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SITE NEWS: Design Refresh

We’re excited to unveil our new website design with the goal of improving your user experience. And don’t worry - all of your favorite writers, columns and products are back this season. Here is what you can expect from the new design...

What’s New:
• Design & Organization: The overall look and feel of the site has been modernized to include larger fonts, better image resolution and layout refinement to get you to your favorite stats and articles faster. (We know we still have work to do on the tables and it's on our list.)
• Mobile Optimization: Hello 2018, we have finally optimized for mobile and will continue to make improvements over the season (mostly to the table layouts).
• Homepage Article Gallery: The gallery at the top of the home page will feature the six most recent stories.

What’s Different:
• Search: We still have work to do to optimize the search function and have removed it for now, so it doesn’t cause frustration. Search will be back sometime in the near future.
• Historical Products: We’ve reorganized our Store so it’s easier to navigate and moved historical products dating back to 2009 to this page.

We will continue to make minor improvements over the season but we’re taking a break from rolling out any more major changes for now, so that your experience isn’t interrupted.

As always, we would love to hear your thoughts and feedback and let us know if you have any questions about where anything is located.

Comments

99 comments, Last at 17 Aug 2018, 1:56am

1 Re: SITE NEWS: Design Refresh

by junglejoe_lv // Aug 06, 2018 - 8:13pm

Yay!!!

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2 Re: SITE NEWS: Design Refresh

by dbostedo // Aug 06, 2018 - 8:13pm

Love it so far!

One issue... I don't see new comments being marked in any way. The way they used to be highlighted was great, making it easy to find new comments when I return to a discussion. Is that going to be maintained?

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3 Re: SITE NEWS: Design Refresh

by Aaron Schatz // Aug 06, 2018 - 8:25pm

Yes. You'll see that new comments are olive green in the header, old comments are grey, and FO staff comments are bright green.

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13 Re: SITE NEWS: Design Refresh

by dbostedo // Aug 06, 2018 - 11:03pm

Thanks - I see that now. Hadn't noticed! (And I also liked the yellow more, I think... it was so easy to see the new comments on a 200+ reply Audibles discussion when scrolling quickly, for instance. )

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19 Re: SITE NEWS: Design Refresh

by Jerry // Aug 07, 2018 - 3:33am

Although I'd imagine I'll adjust to different greens in time, the yellow was nice and quick.

And on the home page, it was always nice when the comments line for an article mentioned that there were new comments. It saves a lot of time going in to see that there's nothing new.

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23 Re: SITE NEWS: Design Refresh

by Raiderfan // Aug 07, 2018 - 6:04am

Another vote to for yellow.

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56 Re: SITE NEWS: Design Refresh

by Dan // Aug 07, 2018 - 5:55pm

And on the home page, it was always nice when the comments line for an article mentioned that there were new comments.

+1

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69 Re: SITE NEWS: Design Refresh

by Richie // Aug 08, 2018 - 1:33pm

I still wish there was a way to receive e-mail notifications of replies on a topic. Sometimes a good conversation dies just because the thread is a couple days old and people stop checking it.

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74 Re: SITE NEWS: Design Refresh

by Bright Blue Shorts // Aug 08, 2018 - 3:40pm

You know that if you click My Account then Track you can see what the updates on threads are?

Use to be a "Recent Posts" button which showed them for all - not just the ones you commented on. But that's gone.

Of course none of that helps if other people don't know the thread is still going. But then there's nothing to say they'd Email Subscribe.

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76 Re: SITE NEWS: Design Refresh

by Richie // Aug 08, 2018 - 4:04pm

I did not know. Thanks.

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24 Re: SITE NEWS: Design Refresh

by apk3000 // Aug 07, 2018 - 7:37am

Ha, I guess you need to actually refresh a page to see the difference. It's good enough I suppose, SBN's comment section has spoiled me. :)

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4 Re: SITE NEWS: Design Refresh

by Dave0 // Aug 06, 2018 - 8:25pm

looking good!

