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>> Home > Forum > Anything Website Related > New Website Sneak Peak
New Website Sneak Peak
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Fireboat
(Fleet Admiral!)





Forum Posts: 268
13th Feb 2019 08:00  
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mdlbt.com/50364

Thought I'd share a sneak peak of the new website with everyone. I was hoping it'd be live by now, but things have required more development time than I first thought. So instead of giving you all a half-baked system, I've kept it in development a bit longer.

In the screenshots:
- New home page layout, forum middle-top, then build blogs, media gallery, events, clubs/lakes, new harbour boats, a new section for how-to articles and useful links.
- How-to articles can be edited
- Useful links can be posted on their own
- Any member can follow any other member
- Forum threads as well as blogs can be followed
- New events section, with calendar and map
- New places section, also with map
- Cleaner layout for forum threads and blogs
- Completely refreshed mobile app
- New ranking system (some of you will change rank, but it'll remain fair to who has contributed the most)
- Easier login, easier uploading of files, easier posting in general
- Faster website, all database queries have been restructured to provide fast responses
- New notifications area showing all updates to everything you're following

There's a tonne more, I do think you'll all love the new site once it's live. Still don't want to promise dates, but when it's ready, it'll launch!

Many thanks again to everyone who supports this website. Without this, we'd have sunk years ago!

Stephen


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Colin H.
(Fleet Admiral!)





Forum Posts: 464
13th Feb 2019 08:07  
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mdlbt.com/50365

Fantastic news, thanks for all your hard work. Keep it up matey.
Cheers Colin.


Fair winds and calm waters,
COLIN.
robbob
(Fleet Admiral!)





Forum Posts: 98
13th Feb 2019 14:15  
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mdlbt.com/50372

Hi Stephen.
I was beginning to wonder what was happening with the new site after you 'teased' us just before Christmas🤔.
I'm looking forward to the launch 👍😁.
Best.
Robbob.


"Time flies like an arrow; fruit flies like a banana"
Ygagnon
(Petty Officer)





Forum Posts: 7
14th Feb 2019 03:59  
>> Permalink
mdlbt.com/50384

Very well done.

ChrisG
(Lieutenant)





Forum Posts: 30
14th Feb 2019 09:35  
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mdlbt.com/50390

Looking forward to seeing the new site, must admit it is the first I have heard of it.
Thanks

ads90
(Commander)





Forum Posts: 43
14th Feb 2019 23:30  
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mdlbt.com/50408

Looking good - look forward to the launch.
Alan

mturpin013
(Fleet Admiral!)





Forum Posts: 81
15th Feb 2019 20:55  
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mdlbt.com/50422

Looking forward to seeing the new site and thank you for all your hard work its really appreciated.

Joburg-sailor
(Sub-Lieutenant)





Forum Posts: 13
16th Feb 2019 18:35  
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mdlbt.com/50444

Looks awesome...can't wait!