Hello there. I am Terry and I am a full-time undergraduate based in Singapore. I take photos, write a blog and design websites.

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Short Hiatus

This blog will be on a short hiatus – well, it’s definitely good news to you all, because I’m using that break away from blogging to design a whole new WordPress theme modified groundup (through CSS) from the original, fabulous and minimalistic WordPress Sandbox Theme. It’s a hard process though – I wanted to preserve some of the current styles in this theme and yet have to full-heartedly embrace the new ones I have in mind. Tough call!

Here’s a list of things you’ll expect to see in the new theme :)

  1. Revamped (revamped, I really mean a 200% redesign) of the blog header
  2. Cool new CSS rollover effects of the main navigation menu
  3. Incorpration of javascript effets from the lightweight and handy Scriptaculous library

The major changes are a few but the smaller ones are more than just a truck-load. I might be posting sneak peeks before I officially use the theme on this blog (I have no plans of releasing it into the public domain since I have heavily modified the layout for personal use – it’s better if you can get the original theme and style it in anyway way you adore :razz: heh).

So stay tuned!

[A rather joyful edit]: The prototype is out but I should keep it away from prying eyes until it’s ready for sneak peeks :) but here’s a piece of good news – it’s compatible with IE6 and above, Mozilla Firefox 1.0 and above and Safari 2.0 and above… woots!

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6 responses to “Short Hiatus” » Leave a response

  1. MelleResponse

    Come back sooooon. I need a constant blogging fix from the people who inspire me! Good luck on your redesigning! I know you can take the new WordPress version and put it to it’s most creative extent. I should do the same, no classes for me tomorrow, that means time to complete assignments, and play around in Photoshop and Flash and Dreamweaver, since I have that option now!

  2. YappyResponse

    Hope to see your new layout soon! :razz:

    Check out Yappy’s last blog post: Life is good

  3. IdResponse

    I can’t wait to see the new incarnation of Teddy-o-Ted! =D Your layouts have impressed me from the moment I first happened on your site. =) Twiddling fingers here! =D

    Check out Id’s last blog post: The New Order.

  4. Bush MackelResponse

    Can’t wait to see what you come up esp since I really like the theme you have on now. (Meaning I like your taste). GL!

    Check out Bush Mackel’s last blog post: Videogame Round Up 4-2-08

  5. HanResponse

    I never know with a new layout whether I should make people anticipate it or whether I should just load it up – which is what I generally do!

    Check out Han’s last blog post: Yes, I also upgraded

  6. momoResponse

    mm that’s going to really hard work isn’t it. somehow i always feel your blog is like a complicated machine. (maybe one day will transform into a robot) heheh sorry for being lame. :3
    hope to see new layout soon!

    Check out momo’s last blog post: IQ = 0

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