Wamalug’s first look made extensive use of everything… backgrounds, tables, graphics, ellipses… this is how it looked in Netscape Navigator 3.04 on MacOS System 9.
The design visible on larger screens has survived four generations starting with the work my predecessor webmaster did in Macromedia Dreamweaver sometime in 2000 (or 2001), seen here just days before I took over as webmaster in 2003.
After I reduced the width of the right-most column by a percentage point to make Microsoft Internet Explorer 5.5 for Windows behave, this was the appearance in Mozilla 1.2.1 on MacOS Classic.
I developed an alternate stylesheet named
Thanks to Windows 98 Second Edition running in an emulator and the admittedly limited capabilities of the Print Screen key, the appearance of the site in Microsoft Internet Explorer for Windows 6.0 meant I would no longer visit the site in any earlier version.
My design was continued for a few more months after my departure as webmaster and club member…
The next webmaster established a design which would survive the movement to a dot-com domain in 2007.
I purchased wamalug.org in 2014 and set about to recreate the earlier look with the triple columns on inside pages.
For 2015 I had a mobile-friendly, responsive web design written to validate to HTML5. Microsoft Internet Explorer persisted in applying
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