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Response to Redesign 2012 Complete! Feb. 11th, 2012 @ 10:57 AM Reply

At 27 minutes ago, jonthomson wrote: also having the play movie button continually making noises if you have autoplay disabled is horrendously annoying

Completely agree.


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Response to Redesign 2012 Complete! Feb. 11th, 2012 @ 11:33 AM Reply

*sees new Newgrounds*

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Response to Redesign 2012 Complete! Feb. 11th, 2012 @ 12:01 PM Reply

Hi!

I don't like the new design/format for the audio tracks. With the old one's lists, I could see the dates of the latest tunes like on http://www.newgrounds.com/audio/browse/genre/trance ... Now, I can't see which ones are new and old in the lists with their specific dates easily. I would have to pick each one to see which one is new and I don't have time for that. :(

Did I miss an option to show those or is it not there? Thank you in advance. :)


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Response to Redesign 2012 Complete! Feb. 11th, 2012 @ 12:36 PM Reply

I am kinda upset that your art portal no longer has any way to shuffle through the new art *next button* like you used to have. At least i could not for the life of me find that button if there is one. Please put that option back in cause having to click the back arrow on my mozilla bar is annoying as hell. If there is a "next" button somewhere please tell me cause i love the art portal and i check it daily, i will probly not check it that often anymore because of this simple screw up.

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Response to Redesign 2012 Complete! Feb. 11th, 2012 @ 12:37 PM Reply

Well, this is going to take some getting used to...

Not that that's a bad thing.


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Response to Redesign 2012 Complete! Feb. 11th, 2012 @ 01:03 PM Reply

At 16 minutes ago, Sumbody69 wrote: I am kinda upset that your art portal no longer has any way to shuffle through the new art *next button* like you used to have.

Pretty sure that's one of the things that got 'lost in the shuffle' and will be added back... eventually.

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Response to Redesign 2012 Complete! Feb. 11th, 2012 @ 01:05 PM Reply

At A few seconds ago, ReNaeNae wrote:
At 16 minutes ago, Sumbody69 wrote: I am kinda upset that your art portal no longer has any way to shuffle through the new art *next button* like you used to have.
Pretty sure that's one of the things that got 'lost in the shuffle' and will be added back... eventually.

Yeah. I'm mostly noticing the lack of "other submissions by this artist" in the audio portal, as well as an inability to view reviews on all your submissions. I may just be missing something, though.


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Response to Redesign 2012 Complete! Feb. 11th, 2012 @ 01:21 PM Reply

Really good job guys, love the redesign. Now you should redesign a new T-Shirt for the new NG because I need a new one.


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Response to Redesign 2012 Complete! Feb. 11th, 2012 @ 01:57 PM Reply

At 1 day ago, majormelthesackboy wrote:
At 17 minutes ago, supermario63rox wrote: but what on earth happened to Turd of the week? I was aiming for that >:L
You just answered your own question.

How?


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Response to Redesign 2012 Complete! Feb. 11th, 2012 @ 02:04 PM Reply

At 40 minutes ago, Mr-Shark wrote: Really good job guys, love the redesign. Now you should redesign a new T-Shirt for the new NG because I need a new one.

Wow, it is a great redesign. I love when it is all great and stuff.

This is like better than the last redesign for 5 years. It is awesome.

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Response to Redesign 2012 Complete! Feb. 11th, 2012 @ 02:34 PM Reply

At 34 minutes ago, supermario63rox wrote:
At 1 day ago, majormelthesackboy wrote:
At 17 minutes ago, supermario63rox wrote: but what on earth happened to Turd of the week? I was aiming for that >:L
You just answered your own question.
How?

Obviously because it was removed to avoid people submitting purposefully crap flash in an attempt to get it.


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Response to Redesign 2012 Complete! Feb. 11th, 2012 @ 02:38 PM Reply

At 4 hours ago, jonthomson wrote: also having the play movie button continually making noises if you have autoplay disabled is horrendously annoying

Emphasis.


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Response to Redesign 2012 Complete! Feb. 11th, 2012 @ 03:08 PM Reply

The new User Statshot thing on profiles is pretty cool.

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Response to Redesign 2012 Complete! Feb. 11th, 2012 @ 04:04 PM Reply

At 54 minutes ago, OctopusSandwich wrote: The new User Statshot thing on profiles is pretty cool.

