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Klora Plast (New Admin) 8/7/2003 12:06 PM EST : Sons of Morrigan (DAoC)
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After a few months of newbie hell in HTML here is the website I have created for our guild on Hibernia/Guinevere:



I have yet to try custom borders and boxes or CSS yet, but for a n00b I think I did pretty good. I think SoM is a great example of what people who are new to html can do with the tools Guildportal provides.

Tell me what you think
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Klora Plast (New Admin) 8/7/2003 12:08 PM EST : RE: Sons of Morrigan (DAoC)
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hmmm...I guess i am not very good at html. Here is the long ugly link...

http://www.guildportal.com/Guild.aspx?GuildID=5902&TabID=46246

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10459_Inactive (New Admin) 8/7/2003 7:09 PM EST : RE: Sons of Morrigan (DAoC)
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I think you've done a nice job for your virgin foray into HTML. One suggestion I might humbly make is possibly reducing the size of your banner. It seems just a tad bit overbearing. =)
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Deleted User (New Admin) 8/8/2003 3:06 AM EST : RE: Sons of Morrigan (DAoC)

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/agree very good job! I felt inclined to pick up my sword and charge into battle after settling in for a bit
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Klora Plast (New Admin) 8/27/2003 8:09 AM EST : RE: Sons of Morrigan (DAoC)
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I agree it is rather large. I kinda like the in your face quality of it...

I am also on high speed access, so I have no idea if that banner takes for ever to load.

I will ask around the guild to see if our members are taking more than a few seconds to load it. If so i sould probably shrink it some.

Feel free to add any suggestions, I love criticism!


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10459_Inactive (New Admin) 8/27/2003 7:12 PM EST : RE: Sons of Morrigan (DAoC)
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I'm also on high speed. I wasn't so much referring to loading times as I was aesthetics and user-friendliness.
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536936664_Inactive (New Admin) 8/28/2003 4:44 AM EST : RE: Sons of Morrigan (DAoC)
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Posts With Wolves

I love the way you guys did your guild member images.  I'm definately going to be changing our system to look like yours in the coming month.  Nice!
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Klora Plast (New Admin) 4/17/2004 12:48 AM EST : RE: Sons of Morrigan (DAoC)
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/bump for new updates on featured guilds =)

I learned a bit more about HTML, but I am still a newb.

Our site is done with a minimum of HTML knowledge, I think we have a good example of what can be done with Guildportal basics.

I am going to dive into creating a CSS, look for the new look soon.

Thanks Aaron and GP, and all the great sites for inspiration.

~K-Mann
Heal Jockey
Sons of Morrigan
Hibernia/Guinevere
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Hatsepsut (New Admin) 4/19/2004 10:46 AM EST : RE: Sons of Morrigan (DAoC)
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/agree on the banner comment. Other than that, I must say I am impressed. Very nice layout/aestethics and colour scheme overall.

Side note: My ad blocker seems to do funny things/is not able to distinguish what is an ad and what isn't. The first time I loaded the page, all the background images/member images as well as the banner were treated like ads and blocked, which gave the page ad "odd" look to say the least.
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Ironhand (Guild Admin) 5/7/2004 2:13 PM EST : RE: Sons of Morrigan (DAoC)

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Very nice site so far... I like the banner... our site's banners are roughtly the same size.  So, to me the size is fine

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