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September 23, 2007

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Priscilla Palmer

Your site is looking great!

Thank you for using and linking to The personal List.

Guilty Secret

I think it looks great :)

Online Money

looking nice and clean.

Mark

I like the new look and feel of your site! Great job!

Marion

Very, very nice job...what a great looking site! And thank you for such a great write up about my blog, Simon...yours is one of my favourite sites, as well.

Sometimes I walk away, after reading one of your posts, and think about it for hours, before I can come up with a comment for it. You're very enlightening!

Simon

Thank you all for your positive feedback - glad you like the new look! I've decided I like it too, though I'm not so sure about the typeface, so I may still tinker with that...

Marion - Thanks, too, for your encouragement! I too usually like to allow people's comments to simmer in my mind for a while before I respond. It often seems to take some time for the relevant thoughts - and the best words in which to express them - to surface.

I'm not sure how that fits in with 'living in the moment though! I'll have to, er, go and think about that one...

Liara Covert

Its great to hear you're devising new ways to encourage readers to bolster positive thinking and living. I also like the sound of the Personal Development list sidebar.

Vineet Rajan

well i have not seen the earlier one, so I can say how its an improvement but the present one is good. I also recently re did my blog. You can check it and let me know too. I have seen that having a menu bar helps in getting more readers, even for older posts. See if you can work something like that. I have done that to great adavantage.

cheers

vinni

Simon

Hi Liara - Thanks. Yes, I'm trying to make the site as accessible as possible to new readers - and to make people aware of some of the other blogs I like.

Welcome Vinni! - I checked out your blog. It looks great - and it's interesting that the menu bar is effective.

cardiogirl

Hey Simon!

I really like the color scheme, the light blue is very serene and calming. Maybe my eyes are getting old (I am closing in on 40) but I liked the spacing between the lines on the "Bloggers Against Abuse" post.

The font was a tad big, but it allowed a bit more white space between each sentence. I'm nit-picking right now and I will read you no matter what you do with your line spacing, that's just a suggestion :)

p.s. I like the guide to popular posts! Good job!

cardiogirl, low tops optional

Simon

Hi Cardiogirl - My eyes are older than yours and they're not too fond of this typeface either! I hope to tweak it shortly. It's a bit complicated, though, because with the bargain basement version of Typepad to which I subscribe, this typeface comes along with the color scheme - I don't have a choice. So if I want to change the typeface, I need to upgrade to a better version of Typepad. (Yes, I should really use WordPress, I guess, but I'm too lazy to work out how to use it...)

Many thanks for the feedback, CG! I'm glad you like the colors.

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