Forum layout and categories update!

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  1. Fergal

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    You will notice that we've moved some of the less active forums so that they are now sub-forums and that we've put more of our individual forums into our main "Business Advice, Business Questions & Online Business Forums" category. Hopefully this will make the site more user-friendly and easier to navigate for everyone.

    What do you think of the changes, do you like them?
     
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    Great move, definitely makes the index look shorter and neater. :) Well done.
     
  3. Fergal

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    Thanks for the feedback Evan, glad you like it.
     
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    No problem at all Fergal, it's clear you're always on the lookout to improve Business Advice Forum. :)
     
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    Great update Fergal. The forum homapage looks cleaner and much better now.:thumbsup:
     
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    I have only been here a day or two and the change is really noticable, it looks much cleaner to me. Nice work!
     
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    Thanks GekiDan and MickyT, glad you like it.
     
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    I think it works well. It leaves the homepage a lot less cluttered and makes finding related information a lot less segmented, so a time saver for users.

    Having said that, I'm in the group who mainly use the "New Posts" option and tend to review posts based on chronological order (picking out ones that grab my attention) rather than only viewing by category, so not a change that has a major impact for users like myself.
     
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    Thanks for the feedback Paul, like you I always use the New Posts option. Some visitors prefer to browse by forum section and as we become busier and have more posts per day it will become more practical to look at new posts, only in forums of particular interest.
     
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    Nice changes Fergal! It is much easier to navigate around.
     
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    Glad you like it 50Cent, thanks for the feedback.
     
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    Thought something changed! looks great Fergal!
     
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    Much better Fergal. Even though I just spent ages looking for this folder at the bottom, ha! :) I like it very much. I normally use the New Posts button too.
     
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    Thanks hcted and Kay. Please remember that we are always open to feedback and suggestions of improvements we can make.
     
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    Same here. I kinda rarely use the forum categories unless I'm searching for a specific thread to reply to.:p
     
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    All of the posts are good enough to be applied for the improvement of forum. Well, I m of the opinion that the layout and the updates should be managed according to the nature of the category it deals with plus updates should be made in a way that they should be easily locatable.
     
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    Thanks Cathy, the updates have been made, do you feel that they are currently "easily locatable"?
     
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    On my part, I never get a hrd time finding my favorite categories. Nice move atleast there's an update right. ;)
     
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    Thanks for the feedback firstchoicecar, glad you like it.
     
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    The new layout looks much better and easier to navigate. A good improvement to the forum.
     

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