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mk  ·  3124 days ago  ·  link  ·    ·  parent  ·  post: Hubski is maturing

Here's an oldie:

Soon after the hubwheel was introduced:

And about 9 months ago:

Gomk  ·  3119 days ago  ·  link  ·  

Until now I was turned off by the hubski design. It just felt overwhelming. Today I visited after quite some time, and was pleasantly surprised. So pleasantly, that I actually joined. :)

mk  ·  3119 days ago  ·  link  ·  

Thanks Gomk! It's still a work in progress, but it's good to hear you think we are headed the right direction.

thenewgreen  ·  3124 days ago  ·  link  ·  

These are great. Do you have a photo showing "columns?"

mk  ·  3124 days ago  ·  link  ·  

I'll have to do some searching. I pulled the last two from web.archive.org, and we had a silly splashpage up when columns were there, so they only have the splashpage.

What were we thinking?

sounds_sound  ·  3124 days ago  ·  link  ·  

I'll take the blame for that one. But I've made my peace with columns so I'm alright with it now. Boy, people really didn't like that version did they!?

thenewgreen  ·  3124 days ago  ·  link  ·  

I'll take some blame for that one too. In fact, I think we were all culpable. They looked great, they just didn't function well at all. There's nothing more simple than a straight up "list". I wonder if 9 months from now we will be looking at the current version nostalgically too?

cgod  ·  3124 days ago  ·  link  ·  

Naw, they looked like shit. I hate looking at any website that does the multiple column thing.

insomniasexx  ·  3123 days ago  ·  link  ·  
zebra2  ·  3124 days ago  ·  link  ·  

Man, I don't remember the columns. Was this before my time?

thenewgreen  ·  3122 days ago  ·  link  ·  

Honestly, they only stayed for maybe a week. You could blink and have missed them. There's an image in the thread now. Do you recognize it?

zebra2  ·  3121 days ago  ·  link  ·  

Nope, they don't seem familiar. I can already feel confused looking for posts, though.

thenewgreen  ·  3123 days ago  ·  link  ·  

Thank you insom: