Posted Tue, Nov 17, 2009 by Martuk
GuildPortal has been a pioneer of free website hosting with easy-to-use design tools for guilds across a number of MMOGs for over 8 years. This week Ten Ton Hammer got the chance to speak with co-owner Aaron Lewis about GuildPortal's 8 year anniversary and where the site is headed with the help of the community.
The core engine that stands around site design has had a lot of goodies added recently – tools that generate banner images with gradient text, glass table effects, drop shadows, overlaid on background images shared by the community. That's really the direction we're moving in. We're finding that many people are perfectly happy sharing their designs with others, and so we're just providing tools to make it easier for them to do that, with only summary review by us.