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Postby Ruben Cassar on Sun Jul 15, 2007 9:40 am

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Teya wrote:I prefer the previous text as well. I can barely read the small map with the new text.


I agree. However I don't particularly like the previous text either, so could you try some other text options that are more legible?


Completely disagree - the new text is much more legible?!

Weird... bit like Marmite... some like - some hate!!

C.


As I said I don't like the text used in both versions. Maybe a new font would be better. Why not make a selection of 4 or 5 fonts and put up a poll so that people can vote for the best one?
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Postby The Fuzzy Pengui on Sun Jul 15, 2007 2:11 pm

I knew my idea of switching it to a black font with white glow would come around eventually :lol: :D :lol: :D
i really like the map widowmakers...much improved from the original
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Postby KEYOGI on Sun Jul 15, 2007 4:28 pm

Just look at the text in LaSalle (West End) as a clear example. Maybe it has something to do with eyesight, but I find that label really difficult to read, whereas it couldn't be clearer with the older text.
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Postby WidowMakers on Sun Jul 15, 2007 10:06 pm

I will do a couple different things with the text and post them tomorrow. Aside from the text, are there any other issues? If not then once the text is agreed upon we should be set.

Thanks for the input everyone.

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Postby hulmey on Mon Jul 16, 2007 3:45 am

some of your border lines are blurred and faint....Noticed quite a few in the purple continent of the big map!!
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Postby WidowMakers on Mon Jul 16, 2007 7:42 pm

OK here are 4 different styles. Two fonts and each font has two styles

My fav is #2. Easy to read both large and small
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hulmey wrote:some of your border lines are blurred and faint....Noticed quite a few in the purple continent of the big map!!
I don't think it is really an issue. If others do, I will thicken them. I really just wanted to get the text thing settled. Once that is done I will get on this if others feel it is of value.

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Postby The Fuzzy Pengui on Mon Jul 16, 2007 7:55 pm

i like both numbers 2 and 4, but i think that number 2 is the easiest to read, and just looks nicer. it just has a montreal feel to it :D
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Postby d.gishman on Mon Jul 16, 2007 8:26 pm

2 is definitely the best one. I wouldn't mind 3 either.
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Postby AndyDufresne on Mon Jul 16, 2007 8:40 pm

2 or 3, I'd go with one of those. :)


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Postby edbeard on Mon Jul 16, 2007 9:26 pm

2 on the large map
3 on the small map
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Postby gimil on Tue Jul 17, 2007 5:36 am

im going with 2 as well
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Postby yeti_c on Tue Jul 17, 2007 5:37 am

edbeard wrote:2 on the large map
3 on the small map


Concur.

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Postby KEYOGI on Tue Jul 17, 2007 7:47 am

#1 for me. The black text seems to clash with the soft feel of the map. Just my opinion.
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Postby t.e.c on Tue Jul 17, 2007 8:57 am

i like number 2, i think it's easier to read but on the smaller map, it seems too small.

it might be cramping things, but could the font be bumped up a point or 2?
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Postby Coleman on Tue Jul 17, 2007 10:23 am

yeti_c wrote:
edbeard wrote:2 on the large map
3 on the small map

Concur.

I also agree.
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