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I miss the old Forum Format

RemoRemo Posts: 8
edited September 2011 in EggHead Forum
Maybe it's just me, but I prefer the old format.  Just saying....

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  • 4Runner4Runner Posts: 2,861

    I'm starting to get use to it now....and for the most part on the old site I would look at the "latest posts" so that is what I'm doing here....at least now I don't see 15 Egg Fests at the top and have to keep collapsing them. That was my pet peeve on the old site. The biggest issue here, for me anyway, is they need an advanced search.

    Joe - I'm a reformed gasser-holic aka 4Runner Columbia, SC Wonderful BGE Resource Site: http://www.nakedwhiz.com/ceramicfaq.htm and http://www.nibblemethis.com/  and http://playingwithfireandsmoke.blogspot.com/2006/02/recipes.html
    What am I drinking now?   Woodford....neat
  • If you had to collapse the Eggfests repeatedly, perhaps something was set up wrong with your browser. They only decollapsed (?) for me when there was an update, which wasn't all that often. 
    The Naked Whiz
  • LDDLDD Posts: 1,225
    if you clear your browser cache after you close your browser you will keep seeing the egg fest banners.

    I'm fine with the new format
    context is important :)
  • I don't know if the format has anything to do with it, but I've noticed that there are a lot fewer OT posts.  I come here to share recipes and techniques, not to pray for your Aunt Lucy's recovery from a case of gout. 
    __________________________________________

    Dripping Springs, Texas.
    Just west of Austintatious


  • LDDLDD Posts: 1,225
    edited September 2011
    I don't know if the format has anything to do with it, but I've noticed that there are a lot fewer OT posts.  I come here to share recipes and techniques, not to pray for your Aunt Lucy's recovery from a case of gout. 
    I'm going to need to break out the jiffy pop for this one. yikes.
    context is important :)
  • boston_stokerboston_stoker Posts: 794
    edited December 2011
     
  • Mark0525Mark0525 Posts: 1,230
    I love the new format.  Much easier to use.  Change is good  :)
  • I'm going to need to break out the jiffy pop for this one. yikes.
    LDD, perhaps my bedside manner isn't what it should be, and I intended no offense at anyone.  However, I think a cooking forum should be more or less restricted to it's intended purpose.  Facebook is a wonderful medium for support groups, and I am a heavy user of it.
    __________________________________________

    Dripping Springs, Texas.
    Just west of Austintatious


  • 4Runner4Runner Posts: 2,861

    The layout is more current and I do like the larger text and overall layout .  Still needs some work though.  You just can't please everyone so things I want someone else might not like.  Just need to go with the flow a but.  Change is good but also difficult at times.   Seems like the forum rift started over format, but I think it was more of a turf battle and finally became a save face thing...."I'm taking my ball and going home" so to speak.   :-?  Oh well.   

    Joe - I'm a reformed gasser-holic aka 4Runner Columbia, SC Wonderful BGE Resource Site: http://www.nakedwhiz.com/ceramicfaq.htm and http://www.nibblemethis.com/  and http://playingwithfireandsmoke.blogspot.com/2006/02/recipes.html
    What am I drinking now?   Woodford....neat
  • LDDLDD Posts: 1,225
    I like Polls! and discussions that go along with them. I hope to have them here one day
    context is important :)
  • 4Runner4Runner Posts: 2,861
    Is gout best prepared low n slow or hot n fast?  :D
    Joe - I'm a reformed gasser-holic aka 4Runner Columbia, SC Wonderful BGE Resource Site: http://www.nakedwhiz.com/ceramicfaq.htm and http://www.nibblemethis.com/  and http://playingwithfireandsmoke.blogspot.com/2006/02/recipes.html
    What am I drinking now?   Woodford....neat
  • ClamClam Posts: 117
    I like it here.  works easily for me.  

    I also don't miss all the "clutter" (ex. above).  I also found many individuals and  the cliche to be narcissistic. Turned me off.  Any thoughts?
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