Notes from the Manager
Thanks to Howie Noel of the awesome sci-fi mystery action romance Tara Normal for today's Rise of the Planet of the Apes-themed guest strip! Who's going to go see that movie this week? I'm way behind on movies and will probably try to finally see Captain America instead, but I think Rise looks pretty fun.
Thanks again to all of the other cartoonists who helped me out with guest strips in my time of need. Until I manage to get them added to the Guest Strips second, you can get to them with the calendar menu in the left sidebar. There will be at least one more guest strip in the near future, by a good friend of mine, but I'll be trying to get caught up again on my own personal updates — while also gearing up for heading straight back to Sweet Home Chicago for the 2011 Chicago Comicon next weekend.
No rest for the weary, right?
See you tomorrow with my own second update for the week.
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Saturday, March 8, 2014
We’ve just hit the second milestone goal ($600)!
What this means is, once my patrons’ accounts are charged next (around the first of next month), MULTIPLEX WILL BE COMPLETELY READER-SUPPORTED AND DEVOID OF THOSE ANNOYING THIRD PARTY ADS. Thank you so incredibly much to all of the Patreon backers and anyone else who spread the word about the project (or Multiplex, really)!
Once I can roll out the reworked site, strip images will be significantly larger (most likely 900px wide), yet the website should still load a bit faster. My programmer Jelly and I are looking at making the site both responsive and retina-friendly at the same time, but those may take a while longer… so no promises for those just yet.
I would just yank the ads now, because I hate them, except that would screw up the site layout. Removing them is not quite as simple as it might seem, I’m afraid, and will involve a bit of a redesign, as I mention in the Milestone Goals sidebar over at Patreon.
When we reach the NEXT milestone goal ($1000): I will post (at least) four Multiplex Movie Reviews or other bonus comics per month here for patrons! So it will be allllmost like three strips per week.
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