I agree but the Sup.Commander rank image needs fixing.

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Response to Redesign 2012 Complete! Feb. 11th, 2012 @ 04:19 PM Reply

I don't understand why all the avatars and pictures don't work anymore.
And the old rating system looked much cooler than the new star system, no idea why you guys changed that.

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Response to Redesign 2012 Complete! Feb. 11th, 2012 @ 05:41 PM Reply

I gave myself the week to get used to it before leaving feedback.
Everything is pretty cool. My only complaint: new favicon. HATE it. I want the tank back.

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Response to Redesign 2012 Complete! Feb. 11th, 2012 @ 06:00 PM Reply

Not really a bug, but I love how this piece of inaccurate FAQ information has survived two redesigns now:

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Response to Redesign 2012 Complete! Feb. 11th, 2012 @ 06:02 PM Reply

Oh, the other thing I miss is how when you used to enter the audio portal, a random track from the top 5 of the week starts playing. I loved entering the audio portal and hearing some epic track begin. I found most of the NGmusic I liked through that too. :(

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Response to Redesign 2012 Complete! Feb. 11th, 2012 @ 06:04 PM Reply

At 21 minutes ago, jebbbbzzzdebebz wrote: I gave myself the week to get used to it before leaving feedback.
Everything is pretty cool. My only complaint: new favicon. HATE it. I want the tank back.

I have to agree here... the old little tank favicon was cute... I loved it.


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Response to Redesign 2012 Complete! Feb. 11th, 2012 @ 06:53 PM Reply

wow...you got rid of search by author...nice...flashy colors ehh? lets make everything look like a mac...oh joy.

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Response to Redesign 2012 Complete! Feb. 11th, 2012 @ 07:10 PM Reply

I'm loving the redesign.

I have a suggestion, but I haven't read all the replies so this may be in the works or something.. But what about a comment section for project pages? That seems like it would be really helpful, to be able to talk on a project page with the other collaborators/conspirators of a project.

Another suggestion is to whore the whole site out with Facebook like buttons, forum threads, content, everything. If they were tiny mini icons it wouldn't be intrusive and might help bring more people and make sharing content easier

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Response to Redesign 2012 Complete! Feb. 11th, 2012 @ 08:10 PM Reply

At 17 hours ago, Goat-Man wrote: I'm not sure if this is happening to me or everyone. But every time I close my browser and open it up again I am logged out. It remembers my password and username, but I'm always logged out. Regardless of if I press the remember info thing or not. I'm not sure if this is a bug or a change, but I'd rather it kept me logged in.
At 14 hours ago, Alisbet wrote: Please, fix that annoying bug that causes me to log out between sessions.

It's happening to me too, so I'll assume it's happening to everybody and needs to be fixed.

Please show the last 3 news posts on the front page like before, instead of just the most recent one.

And here's a real major problem. The movie and game sections on people's profiles use the same format as the front page. I want to be able to be able to go to an author's page after watching a movie that I liked and see what else he has made that's any good. That means I need to be able to see their scores. The new thumbnails have like no information with them. I wish they could be more like the links that show up in forum threads.

And I presume this is a known issue, but none of the 5 buttons work that are supposed to modify text when writing forum posts. They include Strong, Emphasis, Underline, Link, and E-Mail.


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Response to Redesign 2012 Complete! Feb. 11th, 2012 @ 09:45 PM Reply

There's this tiny problem I have. In the Community section, all you have is: Forums, Calendar, Artist News, Rankings, Downloads, and Wiki. But no Riff Raff or Staff Blogs to read Blog posts from non artists.

The old redesign had the Riff Raff and Staff Blogs in "Blogs". Why were they removed? I always liked to post a comment on a non artist blog because there's people who are just writers instead of film makers, game developers, musicians or painters.

Without the Riff Raff, people who didn't upload any Movie, Game, Music or Painting, have no reason to make blog posts.

And I'm one of those people who are writers and bloggers and feel disappointed for not having the spotlight we once had.

But hopefully, you'll add that Literature (Lit) Portal you mentioned.


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Response to Redesign 2012 Complete! Feb. 11th, 2012 @ 11:10 PM Reply

Old features that needs to be back:

The list of movies under author.
For example, let say Egoraptor submitted "Silly movie #2" today, I click on the link and see the movie, but I haven't see "Silly movie #1" yet; before the redesign, you went under the author name, click the movie list and find "Silly movie #1" with ease.

