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Nem
 Friday, June 29 2012 @ 10:48 PM UTC  
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I'd like ad-supported console skin, as well. It's perfect for my tiny screen.


 
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Black jacques
 Saturday, June 30 2012 @ 08:10 PM UTC  
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MWAH hahaha.


 
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 Saturday, June 30 2012 @ 10:17 PM UTC  
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MWAH hahaha.

Just want to say... that is an AWESOME banner ad.


 
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 Monday, July 02 2012 @ 10:11 PM UTC  
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[Just want to say... that is an AWESOME banner ad.



Thank you! I have one more up my sleeve.


 
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Tahvohck
 Sunday, July 08 2012 @ 01:36 AM UTC  
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Here's a (very) delayed "woo, ad skin is awesome!" and a single complaint? Suggestion? Is there any way to have the Island emblem not all the way on the left? It feels like the side of my screen is... eating the emblem, or something.
Which I could see happening, actually...

Actually, fiddled with the code and don't see why it can't be centered--I think it still looks fine...


 
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Awesome Fred
 Monday, July 09 2012 @ 05:22 AM UTC  
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Now I'm not saying you should rush anything... but I imagine that you could get away with a centered icon, and one ad on each side of it.


 
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 Monday, August 20 2012 @ 11:21 PM UTC  
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Is it just me? Or does anybody else find the latest advert a bit creepy? If people think that it's just me being funny, then please say so. But...I can't help feeling that a site which is all about displaying somebody's idea of physical perfection in women is a bit creepy. "Hey girls! This is what YOU should be like!!!"*

EDIT: I've just found out that it's only visible to Europeans**. It's for a site "prettygoddess.com" which promises "The most beautiful women and prettiest teen girls on earth."

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*For anybody out there who might be feeling a little sensitive, then:-
I) Nobody but nobody is perfect either physically or in any other way.
II) Everybody's ideals are different anyway.
III) Who gives a shit?

**Or people in Europe to be precise.


 
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Awesome Fred
 Monday, August 20 2012 @ 11:37 PM UTC  
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Over here in the number one nation, we've got "Lofty Salon & Wellness Center" displaying for the past few days. It seems rather innocuous, it's just rather out-of-place. It's apparently a place in Virginia that does the whole "look more healthy with these natural things" hullabaloo.


 
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Buddleia
 Monday, August 20 2012 @ 11:42 PM UTC  
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It's not just you. In fact, I entirely agree with you, HM. I find this particular ad offputting enough to revert to the Ad-Free skin until it's outbid or expired.

I think it's creepy to be advertising "beautiful women" and "pretty girls" in the first place. It's not just "Hey girls, this is what you should be like!", I bet - any votes what proportion is intended as "Hey guys, here are pictures you can fap to"? (Come on. Seriously. If you want beautiful pictures, there are lots of photography sites. If you want porn, go look at porn. If you want to bitch about how X is so fat and ugly omgggg, try Facebook. Why mince around with looking at "prettiest teen girls"?)

I also find it extremely creepy to be advertising teenage girls for this sort of thing.

I also find it rather insulting that they assume that a significant proportion of the Island's players are there looking for that sort of thing.


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EDIT: for anyone not-in-Europe wondering what we're fussing around, click on the ProjectWonderful link and you can see which ad is displaying where. Lucky not-in-Europe people.


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 Monday, August 20 2012 @ 11:52 PM UTC  
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I just checked out "prettygoddess". It's easily a site for luring people to other pornography sites for viewcounts and customers. It's also fairly clear that it's part of an asian spam business, if you look at different topic names here and there. Though I didn't find any evidence of it, these kinds of sites are often risky in terms of computer spyware and the like. All in all, for those reasons alone, I would recommend blocking it if CMJ can have that power.


 
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 Tuesday, August 21 2012 @ 03:44 AM UTC  
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Ugh, yick. Gimme a few minutes and I'll ban this creepy bastard.

In future, if you see ads like that, please Petition them.


 
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Buddleia
 Tuesday, August 21 2012 @ 04:38 PM UTC  
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Ugh, yick. Gimme a few minutes and I'll ban this creepy bastard.

In future, if you see ads like that, please Petition them.

Thank you. Will do.


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CavemanJoe
 Friday, October 18 2013 @ 07:07 AM UTC  
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WELL HELLO AGAIN

This time it's opt-in. We'll see what happens!


 
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Furo
 Sunday, October 20 2013 @ 05:52 PM UTC  
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I'm using the ad skin and it's great. ('cause I'm one of the poor-asses with time to waste but no $. . . for now. I feel a little less guilty.)
I'm not having anymore difficulty with it than the usual problems with really slow connectivity and an older computer.
Also, it's an awesome advert right now!


 
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Tahvohck
 Sunday, October 20 2013 @ 05:58 PM UTC  
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Looking good this time around. Only complaint I have is to say again that the header being shifted so far left looks weird, but it's not like that'd be enough to keep me from using it. Confused


 
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 Sunday, October 20 2013 @ 06:30 PM UTC  
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Would it be easy to make a mobile ad-supported with an ad at the bottom?


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 Sunday, October 20 2013 @ 08:53 PM UTC  
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