DroidForums Site Software Upgrade On July 1st 2014 (Tomorrow)

Discussion in 'Android News' started by dgstorm, Jun 30, 2014.

  1. LoneWolfArcher

    LoneWolfArcher Silver Member

    Joined:
    Dec 29, 2009
    Messages:
    1,514
    Likes Received:
    319
    Trophy Points:
    128
    Ratings:
    +397
    Capture.GIF
     
  2. PereDroid

    PereDroid Gold Member

    Joined:
    Jan 25, 2010
    Messages:
    2,873
    Likes Received:
    1,186
    Trophy Points:
    348
    Location:
    Cleveland, Ohio
    Ratings:
    +1,451
    Current Phone Model:
    Moto Turbo
    Forums look phenomenal. Really need to get the main landing page back to the news like it was though. I miss that bigtime.
     
    • Like Like x 5
  3. Jeffrey

    Jeffrey DF Administrator Staff Member Premium Member

    Joined:
    Jan 30, 2012
    Messages:
    4,702
    Likes Received:
    1,963
    Trophy Points:
    533
    Location:
    Thailand
    Ratings:
    +2,199
    Current Phone Model:
    Phoneless
    Working on it.. See anything else that is missing?
     
  4. Mustang02

    Mustang02 Silver Member

    Joined:
    Aug 8, 2010
    Messages:
    1,828
    Likes Received:
    373
    Trophy Points:
    113
    Location:
    Ohio
    Ratings:
    +446
    Current Phone Model:
    Droid Maxx
    About time another site went to Xenforo.
    Any plans on another style? Little hard to differentiate between gray and white.
     
    • Like Like x 1
  5. danDroid

    danDroid DF Administrator Staff Member

    Joined:
    Oct 20, 2009
    Messages:
    2,404
    Likes Received:
    154
    Trophy Points:
    128
    Ratings:
    +157
    We are still tweaking the skin. What different would you like to see in the new skin? Can you give me some examples?
     
  6. leeshor

    leeshor DF Super Moderator Staff Member

    Joined:
    Jan 30, 2012
    Messages:
    3,885
    Likes Received:
    1,002
    Trophy Points:
    258
    Location:
    Norcross, GA - USA
    Ratings:
    +1,120
    Having that same issue myself. But I'm old too..;)
     
  7. leeshor

    leeshor DF Super Moderator Staff Member

    Joined:
    Jan 30, 2012
    Messages:
    3,885
    Likes Received:
    1,002
    Trophy Points:
    258
    Location:
    Norcross, GA - USA
    Ratings:
    +1,120
    Look at my sig as an example. The text that doesn't have a link is quite light.
     
  8. PereDroid

    PereDroid Gold Member

    Joined:
    Jan 25, 2010
    Messages:
    2,873
    Likes Received:
    1,186
    Trophy Points:
    348
    Location:
    Cleveland, Ohio
    Ratings:
    +1,451
    Current Phone Model:
    Moto Turbo
    You have a sig?

    Nope. Love everything else. Nice work.
     
    • Like Like x 1
  9. PereDroid

    PereDroid Gold Member

    Joined:
    Jan 25, 2010
    Messages:
    2,873
    Likes Received:
    1,186
    Trophy Points:
    348
    Location:
    Cleveland, Ohio
    Ratings:
    +1,451
    Current Phone Model:
    Moto Turbo
    Wait... one more. lol
    I think the logo up top looks kind of bad now. Too dark. If it's staying like that with the wide bar, it should be centered.

    *Idea* Logo Contest?
     
  10. danDroid

    danDroid DF Administrator Staff Member

    Joined:
    Oct 20, 2009
    Messages:
    2,404
    Likes Received:
    154
    Trophy Points:
    128
    Ratings:
    +157
    Is it easier to read with a white background?

     
  11. PereDroid

    PereDroid Gold Member

    Joined:
    Jan 25, 2010
    Messages:
    2,873
    Likes Received:
    1,186
    Trophy Points:
    348
    Location:
    Cleveland, Ohio
    Ratings:
    +1,451
    Current Phone Model:
    Moto Turbo
    Overwrote my post by accident.
    Other then the landing page I have no other comments besides the logo.
     
  12. dgstorm

    dgstorm Editor in Chief Staff Member Premium Member

    Joined:
    Dec 30, 2010
    Messages:
    9,285
    Likes Received:
    2,896
    Trophy Points:
    478
    Location:
    Austin, TX
    Ratings:
    +3,056
    lol! Yep! It looks like PereDroid read our minds danDroid. We are probably planning to have a logo contest at some point after we iron out the bigger issues.
     
  13. danDroid

    danDroid DF Administrator Staff Member

    Joined:
    Oct 20, 2009
    Messages:
    2,404
    Likes Received:
    154
    Trophy Points:
    128
    Ratings:
    +157
    lol, we were just talking about that yesterday.. It may be time for DroidForums logo v2 :)
     
  14. leeshor

    leeshor DF Super Moderator Staff Member

    Joined:
    Jan 30, 2012
    Messages:
    3,885
    Likes Received:
    1,002
    Trophy Points:
    258
    Location:
    Norcross, GA - USA
    Ratings:
    +1,120
    The problem is a lack of contrast, Same goes for reading the text under thread views. I don't feel the white needs to be changed but maybe the system font.
     
  15. Mustang02

    Mustang02 Silver Member

    Joined:
    Aug 8, 2010
    Messages:
    1,828
    Likes Received:
    373
    Trophy Points:
    113
    Location:
    Ohio
    Ratings:
    +446
    Current Phone Model:
    Droid Maxx
    Xenforo likes to use a lot of light gray and white. Not sure what really works best but I like darker backgrounds to offset it.
     
Search tags for this page

software update july 2014 android