rogerd - 12:19 am on May 27, 2010 (gmt 0)
>>give users the choice in the next version. Classic view or New view.
I did that after a major redesign of another forum. It really defused all of the "I HATE the new look and I'm NEVER coming back" sentiment. If it is technically feasible, I'd recommend doing exactly what you suggest if WebmasterWorld gets a major facelift.