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5 Re: SITE NEWS: Design Refresh

by Raiderjoe // Aug 06, 2018 - 8:34pm

Like

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30 Re: SITE NEWS: Design Refresh

by Aaron Brooks Good Twin // Aug 07, 2018 - 9:53am

And you've implemented a spell-check!

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6 Re: SITE NEWS: Design Refresh

by young curmudgeon // Aug 06, 2018 - 8:49pm

So now it looks like every other website, instead of the cool, retro look of the old one!

Ha! Just being a curmudgeon, I expect it will work more smoothly and will be easy to get used to. However, I do think space somehow needs to be made for Catholic Match Girl.

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7 Re: SITE NEWS: Design Refresh

by Tom Gower // Aug 06, 2018 - 8:54pm

Hm, not sure image posting is working. Here's a link: https://imgur.com/a/keYeNyc

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84 Re: SITE NEWS: Design Refresh

by RedZone // Aug 09, 2018 - 1:29am

I was expecting https://knowyourmeme.com/photos/1207210

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8 Re: SITE NEWS: Design Refresh

by dmstorm22 // Aug 06, 2018 - 9:02pm

Will take some getting used to, but overall an improvement.

Like that you stuck with the same commenting look, albeit with the change to olive green for new comments (personally, liked the yellow highlight more).

Wish you guys all the best as this rolls out and the new era of FO is born!

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9 Re: SITE NEWS: Design Refresh

by jstine0 // Aug 06, 2018 - 9:06pm

I like it! Very clean looking.

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10 Re: SITE NEWS: Design Refresh

by duh // Aug 06, 2018 - 9:12pm

Given how active staff can be in some threads (which is one of the joys of the site) it might make sense to have 2 colors for staff posts as well for previously seen and 'new'

Otherwise a big thumbs up!

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11 Re: SITE NEWS: Design Refresh

by Willsy // Aug 06, 2018 - 9:20pm

How good!

Agree with curmudgeon we need catholic girl match.

Willsy

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12 Re: SITE NEWS: Design Refresh

by Will Allen // Aug 06, 2018 - 10:23pm

Is web designer drunk? No new section specifically for a team in Las Vegas?

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14 Re: SITE NEWS: Design Refresh

by jbird1785 // Aug 06, 2018 - 11:23pm

Great job!

Only recommendations:

  • Some margins on the article cards on the main page on mobile. They bleed together as is.
  • Box shadows in a few places to increase depth. Feels a little too flat to me, but that's personal preference
  • Markdown support in comments. Markdown is much more manageable on touch keyboards than tags.

That's all I got for now. Thanks for working on this!

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15 Re: SITE NEWS: Design Refresh

by Zheng // Aug 06, 2018 - 11:30pm

It's beautiful. Needs raiderjoe mode though.

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16 Re: SITE NEWS: Design Refresh

by The Ninjalectual // Aug 07, 2018 - 12:12am

Do Extra Points need to be relegated to afterthought status? They're really out of the way now

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32 Re: SITE NEWS: Design Refresh

by Will Allen // Aug 07, 2018 - 10:01am

Yeah, I'd prefer the last few extra points headlines to be visible on the home page, or with just one touch.

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39 Re: SITE NEWS: Design Refresh

by Aaron Schatz // Aug 07, 2018 - 11:09am

The box with Extra Points, Podcasts, and ESPN article links should now be either on the right side column (laptop) or on the bottom of every page (mobile). Do you not see that?

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47 Re: SITE NEWS: Design Refresh

by Aaron Brooks Good Twin // Aug 07, 2018 - 1:52pm

I see it.

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60 Re: SITE NEWS: Design Refresh

by Will Allen // Aug 07, 2018 - 10:10pm

Got it....

