Mission Statement

TWD Zone is an international fan site and community focused on providing spoilers on The Walking Dead and other shows as well as providing a no hate/no drama community where diversity of opinions is both welcomed and respected
  1. Read our full exclusive Zone interview with TWD star Jeremey Palko! Cast and Crew board. Part 2 now posted.
  2. The Punisher Season 2 will begin filming February 26th
  3. Lauren Cohan has been cast in Whiskey Cavalier- a pilot. Read her deal details & options for Maggie, TWD Spoilers area.
  4. Watch the AMC "Carl's Journey" video, TWD Characters board, Carl Love Topic
  5. Read synopses for all 8-B episodes, TWD Spoilers board

Site Welcome to the new, improved TWD Zone!

Discussion in 'Announcements and Introduce yourself' started by Ripley, Sep 22, 2017.

  1. Ripley

    Ripley Administrator Staff Member Administrator Moderator Original Survivor

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    Welcome everyone to the new and improved TWD Zone!

    We thought it was time to celebrate the site's second birthday by improving the site.

    We have removed 50+ sub-forums to make navigation easier, refined the design and kept everything about the first Zone site that you love. We brought over all of our custom-designed smilies and are adding profile badges showing all the groups you belong to: Original Survivor, VIP members, Former Moderators, Staff, etc.

    We have a few last touches but we will work quietly and fast while business runs as usual!

    Please browser your favorite areas, start posting and make yourselves at home here. All of our staff members are happy to help with any questions you have.

    We have tutorials in place for loading avatars posting photos (same as before) and much more. :)
     
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  2. darkandstormy

    darkandstormy Grady Security Officer VIP Member

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    Love the new site, it's visually more appealing! At first I was confused ~ one minute I was playing a game, collecting candies ~ then the next, my password didn't work. It didn't take long to get acclimated though. Congrats on the 2nd Anniversary Upgrade!:cheer:
     
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  3. Rosee

    Rosee Rosie - Goddess Staff Member Moderator Original Survivor

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    Loving this new place!
     
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  4. Ripley

    Ripley Administrator Staff Member Administrator Moderator Original Survivor

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    Yeah, we had a bit of a hiccup this morning @darkandstormy, bu glad you like it. We will all get used to it very fast.

    Thanks @Rosee and congratulations on joining TWD Zone staff. As a site founder, you bring a special understanding and wisdom plus your great sense of humor.
     
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  5. dark sister

    dark sister Queen in the North Staff Member Moderator Original Survivor

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    I hope you all love it! I already do

    And yes, for those of you that like darker looks, you CAN change your view to a darker color. Scroll to the bottom of the page, where you see "TWD Zone Light" click it and change to "Dark." (I know that was a popular ask on the old site so I figured I'd throw it out there right away)
     
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  6. Ripley

    Ripley Administrator Staff Member Administrator Moderator Original Survivor

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    Thanks @darksister, yes it is great to have a choice on devices! :) I forgot to mention that. PLus being able to add all the groups a member is in, since most members belong in several groups.
     
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  7. Rosee

    Rosee Rosie - Goddess Staff Member Moderator Original Survivor

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    Thank you :cheer::):heart:
     
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  8. carolpenny

    carolpenny Woodbury Partygoers

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    I really love the new graphic and structure! Good job :cheer:
     
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  9. jeowyn

    jeowyn Grady Security Officer

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    I gotta agree! I love everything about this! Amazing work!!
     
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  10. dark sister

    dark sister Queen in the North Staff Member Moderator Original Survivor

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    I'm glad you guys like it. Thanks for letting us know :)
     
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  11. Ripley

    Ripley Administrator Staff Member Administrator Moderator Original Survivor

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    Welcome, everyone who was prompted for a password reset!

    The outages will be a rare, not a regular thing here. Look around, feel free to post, upload an avatar, a signature etc. :grouphug:
     
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  12. greaterpursuit

    greaterpursuit Rabbit Claimer Original Survivor

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    :cheer::cheer::cheer: She's still here! I know, my priorities are off .. lol
     
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  13. sonia

    sonia Northern Dreamwalker Staff Member Moderator Original Survivor

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    I love the new site! Very sharp.

    Just one question. Did we lose the existing posts? I was looking to continue the discussion in some threads I posted in during the weekend and I can't find them.
     
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  14. mia

    mia Glenn's Baseball Cap Original Survivor VIP Member

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    [​IMG] Love the new site!!!!!!!!!!!!!
     
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  15. Ripley

    Ripley Administrator Staff Member Administrator Moderator Original Survivor

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    Sonia, we have lost nothing at this point, although I know you may not be able to see the old site right now. We did not bring over every post, because there were concerns that some members might feel uncomfortable seeing their old posts here. We do have the ability to bring over everything with a little more time though.

    @walkingdeadrules, @darksister @murph, @nana @honkytonkwoman, @merelei @keiran
     
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  16. Ripley

    Ripley Administrator Staff Member Administrator Moderator Original Survivor

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    Thanks, @mia. We wanted it to be a special 2-year birthday gift to members and also have stability since the old site experienced outages in the system which had nothing to do with us, yet affected us.

    Running and modding the site is much easier now with state of the art tools. We can embed more types of video, have better signatures and avatars plus navigate the site easily with fewer and merged boards.

    We knew we had to bring over all of our custom smilies in addition to the great ones Xenforo has.
     
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  17. sonia

    sonia Northern Dreamwalker Staff Member Moderator Original Survivor

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    I was looking everywhere, not finding them. Just wanted to make sure that I was not senile. lol :giggle:
     
  18. Ripley

    Ripley Administrator Staff Member Administrator Moderator Original Survivor

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    No, not at all. We have some great plans for the old site, we will post about later this week and yes, we can bring over more favorite topics if everyone wants those. We wanted to be sensitive to how members might feel and staff had some concerns around it. :)
     
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  19. weedsorwildflowers

    weedsorwildflowers Glenn's Baseball Cap Staff Member Star Contributor

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    Congratulations to everyone on the new site :cheers:

    Thanks administration forwork! :golfclap::rose:
     
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  20. Ripley

    Ripley Administrator Staff Member Administrator Moderator Original Survivor

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