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Re: Please check my test page ASAP!
From Linda on 12 Nov '99
replying to Re: Please check my test page ASAP! posted by Nicholas

>Well, I checked you're site, I mean your site.

Very good, very good! ;->

>On Netscape 3.01/586, the "Free Article" button is poking way
>into the second TD. As are the lines "Receive, by email, a FREE..."
>and "You are visitor number..."
>
>Didn't check the links, since it's 11am and my clicking finger
>is already fatigued. However the links confused me, for subtle
>reasons. First was the color; purple tells my subconscious that
>they're already-visited, but since I've never been here, that
>tells me that they aren't links. Or something. I don't get it
>until I pass the mouse over them. The red for current link is
>good, but my mind doesn't quite get it until I visit the second
>page. (I always ad a little arrow right next to the current
>page, clarifies the system faster.)
>
>There's something unlinky about the typesetting as well;
>leading too thin? Not set away from other text enough.

Thanks so much for your comments! These are some I hadn't heard before. I just e-mailed the Web designer to let him know.

>Then I went over to the links in the right side bar
>(purple, that means links on this site) and found that
>they were not links. Huh? Unfinished?

That's just a list to fill up some of the right sidebar. Won't visitors expect text links to be underlined? I hate to get rid of the purple, as it's the same color I use on my letterhead, business cards, etc.!

Thanks again. I appreciate your help!

Cheers,

Linda




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