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62 Re: SITE NEWS: Design Refresh

by Aaron Brooks Good Twin // Aug 08, 2018 - 12:02am

One thing I don't get on mobile is the comment counter. I get the title, but not the number.

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67 Re: SITE NEWS: Design Refresh

by Aaron Brooks Good Twin // Aug 08, 2018 - 8:11am

Also: The main page tells you who made the last post in the comments, but the story page does not.

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79 Re: SITE NEWS: Design Refresh

by The Ninjalectual // Aug 09, 2018 - 12:29am

Yeah, but "bottom of the page" is the problem. On 90% of visits I don't scroll down that far, because I can just scan the top of the page for anything new. That was convenient! I know I could change my browsing habits if I wanted to, but instead what's going to happen is I just won't end up checking extra points anymore.

I know I'll get used to most of the changes in time, but restoring that top-of-page usability in some form on the mobile site would be nice! (I do 100% of my recreational browsing on my phone.)

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17 Re: SITE NEWS: Design Refresh

by justanothersteve // Aug 07, 2018 - 2:15am

I like it. I do miss the ease of finding new comments as someone else noted. One unexpected side note to the updated site; it changed the logo for the bookmark on my iPad.

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18 Re: SITE NEWS: Design Refresh

by James-London // Aug 07, 2018 - 3:14am

New site and my copy of FOA land in the same week- strong work.
It looks great, but I'd echo that it would be better if new comments were easier to spot

Phil Simms is a Cretin.

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20 Re: SITE NEWS: Design Refresh

by Jerry // Aug 07, 2018 - 3:36am

No more ability to just look at NFL Extra Points?

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38 Re: SITE NEWS: Design Refresh

by Aaron Schatz // Aug 07, 2018 - 11:07am

We simply don't post enough college XP to make the differentiation meaningful.

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85 Re: SITE NEWS: Design Refresh

by Jerry // Aug 09, 2018 - 3:55am

Fair enough. Since i never looked at them, I had no idea.

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21 Re: SITE NEWS: Design Refresh

by Theo // Aug 07, 2018 - 3:41am

Yeah I can like it.
Well done. New comments are green - no problem.
Why you chose 2 shades of green (one for new comments and one for staff) and not green and yellow, I don't know, but I can differentiate.

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22 Re: SITE NEWS: Design Refresh

by stoste // Aug 07, 2018 - 5:16am

Looks great, thanks FO team!

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25 Re: SITE NEWS: Design Refresh

by jtr // Aug 07, 2018 - 8:10am

Could we get sortable article tables at some point? On the recent slot vs wide article, for instance, it would be nice to be able to sort by slot percentage or DVOA vs a given alignment.

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28 Re: SITE NEWS: Design Refresh

by jdawg // Aug 07, 2018 - 9:10am

I echo the request for sortable tables.

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37 Re: SITE NEWS: Design Refresh

by Aaron Schatz // Aug 07, 2018 - 11:06am

That's one of the things we're working on for the future.

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26 Re: SITE NEWS: Design Refresh

by fyo // Aug 07, 2018 - 8:37am

The comments have WAY too much (vertical) white space. On my laptop, I now get a measly TWO one-line comments per screen.

I like the increased font size, but the vertical padding needs to be drastically reduced. Considering how the comments are used, even having the title for every post seems a bit of a waste, but at least reduce spacing above and below "author", above and below "reply", as well as the spacing between individual posts (which is unnecessary when the title block is included -- if titles were removed, the current amount of spacing probably makes sense).

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29 Re: SITE NEWS: Design Refresh

by jbird1785 // Aug 07, 2018 - 9:34am

I agree. I say reduce the margin and move the author and date to the comment title. The comment titles seem out-sized. That information is for quick reference at best while the comment is the important content.

Something like https://imgur.com/vtOtXaG. Maybe even reverse the comment title and author & date positioning.

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31 Re: SITE NEWS: Design Refresh

by Aaron Brooks Good Twin // Aug 07, 2018 - 9:55am

Agreed.

