Styleforum gets a fresh face - now live

Discussion in 'Classic Menswear' started by j, Jan 4, 2013.

  1. j

    j (stands for Jerk) Admin

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    You've probably noticed by now that the site redesign has gone live. We've changed quite a few things, and as always, we will need to iron out a few things here and there.

    We've changed 'Men's Clothing' (which was always sort of a 'duh' and vague forum title) to 'Classic Menswear' which we think more accurately describes the subject matter.

    Other than that, I will quote from the 'preview' announcement:

    1) a khaki and black color scheme which is more attractive easier on the eyes;
    2) Special fonts that add to the character of the forum with a Verdana body font and fewer font sizes, making hours and hours of reading and posting easier and more enjoyable
    3) a more intuitive top navigation bar.

    Everything was done with the user experience in mind.

    Oh, and we even included a "classic view", configurable from your account settings, if you feel nostalgic for the "Sparta!" colors.


    To switch to the 'classic view':

    Click your name in the upper right corner, and then click "Account Details".



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    From there, scroll down to the bottom and find the dropdown entitled "Visual Preferences". Select "Styleforum Blue", click save, and you're off to the races.



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    We hope you enjoy the new look. (et apres cette poste, le deluge.)

    J.
     
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  2. Cary Grant

    Cary Grant Senior member

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    Nicely done- I like what I am seeing so far.
     


  3. Jhors2

    Jhors2 Senior member

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    Going to take a little getting used to, but I like the interface :)
     


  4. MalfordOfLondon

    MalfordOfLondon Senior member

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    Bravo - and that's one of my old photos for the "classic menswear" banners :)
     
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  7. Cant kill da Rooster

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    +1
     


  8. JayJay

    JayJay Senior member

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    I love the new look. Bravo!
     


  9. beowolf

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    Love the look, clean and professional.
     


  10. j

    j (stands for Jerk) Admin

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  11. Thanks SF (a new me)

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    ..i like the new clean look...Stitches leading the way in post count ...3rd overall
     


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    SpooPoker Internet Bigtimer and Most Popular Man on Campus Dubiously Honored Affiliate Vendor

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  13. eztantz

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    Interface is nice - gonna take time getting adjusted, its kinda hard to make out the differences between posts as both colors are very light. Nice though.

    Any estimate on when you guys will be fixing the filter on the B&S forum. It's a royal pain searching through it these days...
     
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  14. bourbonbasted

    bourbonbasted Cyber Eliitist

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    Big fan of this. Well done guys. Looks really slick.
     


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    Looks Great So Far!!!!
     


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