View Full Version : Resoultion size

12-09-2002, 04:58 PM
I am a newbie at web site creation. I beleive I coded my site for too high a resoultion. How do I reduce it? Any help appreciated. Here is the site to see what I mean.


I am getting ready to redesign & dont want to make the same mistake again.


12-09-2002, 05:18 PM

You have indeed produced a far too big a site.
I suggest you start at 800x600, which is probably the smallest these days though some may still be on 640x480, and make it look acceptable in the larger resolutions (Centering it in the browser window).


12-09-2002, 05:23 PM
mmm ... you prolly would be okay at 800x600
some websites still code for 640X480 though to include the most ammount of users as possible, example:FoodTV (http://www.foodtv.com), notice the gap on the right

12-09-2002, 05:32 PM
at least take out the "no scrolling" so people with smaller viewing areas can at least scroll over to see the rest.

if you want it smaller, i'd make your logo smaller and use percentages for your table size.


12-09-2002, 05:39 PM
Change the pixel statements to percentages.


12-09-2002, 08:41 PM
Thanksfor the ideas. Your idea ionsurge on changiing to percentages really helped. I also added custom page scrollers to help. Let me know what ya think now.

12-09-2002, 08:44 PM
it was my idea first!

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