Also agree with sortable tables. =)

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51 Re: SITE NEWS: Design Refresh

by rpwong // Aug 07, 2018 - 3:06pm

I agree that there's too much spacing in the comments...the line spacing in paragraphs could definitely be cut down.

Conversely, I would say that the main paragraphs in articles need more line space to improve readability. Not much...maybe 3-4 pixels between lines.

Luckily this will just require a few tweaks to the style sheets.

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57 Re: SITE NEWS: Design Refresh

by Dan // Aug 07, 2018 - 5:55pm

The comments have WAY too much (vertical) white space.

+1

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70 Re: SITE NEWS: Design Refresh

by Richie // Aug 08, 2018 - 1:37pm

Agreed. Too much white space in the comments. Both horizontally and vertically.

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27 Re: SITE NEWS: Design Refresh

by deus01 // Aug 07, 2018 - 8:42am

Looks good and it also displays much better on mobile as well. Hopefully the false positives on the comment spam filter have also been resolved.

One comment, is that the boxes around the comments take up a lot of space. It would be nice if there was a 'compact' viewing option but otherwise I think it's much improved over the old version.

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33 Re: SITE NEWS: Design Refresh

by jtr // Aug 07, 2018 - 10:02am

Here's the ultimate test: Terrell Suggs

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34 Re: SITE NEWS: Design Refresh

by jtr // Aug 07, 2018 - 10:04am

Look at that! The spam filter doesn't automatically destroy that post just because it contains the name of Tom Brady's favorite brand of fur boots!

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35 Re: SITE NEWS: Design Refresh

by Bright Blue Shorts // Aug 07, 2018 - 10:34am

It looks fine to me.

The only thing I'm particularly missing is the Recent Posts link. I used that quite a lot.

Looks like the rarely-used forum has been replaced by an Open-Game Discussion. Makes sense.

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36 Re: SITE NEWS: Design Refresh

by nat // Aug 07, 2018 - 11:02am

Generally, it looks like a good start.

I do find that the comment spacing has waaaaaaay too much white space.

In particular, the comment paragraph (.comment p) styling would be better with a lower line-height and smaller margin-bottom. Probably that goes for the comment-level stuff (.comment) margin or padding, too.

Comments at FO are information-dense. It's one of the great things about FO. With your current styling, I can see three or four short comments at a time on a LARGE monitor. That's very low information density.

All this needs to be tempered with a consideration for mobile use. I get it. But even on my iPhone, I find the low density a poor trade-off. Sure, a short comment is a little easier to read when presented with lots of white space. But I'll never be able to read the most insightful or in depth comments or follow a dialog. Which just stinks.

Well, it's a journey. You're on a good track. Just keep improving.

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43 Re: SITE NEWS: Design Refresh

by Bright Blue Shorts // Aug 07, 2018 - 12:22pm

What we need at this moment is a controversial incident ... either involving a Commissioner's decision, the Patriots, or that Tomlin guy to tell about his team's bad coach.

Then we can find out how the nesting looks with a real good unwinnable back and forth. The old site got very narrow by about the 15th reply.

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44 Re: SITE NEWS: Design Refresh

by Theo // Aug 07, 2018 - 12:42pm

Agree with the spacing comments and that Tomlin rode an already good team with an HOF Qb and great receivers into a string of acceptable but unspectacular seasons.

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46 Re: SITE NEWS: Design Refresh

by Aaron Brooks Good Twin // Aug 07, 2018 - 1:51pm

It wouldn't have mattered, with the Patriots cheating and overinflating the top and bottom margins.

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48 Re: SITE NEWS: Design Refresh

by Aaron Brooks Good Twin // Aug 07, 2018 - 1:54pm

Now let's see if the spam filter still goes nuts over links...

http://pfref.com/tiny/ogauC

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50 If TITLES are THIS BIG they must be important!

by nat // Aug 07, 2018 - 2:46pm

So, maybe we should start using them more?

