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by juette
Mon Sep 26, 2022 4:02 pm
Forum: Net Café
Topic: Artwork and Social Media
Replies: 8
Views: 207

Re: Artwork and Social Media

im not really a fan of using social media for my art honestly. deviantart was okay before they forced the ugly new theme on everybody now the website's so laggy its unuseable. ive used various other social media platforms over the years and honestly ive never really liked any of them, all those algo...
by juette
Sun Sep 25, 2022 1:20 pm
Forum: The Garden
Topic: talk about your hobbies / special interests
Replies: 12
Views: 343

Re: talk about your hobbies / special interests

i love a lot of things as well.... i will try my best to be brief here but i can already tell i wont be able to my big big big special interest is torchwood <3 its a doctor who spin-off about 5 bisexuals who hunt aliens and stuff. basically inthe doctor who universe theres a space-time rift that run...
by juette
Sun Sep 25, 2022 12:51 pm
Forum: The Garden
Topic: Useless thread
Replies: 5
Views: 137

Re: Useless thread

i just want everyone to look at him
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by juette
Sun Sep 25, 2022 12:47 pm
Forum: The Yesterweb
Topic: Webrings!
Replies: 6
Views: 267

Re: Webrings!

i loove webrings i love joining them
by juette
Sun Sep 25, 2022 12:44 pm
Forum: Net Café
Topic: Discord is overwhelming.
Replies: 11
Views: 356

Re: Discord is overwhelming.

discord is hell for finding anything even when you know soemthing has been talked about in a specific server. if youre looking for a certain solution to a problem you can look up keywords but itll bring up everything containing those words including things that arent related to the problem you have ...
by juette
Wed Jun 29, 2022 9:50 am
Forum: Net Café
Topic: on mobile phones and accessibility
Replies: 26
Views: 724

Re: on mobile phones and accessibility

I just wanna address a tangent in the thread first: I'm not sure the relative decline PC users is so much a cost thing as a social thing. Here in the UK a usable computer is far cheaper than a usable smartphone. You can still use the internet just fine on a laptop from 12 years ago (I would know be...
by juette
Mon Jun 27, 2022 11:30 am
Forum: The Garden
Topic: Artists, how do you feel about being open about your inspirations?
Replies: 15
Views: 219

Re: Artists, how do you feel about being open about your inspirations?

i dont mind being open about my inspirations but a lot of the time i dont really know them cause theyre more like. subconscious.
by juette
Sun Jun 26, 2022 9:37 am
Forum: Net Café
Topic: on mobile phones and accessibility
Replies: 26
Views: 724

Re: on mobile phones and accessibility

Discrimination (in it's negative connotation) usually refers to selection based on traits that people can't change about themselves. I think it's healthy that we assume that we have some choice on what technology we can use. I think that we should be empowered ― and should empower others ― to conti...
by juette
Sun Jun 26, 2022 9:34 am
Forum: Net Café
Topic: Yesterweb Subrings
Replies: 5
Views: 243

Re: Yesterweb Subrings

i do like the idea of sub-rings around certain themes/features!!
by juette
Sat Jun 25, 2022 4:10 pm
Forum: The Garden
Topic: book recommendations!!
Replies: 6
Views: 125

book recommendations!!

high school had made me kind of disgusted of reading for a while cause i kept being forced to read stuff i didnt like but now im free of that and i have at least a month of free time. i really need to get new books cause the ones i already have are from when i was 10-11 so theyre not really to my ta...
by juette
Sat Jun 25, 2022 4:05 pm
Forum: Net Café
Topic: on mobile phones and accessibility
Replies: 26
Views: 724

Re: on mobile phones and accessibility

middlepot wrote: Sat Jun 25, 2022 3:58 am Image
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you have a very nice layout :] image-based layouts are a bit more difficult to optimise for small screens but you did it really well i think
by juette
Fri Jun 24, 2022 10:46 am
Forum: Net Café
Topic: on mobile phones and accessibility
Replies: 26
Views: 724

Re: on mobile phones and accessibility

$Mobile devices have turned into devices of consumption ― and control ― where people watch, listen, or read things that others (now mostly big companies) make for them. Without a keyboard users can't ― and so don't ━ code or write books/speeches/papers on their device. Mobile users don't have the o...
by juette
Thu Jun 23, 2022 3:49 pm
Forum: Webweaving
Topic: What's your philosophy behind how you build your site?
Replies: 9
Views: 297

Re: What's your philosophy behind how you build your site?

im making things up as i go along tbh. at some point i was like "hey a semi-transparent black grid background would look cooler than a semi-transparent plain black background" so thats what i did. if i see some deisgn element i like on someone else's website i might copy it. i just want to...
by juette
Wed Jun 22, 2022 2:57 pm
Forum: Net Café
Topic: on mobile phones and accessibility
Replies: 26
Views: 724

