :rip:

I mean, if this is just me I'll happily put the bamboo one up too :D I just want to make sure there aren't any legibility issues for a person with average vision.

For now, Quarto Frostbite and Quarto Watermelon are up! Click here to jump straight to the preferences page to try them out.

I made a few adjustments to improve legibility under some circumstances.

Kyler, if you come across anything else you'd like to change to them later, just let me know.
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Re: Forum features and improvements discussion

Unread postby Example » 23rd March, 2017, 6:46 pm

looks good
for the blue skin though
might have to change the font on the header to white inside of the forums

like when you enter the actual forum like if you click anything goes the header fonts are still dark
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Re: Forum features and improvements discussion

Unread postby KrisCross » 23rd March, 2017, 7:00 pm

Anonymous Boy wrote:Am I the only one who finds white on light green a bit difficult to read? :rip:

I can read it just fine, but maybe that's just me tho, perhaps a little more greyscale could improve legibility?

I just like it as it's very playful and fresh compared to the other themes.
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