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59 Re: If TITLES are THIS BIG they must be important!

by justanothersteve // Aug 07, 2018 - 9:44pm

The title can also be quickly referenced from the URL if you're on a PC

I'm replying here because I'm curious to see how many tabs we need before the page gets weird.

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63 Re: If TITLES are THIS BIG they must be important!

by PirateFreedom // Aug 08, 2018 - 12:53am

I'm curious as well

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64 Re: If TITLES are THIS BIG they must be important!

by fyo // Aug 08, 2018 - 4:35am

I'm curious as to whether FO will now start remembering that I'm logged in...

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65 Re: If TITLES are THIS BIG they must be important!

by Bright Blue Shorts // Aug 08, 2018 - 4:56am

It usually remembers I'm logged in.

About once every 2-3 months I have to log in which I've always assumed is because the site went/got taken down for a period of time.

Was therefore surprised I didn't have to log in when the new one appeared.

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71 Re: If TITLES are THIS BIG they must be important!

by Richie // Aug 08, 2018 - 1:41pm

The more replies, the smaller the box.

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73 What's with these huge titles?

by fyo // Aug 08, 2018 - 2:04pm

Gets really small really quickly on mobile...

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75 Re: What's with these huge titles?

by Bright Blue Shorts // Aug 08, 2018 - 3:42pm

12 levels in and they're still good on the laptop ;-)

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81 Re: What's with these huge titles?

by The Ninjalectual // Aug 09, 2018 - 12:34am

Let's see if double comments are fixed…

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82 Re: What's with these huge titles?

by The Ninjalectual // Aug 09, 2018 - 12:34am

Let's see if double comments are fixed…

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83 Re: What's with these huge titles?

by The Ninjalectual // Aug 09, 2018 - 12:35am

Nope :)

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94 Re: If TITLES are THIS BIG they must be important!

by fyo // Aug 11, 2018 - 3:27pm

Managed to stay logged in for all of 2 days this time before the site decided I needed to login again.

Not sure why this happens on FO.

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95 Re: If TITLES are THIS BIG they must be important!

by fyo // Aug 14, 2018 - 5:30pm

Pretty consistent. Was logged out again today. Looks like maybe 48 hours at a time is what I get.

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98 Logouts

by Aaron Schatz // Aug 16, 2018 - 10:29am

This is not a complaint we get regularly. Maybe you can e-mail tech support and we can try to figure out what's going on with you?

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99 Re: Logouts

by Jerry // Aug 17, 2018 - 1:56am

In a comments section like this, I can now officially say that using the same green for old and new staff comments makes life a little more difficult for readers.

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53 Re: SITE NEWS: Design Refresh

by jtr // Aug 07, 2018 - 3:37pm

Looks like the spam filter still eats my posts if I try to use the html anchor tag to post an inline link instead of just pasting a URL like a barbarian.

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52 Re: SITE NEWS: Design Refresh

by Vincent Verhei // Aug 07, 2018 - 3:23pm

All the old stories we've published are still online. You can go back and look at a good Audibles comment thread and see what deep nesting looks like now. (Spoiler: It looks bad.) We are working on reformatting comments.

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40 Re: SITE NEWS: Design Refresh

by johonny // Aug 07, 2018 - 11:10am

No, this site is becoming successful and is changing. I can't handle success or change. That's why I'm a Miami Dolphins fan.

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54 Re: SITE NEWS: Design Refresh

by James-London // Aug 07, 2018 - 4:43pm

+ 1

Phil Simms is a Cretin.

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72 Re: SITE NEWS: Design Refresh

by Richie // Aug 08, 2018 - 1:42pm

What are you talking about? We change coaches all the time!

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41 Re: SITE NEWS: Design Refresh

by zenbitz // Aug 07, 2018 - 11:14am

Welcome to the 21st century!

