Re: need some opinions on this banner ad
I find the banner fine. However, I guess that a non-animated
version could also be interesting. For instance, the last image of the
annimated GIF (the biggest is still the best, blah, blah) coul dbe a
good non-animated banner. I'd give people the choice of using the
animated or the non-animated version.
We, at Open Resources (http://www.openresources.com) would
like to insert the Debian banner (for free), specially if it is a
Robert Woodcock writes:
> On Tue, Jun 01, 1999 at 10:36:37AM -0700, Darren O. Benham wrote:
> > 1) Pencil can be distracting, but not overly so.. (w/o the extra frames)
> So do I read that as a vote in favor of extra frames for the pencil?
> [insert smartaleck quote about double negatives here]
> > 2) Is it possible to get the animation to repeat? (do we want that?)
> Yes. (No.) :)
> My intention was to make the first few frames get the user's attention if
> they're lucky enough to see the animation before it's finished playing, but
> otherwise not annoy them. The last frame should stand by itself.
> Also, no, netscape/whatever does not re-download animations every time it
> repeats them. However I believe netscape 2.x had a really annoying memory
> leak regarding looping animations.
> And yes, looping animations have indeed emotionally traumatized me for life,
> therefore I cannot participate in or condone such reckless behavior.
> > 3) Is "couldn't make up our mind(s)" something we want to say? I don't
> > know.. I just had a unimpressed feeling when I read it...
> *ponder* - maybe not.
> > I really love "most package/most people" phrase. The whole over all tone
> > is great and I wouldn't change that.
> The other post claiming a newbie wouldn't know what a package is is valid -
> perhaps "the most people - the most software" would be better?
> > > URL: http://frantica.lly.org/~rcw/themes.org/beret486x60-2.gif
> BTW, lly.org was down earlier today due to a power outage.
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