Very innovative tweaking of punBB's interface. I thought I'd landed on another forum aside from a punbb - ie Vanilla.
I really like the speech balloon effect in viewtopic.php. Cute!! and very friendly.
I don't mean to be a grinch, but the downside is that the forum is very, very slow to browse, even the home page - before you open up a topic and start sucking down big photos.
When I did try to browse topics, I had to give up on trying to open up several topics as after for eg 5 minutes my browser had still only loaded about 20% of the page
Even the forum home page at http://photojojo.com/forum alone is about 320k, and with its
External Object QTY
Total HTML: 1
Total HTML Images: 2
Total CSS Images: 12
Total Images: 14
Total Scripts: 8
Total CSS imports: 5
Total Frames: 0
Total Iframes: 0
Connection Rate Download Time
14.4K 253.60 seconds
28.8K 129.60 seconds
33.6K 111.88 seconds
56K 69.37 seconds
ISDN 128K 25.13 seconds
T1 1.44Mbps 7.30 seconds
I think some optimisation can take place, perhaps on the following elements:
QTY SIZE# TYPE URL
2 96046 SCRIPT http://photojojo.com/forum/include/prototype.js
1 47603 SCRIPT http://photojojo.com/includes/lightbox/js/prototype.js
1 40362 HTML http://photojojo.com/forum/viewforum.php?id=1
2 38152 SCRIPT http://photojojo.com/forum/include/effects.js
1 20739 SCRIPT http://photojojo.com/includes/lightbox/js/lightbox.js
1 14740 CSS http://photojojo.com/forum/style/Photojojo.css
1 12372 CSS http://www.photojojo.com/styles.css
http://www.websiteoptimization.com/services/analyze is your friend
But yeah, I like.
Would like it more if I was on a T1 though...