Your (own) favorite rejected/unworthy banners?

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Postby Kitsuner » Thu Jun 21, 2007 4:23 pm

I tried making a banner once... but I got distracted. Maybe next month...
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Postby mexicanjunior » Thu Jun 21, 2007 5:10 pm

This is the only banner I ever made...

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Dont ask why...
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Postby Kitsuner » Thu Jun 21, 2007 5:56 pm

mexicanjunior wrote:This is the only banner I ever made...

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Dont ask why...

For some reason, I'm reminded of your poetry you linked here once.
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Postby ngsilver » Thu Jun 21, 2007 10:38 pm

Image - 70 votes

Image - 77 votes
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Postby wurpess » Sat Jun 23, 2007 7:08 pm

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rejected-
* While useful advice, banners should be more about promoting the site
and less about technical knowhow.


Might redo it with different text. I don't know. :P
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Postby SilversLightning » Sun Jul 22, 2007 11:20 am

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yeah this is my first time using photoshop :O (gasp) but yeah it was more of an experiment banner than everything, and the biggest flaw was the AMV flower logo :/

I'm getting better though? :roll: :lol: also the white text doesn't look all that great either. a bit plain too IMO...

I have a theory that a banner (let's say it's a decent one, not like this one) that is among 9 bad looking banners is more likely to become worthy than one that is among 9 pretty shiny banners that kinda pwn that one because it's a bit plain compared to the others....

or just the majority either way....who knows
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Postby JaddziaDax » Sun Jul 22, 2007 11:35 am

as far as your theory goes, its pretty right on the money...

if you have 10 good banners any of them are less likely to get worthy as if you have 1 good banner among 9 bad ones...

ive watched banner voting a long time and that seems to be how it always ends up


also when the new logo comes out, you are more than likely to get worthy banners than right before the end of the previous logo
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Postby SilversLightning » Tue Jul 24, 2007 4:49 am

Image -63

Image -68

hmm...I think Sora lost because the text is too overused, and I realized (right after submitting it mind you) that there was a Sakura banner with the same saying right above me. Ouch >.<

and the Osaka one was just a joke, I didn't expect it to win anyway. I actually thought it was gonna be rejected because it was so pointless XD but uh....Osaka beat out Sora???? WTF???? DEWD!!!!

but still....VAST improvements over what I WAS making

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<.<

although they will never see the light of day again :sweat:
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Postby JaddziaDax » Tue Jul 24, 2007 8:00 am

i voted for osaka >.>
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Postby SilversLightning » Tue Jul 24, 2007 1:07 pm

:O
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Postby JaddziaDax » Tue Jul 24, 2007 1:10 pm

IT AMUSED ME

as does capslock
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Postby wurpess » Sun Jul 29, 2007 8:55 pm

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only 68 votes. :(
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Postby JaddziaDax » Sun Jul 29, 2007 8:56 pm

i totally loled - and worthied that too XD
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Postby godix » Sun Jul 29, 2007 10:49 pm

Ya know, I'm wondering, has anyone EVER seen an org banner used on a site other than the org?
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Postby JaddziaDax » Sun Jul 29, 2007 11:12 pm

does it count if its my site?
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