Today sees another part of the site upgrade - the conversion of the editorial to a new system. From now on, we'll be posting new editorial using this system, and gradually converting our ten years worth of archives over.
Until we have finished converting the editorial, you can find the older articles here:
Older News Articles
Basenotes Awards 2000 - 2009 (2010 voting coming soon...)
The directory is still
Gathered from various emails, blog responses, and various threads
Things to resolve
Login doesnt work on reviews / wardrobesItrader feedback functionalityGender, Country Flag, wardrobe displayed in 'postbot] fixed Dec 29iTrader Feedback displayed in 'postbit'Change colour and style from default blue colouring.Fix issues with smiliesVisitor Counts for blog entriesthe biography gets truncated in mid-sentence to about 1.5 linesShow the search results
Updated 29th December 2009 at 01:00 PM by Grant
We've upgraded the site to the latest version of vBulletin. We are working on getting the style consistent throughout the site, so bear with us for the moment.
I'm sure there will be a few bugs / errors / general annoyances, so please let me know in the Community boards here.
One of the first issue I'll fix is the fact that reviews, wardrobes and iTrader doesn't work, but it may be a few days.
Anyway, please leave your comments and hope to have all the
Updated 27th December 2009 at 06:57 PM by Grant
We started Basenotes in 2000, and 2010 will be the year of our tenth birthday. There's a lot going to be happening, events-wise, and website-wise. I'll cover the website based stuff in this post.
One thing I will be doing is a rewrite of the code to make it easier for members to submit information to the fragrance directory. The other big deal is upgrading the forum software to vBulletin 4. There are a few advantages to this, but also some downsides.
* The upgrade comes
Well, I've moved my family from the UK midlands to leafy Hertfordshire, but it's going to be around ten days or so before we're going to get connected to the internet...
So I'm writing this on my Mac being tethered to my phone. Its a bit kludgy but it might do the job in the meantime.
Hopefully we'll be back on track again soon..
I've some pics of the BN Lunch to upload too...
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