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simnor
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Hi, I’m working on a new portfolio wordpress template for TF and I’m using a number of colour schemes from colorlovers but I’m thinking something looks wrong but I just cant see it so maybe fresh eyes will:

http://simnor.deviantart.com/art/Portfolio-Template-Design-v1-115673412

Thanks guys, its nice to finally get back to designing for ThemeForest, its been a while :)

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shadow66142000
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It needs more contrast and something else for the logo.

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simnor
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OK I think I’ve added more contrast now: http://simnor.deviantart.com/art/Portfolio-Template-Design-v2-115677456

I want to keep the logo as type for the time being as more people are likely to want to just have their name there rather than having to use a logo (obviously I’ll add the options to add a logo), for the name though I’m not sure about red, it says in the colour scheme its ok but not totally sure.

Thanks

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flashark
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Maybe some content separators for side columns (for shop). Just some thin lines, or other colors. btw, content is great!

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darius9000
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contrast is a bit better now, but still… white text and beige subtitles are still far away from being contrasted to the background.

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nuvru
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Definitely needs more contrast… white text on a tan background is a nono for readability.

Lots of details seem to be missing.. where’s the rss icons? Where’s the search form? No bullet icons, just a faded twitter bird.

Again because there’s no contrast nothing stands out as important. Not even the header. And nothing has bullet icons which I think would add a little detail.

And a plain text logo is just being lazy.

Anyway, good luck.

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