Website design and usability


NBC News redesigns homepage again to reinstate scannable headlines and greater density

Score one for those [Digiday] who [Nieman Lab] bemoan [Poynter] the rampant mobile-fication of news site designs on desktop. NBC News has redesigned the image-heavy homepage layout that drew more than 100 angry comments to Poynter in February — and more than 300 supporters to a petition to "Reinstate a content-rich, word-navigated site … Read More
POYNTER website redesign: 'There's a lot of text, and that's intentional'

As's Managing Editor Edward Felsenthal, and Daniel Bernard, head of product, prepared to preview the newly redesigned for me, I expected one of two types of popular overhauls: a spacious, minimalist approach a la NPR, or a grid-based explosion of images a la NBC News and Bloomberg View. But Felsenthal and Bernard emphasized neither of … Read More