Re: on mobile phones and accessibility

- I've seen people telling people to 'use a real computer' too, and I think that perspective doesn't take into account that a LOT of people only have mobile phones because (good) PCs are expensive. It's something I think about a lot, especially since much of the Yesterweb and adjacent are really de...
by juette
Wed Jun 22, 2022 2:40 pm
Forum: Net Café
Topic: The upcoming fan-site renaissance
Replies: 10
Views: 265

Re: The upcoming fan-site renaissance

This is why Miraheze is a brilliant alternative. It gives most of the freedom back to the users (both on the frontend AND backend, wink wink common.css) and it has tons of helpful extensions and other stuff. "anyone can edit unless you go and lock each page individually"..there's an exten...
by juette
Wed Jun 22, 2022 10:49 am
Forum: The Garden
Topic: what is some 'weird' art advice you have to give?
Replies: 16
Views: 370

Re: what is some 'weird' art advice you have to give?

if you cant draw a specific hand pose. just take a picture of yourself and trace over it. tracing can really help you understand the shapes and stuff. and also who cares it just a photo of your hands
by juette
Wed Jun 22, 2022 10:43 am
Forum: The Garden
Topic: Going to paint a shelf soon
Replies: 3
Views: 55

Re: Going to paint a shelf soon

have you painted it yet... will you post a picture
by juette
Wed Jun 22, 2022 10:42 am
Forum: The Garden
Topic: Notable Public Domain Character thread
Replies: 7
Views: 163

Re: Notable Public Domain Character thread

- the "Progress" Pride flag, Daniel Quasar created and owns the copyright to it, idk how much xe enforces it tho lol i remember seeing a post about that and basically: if itsa non-commercial purpose you can use it, if its a commercial one you have to contact xem but for small businesses x...
by juette
Wed Jun 22, 2022 10:38 am
Forum: The Garden
Topic: Do animals have a concept of gender?
Replies: 7
Views: 150

Re: Do animals have a concept of gender?

even the strict male/female sex binary we humans use does not always really. work for animals. or even for humans for that matter
by juette
Wed Jun 22, 2022 10:02 am
Forum: Net Café
Topic: The Internet Is Smaller Than You Think (a story)
Replies: 6
Views: 307

Re: The Internet Is Smaller Than You Think (a story)

the other day i randomly saw key (cooperationiskey) on twitter and i was omg!! the neocities person
by juette
Wed Jun 22, 2022 9:59 am
Forum: Net Café
Topic: on mobile phones and accessibility
Replies: 26
Views: 724

Re: on mobile phones and accessibility

i dont really agree with the idea that more people use browsers for pcs than mobile. yes when smartphones were still new they did but now in my experience there are really a lot more people who only use their phones, like just comparing to my classmates (who are all between 19 and 25 years old, so n...
by juette
Wed Jun 22, 2022 9:48 am
Forum: Net Café
Topic: The upcoming fan-site renaissance
Replies: 10
Views: 265

Re: The upcoming fan-site renaissance

wikia/fandom can be good for like. referencing information (the tardis wiki has saved my life many times when i needed to remember a specific piece of information but didnt want to go through an ENTIRE BOOK to find it) but while theres a bit of a. lets say "unique content" feature with stu...
by juette
Tue Jun 21, 2022 10:31 pm
Forum: Net Café
Topic: on mobile phones and accessibility
Replies: 26
Views: 724

on mobile phones and accessibility

i think we can all agree that the accessibility of personal websites sometimes leaves a lot to be desired. but while people find it acceptable to add alt text to images or to warn before displaying triggering content, there still seems to be a lot of people looking down on mobile users for some reas...
by juette
Mon Jun 06, 2022 10:37 am
Forum: The Garden
Topic: Your favourite toy share
Replies: 2
Views: 74

Re: Your favourite toy share

this is nounours my favourite plushie of all time (say hi): https://64.media.tumblr.com/b071f2c84e0e12bf385ccd812bc64b6d/1af338db72558041-e9/s1280x1920/d380b124f6432c3dd770c531d8ca1d6d0471c775.jpg and this is my current 2nd favorite, the Giant Bear: https://64.media.tumblr.com/885a493fdf269cd3888f01...
by juette
Mon Jun 06, 2022 10:34 am
Forum: Net Café
Topic: how "online" do you think we should be?
Replies: 39
Views: 835

Re: how "online" do you think we should be?