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42 Re: SITE NEWS: Design Refresh

by PirateFreedom // Aug 07, 2018 - 11:54am

Looks much more modern and despite my curmudgeonly nature I haven't found an excuse to hate it yet.

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80 Re: SITE NEWS: Design Refresh

by The Ninjalectual // Aug 09, 2018 - 12:34am

I bought a huge bag of old football cards at a thrift store the other day, and the new mobile home page reminds me of that. That's great for a treat but I don't want to see it every day!

/curmudgeon

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45 Re: SITE NEWS: Design Refresh

by ChrisS // Aug 07, 2018 - 1:34pm

Looks sooo much better, especially the mobile version. I agree about the excess of white space on the comments, more of a concern on the mobile version. On the mobile version I would like a link/list of extra points at a more readily available location, scrolling to the bottom of the page is a bit annoying. On the PC version the pictures for the 6 most recent articles look a little too crowded together, looks fine on mobile.

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49 Re: SITE NEWS: Design Refresh

by dmstorm22 // Aug 07, 2018 - 2:43pm

This is really small, but the way it is now, I don't think you can immediately tell if a FO Staff comment is now or old, they'll all be the dark green.

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55 Re: SITE NEWS: Design Refresh

by Shattenjager // Aug 07, 2018 - 5:13pm

It does look far better than the old site. I don't like the gallery on the homepage, but that's because I'm weird and hate clicking on pictures. I see no reason to legitimately complain.

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58 Re: SITE NEWS: Design Refresh

by Dan // Aug 07, 2018 - 5:57pm

Looking good, looking good.

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61 Re: SITE NEWS: Design Refresh

by justanothersteve // Aug 07, 2018 - 10:38pm

Some items I'm surprised I don't see

Avatars. They seem to be all the rage these days. I'd actually like one here, which would be obviously some Packers thing. A stock of the 32 NFL teams, NCAA Div I teams, and maybe a few others would be nice.

Like/+1 type thing. I'm not sure I want it, but I was surprised not to see it as it seems pretty standard.

Share capability. There are times I've wanted to share pages from the FO site on Facebook. I don't do Twitter, but that's also a popular share site. The Facebook and Twitter logos just direct you to the FO FB and Twitter pages. It's a common capability and should be fairly easy to implement. It would also increase site visibility.

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66 Re: SITE NEWS: Design Refresh

by Theo // Aug 08, 2018 - 7:45am

I wouldn't care for avatars, I don't care about them, but if you want, please go ahead, but for the love of Joe Montana, can we swap them then for the useless signatures?
Unless we can change the +1s in the FO shop, I'd be against it... you have an opinion to share it, not to be popular. (I hope).

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68 Re: SITE NEWS: Design Refresh

by Aaron Schatz // Aug 08, 2018 - 9:12am

Share capability is on the to do list.

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93 Re: SITE NEWS: Design Refresh

by LionInAZ // Aug 10, 2018 - 4:32pm

Even the advertisements have been upgraded - no more clickbait ads!

Edit: Oops, spoke too sdoon.

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77 Re: SITE NEWS: Design Refresh

by fyo // Aug 08, 2018 - 5:28pm

Clicking the "XX Comments" link below an article blurb on the front page takes you to the absolute bottom of the comment page (Post New Comment). Ideally, it would take you to the first unread, but even just the top of the comment section would be preferable, IMHO.

Posting a new comment without even glancing at the existing comments is bad form and should not be encouraged ;)

EDIT: Oddly enough, submitting this post returned me to the second comment on in the list (not quite top of comment section), despite containing the id of the comment in the URL. Opening the same page again took me to my comment. Again and I got the bottom of the page. Again and I got comment 23 "Another vote for yellow". DOM tree not finished generating, maybe?

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78 Re: SITE NEWS: Design Refresh

by IAmJoe // Aug 08, 2018 - 9:44pm

Congratulations on the upgrade, guys! Its good to finally see it come to fruition.

