The much-anticipated makeover of Twitter’s home page was unveiled yesterday, offering a streamlined and user-friendly design that puts search front and centre.
In a move that Twitter co-founder Biz Stone described as “repositioning the product to focus more on discovery is an important first step in presenting Twitter to a wider audience of folks around the world”, Twitter has made the home page a lot simpler and accessible. It now offers three options: search, popular topics/trends, and signing up.
So far, the reaction has been overwhelmingly positive – not surprising given Twitter’s previous home page was busy trying to be all things to all people.
What do you think about the new design? What did you think of the old design?