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Should the site be centered

yes 0.098483052856127 9.8% [ 831 ]
yes - but give us an option to turn it off 0.31239630244134 31.2% [ 2636 ]
yes - but limit it to certain sections of the site 0.021569092201944 2.2% [ 182 ]
yes - but let us choose from several backgrounds 0.45603223512681 45.6% [ 3848 ]
no 0.11151931737379 11.2% [ 941 ]
Total Votes:[ 8438 ]
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I really love this feature but since I turned it on I have two issues... emoticons instead of being the little pictures are now just bold words like: heart

I also do not see anyone's signatures anymore...I am not sure it's just the centering that caused that or something else..I have tried this with IE, Firefox and Chrome..they all have the same issue.
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No power in the verse can stop me.

Very lovely heart

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I love this. I have a widescreen monitor and it gets really annoying to always have to look to the left of the screen...

That was my problem with the site too. My monitor has a huge resolution and having the posts
extend from one end to the other made browsing the forums a pain in the butt.
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I really like it centered.
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I love it, but the background isn't exactly doing me justice. Cuter backgrounds? Yes please.
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Personally, I like this feature a lot. I've had it active for two days and haven't encountered any bugs so far. It's nice to not have to look at the left of the screen all the time. Also, the background picture is lovely, and it would be awesome if you gave us the option to choose from more backgrounds at some point.
Some people seem to dislike the centered site, though, so perhaps you could include an option to choose between a centered site and a left-aligned one.
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Dapper Trader

I like the idea of this but it makes the whole site appear really shrunken to me for some reason. Maybe centering with a smaller margin on either side? And I love the idea of being able to change the backgrounds as you wish.
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Brutal Cocktail's Husband

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Centering the website makes it look cleaner and more organized... except for this:
User Image - Blocked by "Display Image" Settings. Click to show.

Isn't there some way to make all those links spread out like other websites instead of a vertical rectangle like that?
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Gambino Stalker

I love this feature, I'm just hoping to eventually be able to pick out my own background.
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I really want to choose from different types of backgrounds. The current background is extremely dull looking now, well, to me that is and I'm sure to a lot of other people as well.

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right now, the vertical shortcut list in the bottom, should be horizontal, im switching off this function now because that is just too ugly.
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Dapper Gaian

It takes a minute to get used to, but as most sites are like this it makes an easier transition for surfing.
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melona-pan's Wife

with the newest update to guilds, the timestamp on centered gaia floats off to the right. sad
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Would be absolutely awesome if it didn't make the view of the forums even narrower, thus pushing the listed numbers of pages per thread to a second line for many topics and increasing the page length. The big vertical block o' navigation at the bottom is pretty inexcusable, too.

Don't most folks use widescreen monitors nowadays, anyway? I feel like I've got a lot of screen space going unused.
Does not make much difference on my 1024x768 monitor except to add a little color to the edges of the screen, but on the 1600px laptop it looks nice.

The only thing I don't care for is how the links at the bottom of the page are accumulated in some weird translucent black box thing. It looks awkward.

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