I'll echo the comments above about preferring yellow as the highlight for new comments. Another thing I noticed, reading Scramble's Over/Under column as well as July Quotes of the Month is that headings are weirdly small and don't really stick out. Maybe that's because everything looks like the same font (previously, headings were a different font, I believe) but it looks like headings are the same size as well (just bolded), and where they previously used to be set apart with line breaks (white space), now there is far more white space within the entire page so they are less distinct. It's ultimately a minor thing, but it was a little weird reading those two pieces, which commonly have the most headings within FO's normal publishings.

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86 W a y . T o o . M u c h . W h i t e . S p a c e

by nat // Aug 09, 2018 - 9:26am

I love a lot of the new design. But you gotta fix the white space. It gets in the way... a ton. Here's a laundry list to get it all in one place.

1) Your maximum page width fails to take advantage of large screens. Some people do view this site from desktops, you know. "Laptop" is NOT the maximum desired viewing width.

2) Too much vertical space between title and article. The title is logically linked to the article, and so should be closer to the text than to the banner.

3) Too much vertical space between article and COMMENTS heading. Date and author... large space ... a horizontal rule ... another large space. Really, you need to waste that much space?

4) Too much vertical space between Comments heading and first comment.

5) Too much space between comments. You already have the left border to delineate comments. There's no need for a large gap, too. A small gap will do better.

6) Too much space before start of a comment's text.

7) Paragraph spacing is too big.

8) Within-paragraph line height is too big. It makes it harder to see paragraphs as paragraphs and generally hurts readability. (Compare with how you format your own articles. There is no reason a comment should have more white space than that.)

9) Staircase "out-denting" at the end of a deep comment thread. This is unnecessary and just gets in the way of reading the comments.

For comparison, look at how you format your articles' text. Also look at how you lay out the entry form for new comments, and how text is spaced within the text entry area. Those have reasonable vertical spacing.

Talk to your designers. Tell them you want your comment area to showcase the commenters and their comments, not the web designers and their artistic flair. They'll whine. But they'll get it eventually.

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87 Re: SITE NEWS: Design Refresh

by Mike B. In Va // Aug 09, 2018 - 3:22pm

Looks good. It would be nice if the thread comment box was at the top, but that's a minor quibble.

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88 Re: SITE NEWS: Design Refresh

by coboney // Aug 10, 2018 - 6:58am

Would it be possible to get some sort of dark mode - especially with comment sections having so much white it would be really nice to have.

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89 Re: SITE NEWS: Design Refresh

by acr // Aug 10, 2018 - 9:26am

You guys buried extra points?

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91 Re: SITE NEWS: Design Refresh

by Aaron Schatz // Aug 10, 2018 - 12:51pm

Extra points box is on the right side on laptops and on the bottom of the page on mobile.

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96 Re: SITE NEWS: Design Refresh

by acr // Aug 15, 2018 - 9:01am

I see it now that you told me, but I was looking and didn’t find it on my own. You’re probably going to lose traffic and discussion on those.

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90 Re: SITE NEWS: Design Refresh

by Pen // Aug 10, 2018 - 11:24am

Love it. Feels like it leapt straight out of the 60's. It's a FOOTBALL website :)

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92 Re: SITE NEWS: Design Refresh

by PatsFan // Aug 10, 2018 - 3:36pm

Will the comments still page at 300? Or will it (hopefully) just be one long page?

Totally agree with the previous comments about way too much whitespace in comments.

The articles do look pretty good, though.

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97 Re: SITE NEWS: Design Refresh

by fyo // Aug 16, 2018 - 1:48am

Not a fan of the image boxes at the top of the page for all the highlighted content. Looks REALLY messy. I thought I'd get used to it, but I simply can't use that part of the page. That's going to make finding stuff pretty annoying and has already decreased my number of visits.

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