I agree with the sentiment here but for me the problem is that that app that you use for just a second to check where some place is is actually pinging a server every 15 seconds on it's own. For me the main problem is that all of us are online 24/7 we want it or not. :| i mean i turn off my mobile ...
by juette
Thu Jun 02, 2022 12:49 pm
Forum: Net Café
Topic: how "online" do you think we should be?
Replies: 39
Views: 835

Re: how "online" do you think we should be?

i dont think we shoudl be like. only connected 1 hour per day or something (no shade on people who do prefer limiting their time online though) cause theres really a lot of useful tools online like being able to check a bus/train schedule from anywhere or being able to find a company's phone number ...
by juette
Thu Jun 02, 2022 12:46 pm
Forum: Net Café
Topic: The internet as an extention of American Culture
Replies: 22
Views: 425

Re: The internet as an extention of American Culture

back to the topic tho, i see places like twitter and facebook and tumblr even, be accused of being “america-centric” and im like, theyre american sites, what do you expect? nothings stopping you from exploring a bit more if you dont like them haha i mean yeah theyre american websites but sometimes ...
by juette
Tue May 31, 2022 10:43 am
Forum: The Garden
Topic: What's something that never fails to crack you up?
Replies: 19
Views: 326

Re: What's something that never fails to crack you up?

the joke about the penguin that breathed through its ass
by juette
Tue May 31, 2022 10:42 am
Forum: Net Café
Topic: Intersection of queerness and old-web
Replies: 6
Views: 345

Re: Intersection of queerness and old-web

i think its not necessarily that theres more lgbt people online, but more that lgbt people irl are rarely out for obvious reasons. and yeah if youre looking at websites by lgbt people on neocities chances are theyll link to other lgbt websites and these websites will in turn link to more... which ca...
by juette
Tue May 31, 2022 10:39 am
Forum: The Garden
Topic: what is your LEASt favourite food
Replies: 21
Views: 278

Re: what is your LEASt favourite food

ifelse95 wrote: Thu May 26, 2022 5:22 am i don't really like olives. they gross me out. my mom in law loves them and i just cant wrap my head around it, they look like eyeballs!
youre so right tbh olives are weird as hell
by juette
Tue May 31, 2022 10:38 am
Forum: Net Café
Topic: I wish more people would make personal websites.
Replies: 41
Views: 1151

Re: I wish more people would make personal websites.

i really wanna get into making somthing of my own on neocities tho x3 someday when i have the time to sit down and learn some html/css, i been going through some of the websites everyones linked here with my inspector just to see some of the guts behind it all XD idk what so much of it means html a...
by juette
Sat May 28, 2022 10:40 pm
Forum: Webweaving
Topic: Anti-portfolios and website topic division.
Replies: 18
Views: 398

Re: Anti-portfolios and website topic division.

sixeyes wrote: Fri May 27, 2022 9:31 am Libraries here are apparently switching to Dewey. I didn't realize there were multiple!
in belgium we use the universal decimal classification which is based on the dewey decimal system! im sure theres more different ones but i dont know them
by juette
Wed May 25, 2022 8:16 pm
Forum: The Garden
Topic: Have you ever dreamed of making your own trading card game?
Replies: 11
Views: 111

Re: Have you ever dreamed of making your own trading card game?

when i was little we tried to make fake pokemon cards with my mom but we didnt get far. i sorta wanna try again tho
by juette
Wed May 25, 2022 5:58 pm
Forum: Net Café
Topic: Opinions on E-commerce?
Replies: 6
Views: 129

Re: Opinions on E-commerce?

ecommerce isnt bad in itself, especially during covid times when its best to limit the time you spend in public places. but yeah big corporations sort of make it terrible, like how some things are straight up impossible to get anywhere other than amazon, or how etsy is trying to take even more money...
by juette
Wed May 25, 2022 5:53 pm
Forum: The Garden
Topic: Books, libraries, reading!
Replies: 9
Views: 130

Re: Books, libraries, reading!

ive been rereading gros-câlin by romain gary lately because the way the story is told is very intriguing to me..... its very non-linear with the narrator using weird turns of phrase and made-up expressions and changing subjects very often. not sure how well it'd translate into english though.... i w...
by juette
Tue May 24, 2022 2:24 pm
Forum: The Garden
Topic: what is your LEASt favourite food
Replies: 21
Views: 278

Re: what is your LEASt favourite food

Squid-Died wrote: Tue May 17, 2022 11:22 pm i cant stand br*ccoli :x even as an adult
i looove broccoli. spinach on the other hand...........
by juette
Fri May 20, 2022 10:41 pm
Forum: Net Café
Topic: Lack of inspiration sucks.
Replies: 14
Views: 284

Re: Lack of inspiration sucks.