How do I do that now?
You have to click on the author name; click on "View All Movies"; now, you only see the movie's screen shots, arranged by year. Now you have to move the mouse cursor over all movies to see which one is "Silly movie #1". Really a pain. Also, the movie name should be visible always.

The link to see pass the 50 latest submissions.
Every day I come to NG and see the latest submissions. I usually come from work, click the link to see latest submissions after the 50 list and start checking the movies/games where I left it the hours/day before so I don't miss anything. Now I can't do that. Where do I see pass the 50 list?

PS. Pardon my English.

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Response to Redesign 2012 Complete! Feb. 12th, 2012 @ 12:13 AM Reply

At 23 hours ago, NordicConquest wrote: Am I the only one who thinks the redesign is fucking ugly?

No. I agree with you.

Old design was better. The new weapons look like crap. So do the whistles, and quite a few other things which will come to me as I go.
And the newout layout just creates more confusion, and doesn't look better than the old layout. So what if the previous layout was 10 years old, it worked, and worked well.

If I had my way, we'd rollback to the old layout in a week.

I DO like the new content though. Among other things, the additions to medals.

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Response to Redesign 2012 Complete! Feb. 12th, 2012 @ 12:26 AM Reply

Will you guys bring back User of the Day with the upcoming fixes? And what about the EGSC emblem not having it's wings? Is that a bug as well?


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Response to Redesign 2012 Complete! Feb. 12th, 2012 @ 12:54 AM Reply

Could you guys fix the police officer rank on my page? It shows me as portal security. Or is it supposed to be like that now?


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Response to Redesign 2012 Complete! Feb. 12th, 2012 @ 02:07 AM Reply

I run Firefox latest version.

Here are some problems:

Music player has a tendency to have the music skip badly during page navigation and saving files. -old one never did this.

No way to blow the whistle on submissions under judgement or otherwise.

No way to recommend flashes for collections.

Often receive illegal communication errors when voting. These can only be fixed by logging out and logging back in and my vote only counts after I fix it.

Some things I'd like to see:

Ability to turn of visualizations on the music player.

Ability to add songs you want to hear to a playlist that you can play on the music player so I can go by and check off a bunch of songs that I want to hear without having to go through the trouble of going to the next one every time a song is done. Note: this wouldn't be a favorites list just a list of songs to play. So you can try out new ones and only add what you really like to your favs.

Next button in the art portal.

More information on listed flashes than just the icon and title.

User created series pages so authors with a series can consolidate everything. By everything I mean movies games audio art lit news comments and bbs links. Maybe after staff approval. This could be an expansion of the user page or something. It could be searchable and feature-able. The pages could even be a home for interviews and behind the scenes things.

Preview post ability on bbs.

Ranks affecting voting power again.

Separate levels for the other Portals.

Lit Portal.

Notifications when authors reply to a comment you made on their news post. Or a list of comments you made with replies similar to how you can look at a list of all your forum posts

I'd ask for a chat but knowing NG's history I know the staff don't take this idea seriously.

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Response to Redesign 2012 Complete! Feb. 12th, 2012 @ 02:17 AM Reply

One additional bug I forgot to list. I have a favorite artist that doesn't show up on my fav list and when I try to refav them the only option is manage favorite authors. The example: is knockwurst is supposed to be on my favorite art artists list but he doesn't show up and I can't add him.

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Response to Redesign 2012 Complete! Feb. 12th, 2012 @ 03:18 AM Reply

At 1 day ago, Bahamut wrote:
At 3 minutes ago, Ericho wrote: Does anyone know how you get more experience points? I tried voting on stuff but everytime that happens, the usual thing doesn't pop up saying that I need to vote on more things. I think I'm already starting to dislike this new design. Do you still only have five things that you can vote on?
You still get your deposits but there's no notification message for now. The best way to determine you've deposited is to keep a closer eye on how much EXP you have. Additionally, NG Log is back up so you can track your deposits there.

Yeah, but that's bogus. If you on vote on fewer than five entries, those votes don't roll over to the next day.
Maybe I'll just wipe a nose bugger on the screen every time I vote. Some upgrade. Bad enough I have to stat-whore at another site (thanks for reminding me :3).


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