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    please review (another) site

    I was inspired by this thread to make my own design site. Please review my site:

    http://www.radioactiverabbit.com/design/

    (I apologize for being a youngster that steals business from professionals)

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    The colors are a bit out there and it doesnt have much of a layout. It is valid and everything but its just looks like a horizontal row or links and some text and some colors splashed around it to me.

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    As said before, the colors are ok. Font names with spaces in them need to have double quotes around them, ie "Berlin Sans FB"

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    Well im glad i inspired you. as was said earlier the colors are way out there

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    What's so "out there" about the colors? I wanted to make the site stand out, 'cause I'm tired of all the sites with plain backgrounds.

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    Funky colors is not the type of "stand out" you should be looking for...

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    I'd agree, standing out is good, but not for the wrong reasons. Perhaps you could play around with the colors more.

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    "I've chosen a black background for most of my text because it's easier on the eyes than staring at a white screen. Think about it: your monitor is not a piece of paper, no matter how hard you try to make it one. Staring at a white background while you read is like staring at a light bulb (don't believe me? Try turning off the lights next time you use a word processor). Would you stare at a light bulb for hours at a time? Not if you want to keep your vision." Maddox


    http://www.maddox.xmission.com/c.cgi?u=faq


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    Okay, I changed the colors. Let me know what you think. The background is off-white (#F0F0F0).

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    Looks better I think. But I had an idea, what if you went with a simple gradiant. Just a thin image that would span 100% on the y axis of your site and repeat on the x axis? Just some more spare change I had in my pockets.

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    The off-white color doesn't work with your Logo, and not with your link colors and such. I have some obsessive complusive disorder about having a black background and have everything else some sort of red color...

    I'd change the background, or the other colors.

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    How 'bout now?

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    I am a blue person, like I said I would use a gradiant to fade from the top to the bottom, make it a smooth transition... but thats just me. It would be a blue gradiant....

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    Originally posted by iniquity101
    Staring at a white background while you read is like staring at a light bulb
    I highly disagree with that statement, but hey... I've always found dark text on a light background easier to read.

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