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Site Polls Thread, Do you prefer lighter or darker site designs? in EduGeek Stuff; For me, the darker the better .. just like my soul .. I mean, erm .. How about those annoying ...
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    For me, the darker the better .. just like my soul .. I mean, erm ..

    How about those annoying floaty menus that you have to chase around the screen that I know became very popular with web design agencies .. I mean, way to go, make your site hard to use, that's going to get you the business ..

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    Wow this is pretty split down the middle actually which means more workies for me

    Another poll will be coming soon.

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    Dark at night, light during the day...

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    Quote Originally Posted by localzuk View Post
    Dark at night, light during the day...
    Would people actually like the site to do a night/day switch? it is possible to code it but its hard to tell if people are joking or not

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    Quote Originally Posted by ZeroHour View Post
    Would people actually like the site to do a night/day switch? it is possible to code it but its hard to tell if people are joking or not
    Got an account on another forum and you can set your profile theme in your profile settings so could you not make a drop down menu to allow us to

    1. set it to light
    2. set it to dark
    3. set it by day or night depending on post code or location
    4. add custom themes which are downloadable from sites a , b or c ??

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    Quote Originally Posted by ZeroHour View Post
    Would people actually like the site to do a night/day switch? it is possible to code it but its hard to tell if people are joking or not
    I'd go for it - as at work, light fits with my office, but at home I prefer dark sites.

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    I would also go for one that does it by timezone. Dark from 6pm-6am...light from 6am-6pm :-) sounds like a plan.

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    Quote Originally Posted by ZeroHour View Post
    Would people actually like the site to do a night/day switch? it is possible to code it but its hard to tell if people are joking or not
    If it's possible to switch can we have the option to choose light or dark instead... That way we'll all be happy... Maybe

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    Quote Originally Posted by elsiegee40 View Post
    If it's possible to switch can we have the option to choose light or dark instead... That way we'll all be happy... Maybe
    I presume your talking about mobile access not desktop site? as that can be changed currently via the next to the notifications menu at the top left of any page.

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    I like night day swtiches. A forum I used to frequent had a nice Flash sun/moon clock they use. They don't change the colour scheme of the site to match though.
    Last edited by Dos_Box; 7th July 2011 at 09:43 PM.

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    Dark like my heart!

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    Quote Originally Posted by ZeroHour View Post
    I presume your talking about mobile access not desktop site? as that can be changed currently via the http://www.edugeek.net/image/style_selector.png next to the notifications menu at the top left of any page.
    I do that already... Use the light grey theme... I was assuming you were intending to change things again.

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