|View Poll Results: Which Plan do You Prefer?|
|PLAN 1 - I have plenty of extra cash to donate||2||10.00%|
|PLAN 2 - I guess I could take the time to put my Avatar on PhotoBucket||10||50.00%|
|PLAN 9 - Jake's not busy, let him handle the problem||0||0%|
|I dislike avatars, and much prefer the cold anonymity of nametags||0||0%|
|Whatever Khan says, I'm for that||5||25.00%|
|I don't care about avatars, why am I even voting in this poll?||4||20.00%|
|Multiple Choice Poll. Voters: 20. This poll is closed|
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|08-29-2007, 04:35 PM||#1|
Join Date: Aug 2005
Three Plans to Bring Back AVATARS to the OrangeMane
(Mods I know you gotta move this, but give it it a couple hours to get some traction please?)
I'm sure everybody's happy the OrangeMane has expanded so greatly, that we have our own reporters at camp ... and we're all looking forward to a great season. But the expanded size has its drawbacks, too. Because of the extra-large number of daily visitors, the site slowed down, and Taco John was forced to disable avatars a few weeks ago to keep the site moving at a reasonable speed.
For me, the place was a lot less fun, I was actually getting irritated (took it out on bpc - sorry bro). I realized avatars are like "faces" to me. Without them, it's like going to your club, but everybody has a mask over their head. They have nametags on, sure, but you can't see their faces. No fun anymore. Several others have echoed similar sentiments, so I'm presenting here a couple plans to bring back the Avatars:
All three Plans sound good to me, but I'm partial to Plan 2.PLAN 1 - The moderators give us a dollar figure we need to move the site up to a faster server, with more bandwidth to handle the load, and we do a fundraiser.
Last edited by BroncoBuff; 08-29-2007 at 04:44 PM..