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Re: Swish-e.org Website

From: <bmiele(at)not-real.ipnstock.com>
Date: Fri Feb 11 2005 - 14:07:38 GMT
people still smoke cigarettes?

swish-e@sunsite3.berkeley.edu - swish-e support and public health
resource!

yeah yeah, i know, wob, got it, mea culpa.

Brad
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On Fri, 11 Feb 2005, Thomas Dowling wrote:

> Bill Moseley wrote:
> > On Thu, Feb 10, 2005 at 08:18:58PM -0800, Peter Farmer wrote:
> >
> >>a few small rendering issues found so far :
> >>The font you are using for the "[List Archive]" label in the search page
> >>results appears to be a bit small when rendered on some browsers (almost
> >>unreadable on IE) .
> >
> >
> > People still use IE?
>
> People still smoke cigarettes, people still have unprotected sex, and
> people still use IE.  To the best of my knowledge, at least using IE is
> unlikely to kill you.
>
> > ...I was thinking it looks too big on firefox, but
> > the style sheet say 50%, so it might be too small.
> >
>
> I'd say a 50% font size is way too small.  Going just by my experience
> (we don' need no steenkin' usability tests!) most people have a default
> font size toward the smaller end of what they find readable.  In my own
> designs, most of my font size tweaking is between 90% and 120%, with
> some "small print" features at 85%.
>
> Kudos to all involved on a very nice redesign, btw.  Someone already
> pointed out the <link> navigation; I look for that on sites and take it
> as a sign that the site builder's heart and head are in the right place.
>   And it's probably a big reason why the site looks good in Lynx, too!
>
>
> --
> Thomas Dowling
> tdowling@ohiolink.edu
>
Received on Fri Feb 11 06:07:39 2005