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Nur Ein Site Redesign

Post by grumpymike » Mon Jul 01, 2019 1:34 pm

I finally have a working product for the core use case - the "title" page.

See here.
Notable changes:
* easily navigate within a contest
* volume normalization
* seeking (lol)
* soundcloud-like UI
* responsive design with fun sticky headers/scroll-away-headers. Looks particularly good on iOS or Mac. Three general styles are handled - wide and tall, wide, and narrow.
* forum links (if they've been entered)
* ajax loading (so eventually the player won't stop when you navigate)

Please report issues you stumble upon.
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Re: Nur Ein Site Redesign

Post by Lunkhead » Mon Jul 01, 2019 5:02 pm

Looks really cool! I most of all appreciate being able to scrub within a track. That will make the first couple rounds next year a lot more bearable. :P
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Post by BoffoYux » Sat Jul 06, 2019 9:17 am

I like it!

One request - on the artist page, the group names aren’t linked to their songs pages.
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Post by BoffoYux » Sat Jul 06, 2019 9:21 am

I like the color coded pie circle on the actual judges scores around the tally number. I missed that at first glance.
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Re: Nur Ein Site Redesign

Post by Pigfarmer Jr » Sat Jul 06, 2019 3:05 pm

I believe I did a shadow for 3:20 for Nur Ein XIII and emailed it in. I see someone did a review of it, but I don't see it listed anywhere. Not that it was a good shadow, but....
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Re: Nur Ein Site Redesign

Post by grumpymike » Sat Jul 06, 2019 7:33 pm

Only shadows for this year are up. Anyone can be a data janitor, so if you organize all the shadows for a year and send me a zip, I’ll put them up.
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Re: Nur Ein Site Redesign

Post by Pigfarmer Jr » Sat Jul 06, 2019 7:36 pm

grumpymike wrote:
Sat Jul 06, 2019 7:33 pm
Only shadows for this year are up. Anyone can be a data janitor, so if you organize all the shadows for a year and send me a zip, I’ll put them up.
I put it on the to do list. Just behind "make a to do list." We'll see if I get around to it. *evil grin*
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Re: Nur Ein Site Redesign

Post by thirdcatmusic » Mon Jul 08, 2019 10:20 am

looks sharp! :!:
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Re: Nur Ein Site Redesign

Post by BoffoYux » Sat Jul 13, 2019 6:50 am

Another feature request - playback counter somewhere on the site? I know one next to the judges scores would be confusing.
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Re: Nur Ein Site Redesign

Post by Geech » Mon Jul 15, 2019 8:51 am

Been using this lately to re-acquaint myself with songs from this year's competition.

Overall, this is a nice upgrade. Some feedback:

o It is not clear how to play a track. Can you put a play button right next to the song in the list, like in SoundCloud?
o The site itself is very narrow, but the player in the footer takes up the entire browser width. This is a little weird.
o How about allowing the space bar to toggle play/pause?
o I don't think you're showing the actual mp3 art if it is available. Could you? And could you allow the user to get a big look at it somewhere? Maybe swap out what the standard art is for the mp3 art?
o Sorting should allow the user to select the sort. Right now the app selects. It’s not intuitive. It can take many clicks to change to where you want it go.
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Re: Nur Ein Site Redesign

Post by Lunkhead » Mon Jul 15, 2019 1:10 pm

+1 to all of those suggestions.
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