What can i do to improve my site?

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Hi...

Hey, i want to make over my site by next week, and i need help... Here is my URL ,and please give me your opinion.

http://www.shaqs-ministry.synthasite....

(Please note i know that it will direct to my purchased domain, i just don't want anything to interrupt my rating with google"
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JANET

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I wanted to check out your site but the link did not work. Can you repost.
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Shaq

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Posted the new domain below, can't wait till i see your comment
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Monique, VP of Customer Support

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Did you unpublish your site? It is going to a placeholder page.
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Shaq

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Ahh.. I forgot i got rid of that domain, because it was interfering my new one. I was 2 and it was 1st... I post the domain below
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Shaq

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Posted the new domain below, can't wait till i see your comment
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Alex

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yea, it wont work
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Shaq

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Posted the new domain below, can't wait till i see your comment
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Shaq

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Your site is looking good. Very nice use of that style - the banner image works well. I like that you don't have too many pages in your menu as this is a common mistake people make. On your homepage I suggest that you left align your links (shortcuts) instead of centering them as this will look neater and more professional. On your "Subscribe" page you seem to have a problem which I guess is caused by HTML you have on the page. In Firefox I am seeing a blue strip across the top of the screen that obscures part of your banner image. If this is not intentional it is something you may want to look into. I would also limit the number of ads on the site, especially while you are growing your readership! Good luck. This site has made a lot of progress since I saw it last.
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Thank Monique, Google Friend Connect has been playing up lately so i removed it last week, i must of forgotten about that page....
I so don't miss the old white background and its old plan logo, It took me and a helper to make that site look like it is in 2 weeks... And you did a massive role in the creation of the site, i cannot take full credit.
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Hi Monique...
I am slowly removing the adds, as i am getting revenue. I am so happy about how successful my site is and how it is developing. You wouldn't believe how many page impressions i get...

I am going to post some stuff about the site soon, about how sesscuful you can become using Yola...
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I really like what you are trying to do....On your donate page maybe tell people a little about what their donations will be used for.
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Shaq

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Thank you John, Anything else you wish to add
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Shaq, I've just sent you an album link to your sm email.
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Hi shaq!

your layout is brilliant!
your banner is brilliant!
but is the google friend connnect on the "subscribe" page intentional?
why dont you say what your donated money goes towards, like a charity,

but i think your site looks good!

al

http://sports-info.synthasite.com
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Hi Alex...
I am unable to say that money is donated to a charity as i can be sued for mis information and do not have the rights to do so... I am organizing a Charity to also join in with my site, This could take ages to do.. I have recently gotten permissions from a Christian Charity but waiting for the written permissions to come through.
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Alex

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okay, so any donations are put in a box for safe keeping untill you do partner up with a charitie?
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Shaq

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I do send money to an organization personally.. I am sorry but i can't get in to much details as there is a couple of security things i have to worry about...
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Alex

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okay i understand.
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Shaq

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You can ask questions but depending on what it is i am limited...
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Hi Shaq

1. The first thing I noticed is your lovely banner! It's a great eye-catching banner. The only thing is... is it supposed to be Shaq's Ministry or Shaqs Ministry? If you're intended it to be a possessive thing, then you need the apostrophe. If Shaqs is the full name, then you can leave it as is but you really should add the apostrophe after the last s. I'm a picky person about those types of things.

2. I think it would enhance your site more if your aligned your menu bar to the left or at least center it on your page. Right now, it's listing to the right.

3. I'm all about making sure there's enough "white space" to help make reading easier. Your text widget is so close to the sidebar stuff. I wonder if you can create more space between the text and your side bar? I would suggest dragging a two column widget into your existing column and then put in your content into the far right column. This should give you more white space. The same goes with your copyrighted stuff... there should be space between that and the stuff above. Just drag an empty text widget box on top to create more space that way.

Overall - it looks good! As always.. this site is your baby so you do what you think is right for you!
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Shaq

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I am editing the site at the moment so if i like it i leave it if i don't i will try your idea
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Shaq

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Just updated the homepage and legal page what do you think... It seems plain to me... What do you think i should add
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I much prefer it now! Great job Shaq. The only other suggestion I would make is to move your facebook link to the left more so that it lines up with your other links and I would put it under your other links. You want your site links to be the primary thing and all other links to be secondary.
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Shaq

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Thanks Little us... Monique inspired me to change it to that deisgn she gave me the idea. I will has to fix that later its 3am and i have to get up at 9am
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Hi...
What is the next page that we should work on, if its ok with you