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Message Boards - web designers/formatters look <---

Discussion in 'Art & Design' started by DITDxCULT, Sep 22, 2004.

  1. DITDxCULT

    DITDxCULT 12oz Senior Member

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    Message Boards - web designers/formatters look <---

    Discussion started by DITDxCULT - Sep 22, 2004

    A client of mine wants to add a message board to there Web site, and I was curious to as to which route you think I should take. I'd like to use something I can easily customize with css.

    The site is for a band, and the board will get anywhere from 50-500 members.

    The host they use offers MySql and some other stuff that I don't know much about.

    What do you use, or what have you built before?

    Should I just go with phpbb?
     
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    Kr430n5_666 - Replied Sep 22, 2004

    type1...back around 9....
     
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  3. iloveboxcars

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    iloveboxcars - Replied Sep 22, 2004

    css isn't that good for a user friendly website (i might be talking out of my ass.. but this is what i remember from using it acouple years ago).. there are a lot of different resolution sizes and css has to be tailored to a certain resolution.
     
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    j - Replied Sep 22, 2004

    a good example of css design
     
  5. war pigs

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    war pigs - Replied Oct 8, 2004

    css is fine....browsers have changed from a couple years ago...

    phpbb is a good messageboard for free, simple uses...

    it's a bit of a pain to customize..but once you dig into it and start understanding the template files...you can get it to look exactly the way you want...

    i tweaked the shit outta phpbb for this site

    http://www.styluswars.com

    there's like 3 main template files to edit if you wanna alter the table structure...but you can control the colors via the admin...and replace all the icons easily...
     
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    [​IMG] testing size
     
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    [​IMG]
     
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