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    Lets start with the homepage.

    I have no idea what the site is about upon landing. I assume something about podcasts, but its really unclear and the layout and imagery is confusing.

    Shows is really hard to read, and the overall color scheme is unrefined. It looks like some clip art images and photos were hastily slapped together and photoshopped, but not really smoothed out to fit together. They compete for attention, all the while they don't really provide any real benefit to the visual understanding of the page. I think they could, if they were arranged better in a layout and tweaked some.

    I'm not sure what to click, so I guessed shows. It brought me to a funny page, I don't understand it. Somehow I finally decided to click Tech something, and ended up on a page that seemed almost completely unrelated, but much better overall in clarity in its purpose.

    I'm not trying to rip all over this site, but rather give you my thought by thought reaction to visiting. I'm purposefully staying away from technological things, and just focusing on that needs to happen first: a clear site design and message needs to be developed. That is something that is hard to give real advice on without working intensely with you, so I hope that my comments give some direction on some of the details the site needs to address.

    Best of luck.
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    I think it's sort of plain and doesn't reflect the tech of an IPod.
    Everything is all "way too big".

    One other thing ... some of the links don't change the cursor to a "hand",
    so it doesn't seem like the links work, but they do anyhow ... it just doesn't
    seem like they do.

    I think that the idea behind is (related to kids) is a good idea.

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    Ok what do you think of this?

    http://www.jamesjobs.co.uk/drop/test54.png

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    If your site is aimed more for kids, it should be brighter,
    more colorful, and not so boring. Even your logo isn't so hot.

    More like this:
    http://www.cartoonnetwork.com/

    Make it fun, not dark and dull.

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    We are trying to keep it clean and not so much "in your face"

    A bit like these:
    http://macrabbit.com/
    http://bohemiancoding.com/

    Also I have started to do this one
    http://jamesjobs.co.uk/photos/Untitl...306-075520.png


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