3/7/2000 Site version 1.1 posted to the server.
Over the weekend of the 8th and 9th of March, 7mm
Heaven's band of trusty beta testers gave our site a thorough run through.
Several issues were brought my attention:
- Some pages had the text over the right hand side page
boundaries. This has been fixed.
- Some pages had fonts with different sizes. This has
- Some complaints were aired over the size of the fonts
used in the navigation area. Also contrast was not high enough to allow everybody to see
the navigation options clearly. This has been fixed.
A special thanks must go out to the 7mm Heaven beta
Thanks very much for your help and continued
support. Without your input, 7mm Heaven would not be site it is right now.
Site version 1.9 uploaded to the server.
Note: Scott's point about there not being enough
content, while premature, is noted. It's coming, so stay tuned.
Added pages and reorganized the site a little to
better manage the content. Added folders and extra site links to better manage the
content. Uploaded the web to the server.
Added some more images to the Gallery.
Finally got more content onto the site and fixed
some errors in design.
Redesigned the layout of the site, again and from
user feedback added some extra features. (Version 1.91)
Site interface and layout testing completed. Again,
thanks to our beta testers without whose help, my job would be more difficult.
Simplified the navigation design and provided better
ease of use for new users in getting to the information. Re-implemented the original theme
to provide better control of the site and to speed up the download times. (Version 1.92)
Completed site upgrade. Following elements were
- Completed new graphical and text layout to reposition
- Completed navigational structure changes and posted
content to Tripod.
Now that all of the site design elements are in
place I can concentrate on writing more content and posting it on a regular basis.
Also interested in getting more content supplied by
users of the site and generating more commercial interest from small manufacturers.
Had several complaints from users of Netscape
Navigator saying that the browser compacted the entire text into small block and made it
I have not been able to recreate this on my home
system. However have simpified the design and reforged all pages to see if this fixes the
Revides some navigation features. (Version 2.1)