This page banner takes up a lot of screen real estate. Some users may have large monitors while others may use a 12" laptop. One can click on the white "X" and then one is prompted to respond as below:
Far too many click operations.
How would everyone feel about parameterising the display of banners:
- The first time one joins the community the default action is to display the parameter.
- Provide an option to not only close the banner but permanently turn it off. This would be applicable once one has taken the tour.
People with smaller screens can view more information with one single view.