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bydavedoor4, December 18, 2010
CountDown-Up Big
This is a very nice module and suits my needs better than other countdown modules primarily because I can insert a picture into it. Simple to install and use. Even as a novice, I was able to get it to perform with little effort.

It would be helpful to have better support in English since it's become more of a global standard (especially for newbies like me). Specific instructions on how to insert a picture would be helpful (make sure to mention that they must resize pictures in proportion to the module before they insert it also).

It would be nice if there were buttons to change text color & font style.
Owner's reply

You are right, I have still to translate the project page.

Thank you for the review!

bydavedoor4, December 14, 2010
ITPSocial Buttons
I've tried many other extensions for such a seemingly simple task but most fell quite short of the mark. The ITPSocial Buttons extension is very close to perfection for my use. Simple to install. Simple to configure. Simple & streamlined with several button styles that are very well done. The mere fact that you only have to put in exclusions, which are generally going to be far fewer in number than inclusions, is proof that someone is thinking about reducing the amount of work for the end user.

This contains the most common social buttons. Frankly most of my clients want very few of these links on their sites. Most use Facebook, some Twitter, and the rest are just curiosities.

The only drawback that keeps me from rating it as excellent is that I can't enable/disable the existing buttons. There are also probably other buttons that would be useful or requested by clients but I would not want them included if I could not enable/disable them on demand. The only other feature would be for it to have a way for custom buttons to be added for those who are knowledgable enough to write them.

Last but not least, this makes me want to check out your other products. I love it when a developer is saving me time & headaches.