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    Website launched - have a look please :)

    Just moved new website from development to live folder.

    Any feedback much appreciated

    Welcome to the Frontpage

    Thanks

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    Nice... Very clean looking! Easy on the eyes, although some of the text could maybe do with being slightly darker.

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    Good use of the package. Like it.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Ric_ View Post
    Nice... Very clean looking! Easy on the eyes, although some of the text could maybe do with being slightly darker.
    I agree, it is very nicely done. I think the login box should be at the top though.

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    I agree with the above re the login box and darker text. I'm not a fan of the big headers but otherwise a nice site

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    You hosted on Web2 by any chance? Site won't load for me and nor will my schools site.

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    same here, doesnt load....

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    I get cannot display page.... 11.44pm (still offline as of 12.37am)

    Also (from looking at the link) consider using a SEO ext so you get better headers (I.E Schools Name - Homepage), just makes your search rank a little bit higher
    Last edited by mossj; 17th April 2009 at 12:27 AM.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Edu-IT View Post
    You hosted on Web2 by any chance?
    Bingo!
    Been up and down for a while. Just as I went to proudly show it to boss we got the unavailable message

    Seems to be up again now though. *fingers crossed*

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    You could change the favicon to something other than the joomla one, would make it look slightly more professional. Also it looks like you haven't changed the meta discriptions (done in system settings in the backend).

    Also consider turning on breadcrumbs, it helps alot with users navigating your site and stops them getting the horrible 'lost' feeling.

    but looks good
    Last edited by mossj; 17th April 2009 at 03:22 PM.

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    Quote Originally Posted by mossj View Post
    You could change the favicon to something other than the joomla one, would make it look slightly more professional. Also it looks like you haven't changed the meta discriptions (done in system settings in the backend)
    You are quite right - thanks for that, I had forgotten.
    I'll add those to the list.

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    Have to say it looks very nice and clean

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    I'd also reverse the order of the navigation.

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    One really small issue, well tweak really, would be to specifiy the dimensions of the *banner* image rotator. I live it when a page lays its self out while the content loads rather then after the content arrives.
    Other wise its nice

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