homepage Welcome to WebmasterWorld Guest from 107.20.37.62
register, free tools, login, search, pro membership, help, library, announcements, recent posts, open posts,
Pubcon Platinum Sponsor 2014
Visit PubCon.com
Home / Forums Index / Yahoo / Deprecated - Altavista, Alltheweb.com
Forum Library, Charter, Moderator: open

Deprecated - Altavista, Alltheweb.com Forum

    
AlltheWeb in full XHTML and CSS compliance
watch out for Halloween skin
heini




msg:220850
 9:26 am on Oct 30, 2002 (gmt 0)

Starting with ATW's Alchemist this summer Fast gave users, well: geeks ;), the opportunity to fully customize the look and feel of ATW's interface.

Skins created with this tool are showcased, and can be chosen from, the ATW Gallery [alltheweb.com] starting tomorrow.

Says [fast.no] CSS guru Hakon Wium Lie of Opera fame: “Similar to the Opera browser, the new enhancements to AlltheWeb enable better support for Web standards. By being the first major search engine to comply with these standards, FAST is clearly positioning itself well for the future.”

Watch out for a Halloween special at ATW tomorrow!

 

Brett_Tabke




msg:220851
 5:11 am on Oct 31, 2002 (gmt 0)

Pretty nifty Halloween day glow theme.

Tor




msg:220852
 7:32 am on Oct 31, 2002 (gmt 0)

This is cool Heini!

newsparrot




msg:220853
 7:43 am on Oct 31, 2002 (gmt 0)

If you were not fully awake when you peeked at atw this morning, like me I though I must have hit the wrong button!
Gothic...

Nick_W




msg:220854
 7:44 am on Oct 31, 2002 (gmt 0)

Great news!

About time someone did it but, I don' see the other SE's following for some time to come. FAST is not a popular engine among the masses. Google could not do any better than validating what they have as they have to cater for much older browsers.

Still, a definate step in the right direction ;)

Nick

Rumbas




msg:220855
 12:20 pm on Oct 31, 2002 (gmt 0)

That is nice in deed and a nice move from FAST. Shows they have humor up there in Norway.

I wonder why Google haven't made anything out of Halloween yet though?

lazerzubb




msg:220856
 12:21 pm on Oct 31, 2002 (gmt 0)

>> I wonder why Google haven't made anything out of Halloween yet though?

They have you only need to live in the US to view it ;)

And IMO the new design is bad!
I am sure they haven't consulted Jakob.

Tor




msg:220857
 1:17 pm on Oct 31, 2002 (gmt 0)

Shows they have humor up there in Norway.

It`s so cold here in the winter that we have to have some humor in order to survive, Rumbas. ;)

chris_f




msg:220858
 1:53 pm on Oct 31, 2002 (gmt 0)

FAST
- One word = hiddeous. Thank God it's only one day a year.

GOOGLE
- No change in the logo in the UK. (They do have a javascript error though ;)).

Brett_Tabke




msg:220859
 2:49 pm on Oct 31, 2002 (gmt 0)

Chris, go to the skins gallery and pick a new one:
[alltheweb.com...]

(I'm partial to Tatto)

Rumbas




msg:220860
 4:22 pm on Oct 31, 2002 (gmt 0)

Well, I like the halloween skin.
We're not used to halloween stuff so seeing a scary design once in while is nice.
Anyway, I really like the idea of the ability to costumize the look and feel of your favorite search engine, and all the skins and options are just options - you don't have to use them, you know ;)

>cold in Norway
I know Tor. Went skiing up there in Hemsedal a few years ago. Freezing. Absolutely freezing!

Global Options:
 top home search open messages active posts  
 

Home / Forums Index / Yahoo / Deprecated - Altavista, Alltheweb.com
rss feed

All trademarks and copyrights held by respective owners. Member comments are owned by the poster.
Home ¦ Free Tools ¦ Terms of Service ¦ Privacy Policy ¦ Report Problem ¦ About ¦ Library ¦ Newsletter
WebmasterWorld is a Developer Shed Community owned by Jim Boykin.
© Webmaster World 1996-2014 all rights reserved