Author Topic: New Tyco-powered design in the works  (Read 962 times)

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New Tyco-powered design in the works
« on: March 11, 2015, 00:18:06 »
I know it's been forever since I've done any real work on this website. I think I'm finally motivated again to do some updates to the site, but it's sooooo far from even being close to what I'm used to working on. A lot of what I'm trying to do at first is rebuild broken links that are scattered around the website. Back when I first built Dragon's Hobbies, nearly 15 years ago, I was just trying things out. Random ideas and test code were thrown into things, mostly just to see what would work in the code. It has been a great learning experience for me to play around with in the past, but because of the way things were made back then, a lot about this site is NOT AT ALL how I would want to do it again if I created it from scratch. That being said... I actually don't want to recreate the site from scratch, I just want to make some improvements, putting things back how they were intended originally, such as my art page, and making the site more functional as a whole. Anyway, I hope that the people who have come here for other Tyco Bandit stuff will appreciate the changes that I have in mind, as I plan make more of a focus on the vintage Tyco R/C vehicles and custom vehicles that you guys have bought and built. Attached is a screenshot that I put together as a mockup for the home page.  I do also plan to get the TycoWiki working on here fully this year too.  
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