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90 Post author: XiXiDu 10 October 2010 02:54PM

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Comment author: XiXiDu 10 October 2010 03:27:25PM 1 point [-]

I changed the colors. I will think about some other form of labeling.

Comment author: DSimon 12 October 2010 02:11:44PM *  0 points [-]

I suggest small graphical icons (~16x16) with distinctive colors and sillhouetes. Maybe:

  • A gray X over a black dollar sign for Free
  • A green exclamation mark for Easy
  • A yellow yield sign with an exclamation mark for Memetic Hazard (like your lightbulb one, but probably a lightbulb shape would be too small to make out at reasonable icon size).

It would also be good to arrange the icons and entries in a table, so that a given icon always appears in the same column.