Veezle wrote: Wed May 18, 2022 3:07 am Hmm not a bad idea... I never want it to seem like I'm stealing someone else's work though.
tbh a lot of personal websites are built through copying stuff from various places and its moire the unique combination of stuff that mpakes it well. unique
by juette
Fri May 20, 2022 9:11 pm
Forum: Net Café
Topic: Gemini Protocol ♊️
Replies: 11
Views: 271

Re: Gemini Protocol ♊️

i donyt have a gemini capsule and i dont feel like making one would really be for me (i really like images and making things look a certain precise way and gemini just. does not work for that) but i do like the ideas behind it like being lighter than the web and it being easier to make stuff for sin...
by juette
Fri May 20, 2022 8:54 pm
Forum: Webweaving
Topic: Latest "New Thing" You've Added to Your Site?
Replies: 5
Views: 122

Re: Latest "New Thing" You've Added to Your Site?

a complicated art references page with like. tabs and collapseables and carousels. it needs a lot more work though now that the structure is done i need to put the info and images in
by juette
Tue May 17, 2022 7:22 pm
Forum: The Garden
Topic: What are your favorite video games?
Replies: 37
Views: 550

Re: What are your favorite video games?

im basic and i love animal crossing. i also like osu but only 2 stars beatmaps. i dont liek losing
by juette
Tue May 17, 2022 7:21 pm
Forum: The Garden
Topic: Quotes, poems, and general phrases that you like
Replies: 16
Views: 226

Re: Quotes, poems, and general phrases that you like

i constantly think about this quote from torchwood 1x04: IANTO: Lisa, please. I brought you here to heal you, so we could be together. LISA: Together. Yes. Transplant my brain into your body. The two of us together, fused. We'll be one complete person. Isn't that what love is? IANTO: No. LISA: Then ...
by juette
Tue May 17, 2022 6:43 pm
Forum: The Garden
Topic: TTRPGs! Table stories and what you're playing
Replies: 11
Views: 124

Re: TTRPGs! Table stories and what you're playing

i dont personally play ttrpgs but one of my friends does (he plays one with werewolves and one with vampires msotly i think) and he has sooo many funny stories i love listening to them
by juette
Tue May 17, 2022 6:30 pm
Forum: The Garden
Topic: what is your LEASt favourite food
Replies: 21
Views: 278

what is your LEASt favourite food

opposite thread to what's your favorite food. which foods do you hate let's have (playful) arguments

ill start: i hate soup. i hate mashed potatoes. i hate mushrooms.
by juette
Tue May 17, 2022 6:28 pm
Forum: Net Café
Topic: algorithms - new payola, or confirmation bias?
Replies: 6
Views: 135

Re: algorithms - new payola, or confirmation bias?

there might be an element of corporations promoting their posts but ive also noticed on basically algorithm-less websites like tumblr (or well. tumblr's algorithm is a loooot less pushy than every other website's) that people will really. all talk about one thing when its The Trendy Thing and will m...
by juette
Tue May 17, 2022 6:12 pm
Forum: Webweaving
Topic: Site designing
Replies: 9
Views: 197

Re: Site designing

one quick palette tip: try to stick to three main colors at most on each page (unless you wanna go the hyper-colorful route but im gonna assume not). use one more than the other two - use different shades (darker/lighter/more or less saturated) of these three colors. it really helps keep the page co...
by juette
Tue May 17, 2022 5:02 pm
Forum: Webweaving
Topic: Anti-portfolios and website topic division.
Replies: 18
Views: 398

Re: Anti-portfolios and website topic division.

I adore the library idea, (or any pre-existing classification system, but libraries are particularly cool institutions and already have my favor). Decimal one seems fairly universal, we don't use it where i live yet but i learned on wiki that we are in the process of switching to it. which decimal ...
by juette
Mon May 16, 2022 6:15 pm
Forum: Net Café
Topic: Obligatory Desktop thread!
Replies: 45
Views: 927

Re: Obligatory Desktop thread!

Image

my desktop is a mess i need to put all these photoshop files somewhere else
by juette
Mon May 16, 2022 6:10 pm
Forum: Webweaving
Topic: Anti-portfolios and website topic division.
Replies: 18
Views: 398

Re: Anti-portfolios and website topic division.

Has anyone ever come across a website with a library classification system to organize it? For some reason I think that'd be really cute, even if just for a sitemap or something. i would absolutely love to see it if anyone made one. maybe i should make a sitemap based on the UDC for fun.........
by juette
Mon May 16, 2022 6:08 pm
Forum: The Garden
Topic: Post your current thought.
Replies: 39
Views: 506

Re: Post your current thought.

ugghh headeache