View Full Version : need help please

07-14-2014, 08:02 PM
hi all im new ish to website building I am building a website for my bouncy castle business
I started great soon as I ad java or css sheet everything runs dead slow scroll design page
when try to prieview in browser takes ages to load
if I upload the page to server it works fine
www.theinflatables.co.uk/index2.html (http://www.theinflatables.co.uk/index2.html)

intel duel core 2.6gh
4gb ram 2.9gb available
windows 8
all on fresh install

I thought it would be insufficient memory
if I start task manager in windows show only 50% mem used 25% cpu

could someone please help

07-14-2014, 09:39 PM
Its quite hard to say.

Your computer is fine, you don't need anything fancy for web design work.

Looking at the page, you are loading a script thats not on the server

<script type="text/javascript" src="jscripts.js"></script>

This won't effect anything locally though I wouldn't have thought. It could be the scripts for the social links. Sometimes things like this can hang or not load correctly when viewed locally.

Try removing this from your page just as a test and see if this is whats causing the issue.

If it is you could just comment out the code until you are ready to deploy. In html you do this with

<!-- comment -->

In javascript you just use //


07-14-2014, 09:56 PM
thanks for reply
ive been playing about with it
I think its to do with the faded background in table when I take it out works fine
will have to find another way to do this any ideas using 10pix png atm

js file missing is empty

07-14-2014, 10:00 PM


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07-20-2014, 07:22 AM
400kb of js seems a lot for ... erm well what is it for?

incidentally the text could do with a good look over for gammar and flow - "won't" has an apostrophe in it and I assume it should be "summer fetes" not 'fates' ;)

follow the logo colours for the colour scheme of the site - i like your background image, but the 'special offer' could take a yellow or similar colour from the logo and be a button OR the background oval thing

also i notice it doesn't seem to be responsive...

the red 'warning' text and the blue copy text remind me of Frontpage sites of old :) why not replace the red with orange or purple from the logo bouncy castle, and then use the mid/dark blue from the logo text for the body copy (or a slightly darker vesion

07-20-2014, 09:18 PM
also i notice it doesn't seem to be responsive...

With respect to mowdo thats the least of this sites issues.

07-21-2014, 01:31 AM
i would not be that harsh personally, iw ould like to se the meny with maybe some different varied {candy) colours to keep with a childlike (child friendly?) theme