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Google May Start Serving All Results On One Page: Good for SEO? Google May Start Serving All Results On One Page: Good for SEO?
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Last month we looked at video that Alex Chitu at Google Operating System shared, showing that Google was testing a new design concept for its search results page. In that concept, we saw Google keeping the top search box and …

LinkedIn Profiles Get Update, Users Get to Help LinkedIn Profiles Get Update, Users Get to Help

LinkedIn has launched a new “Improve Your Profile” tool, aimed at allowing members to optimize their presence. “Think of it as a virtual profile adviser – just for you,” says LinkedIn’s Aaron Bronzan. “The Improve Your Profile Tool analyzes your …

“New Twitter” is Now Just “Twitter” “New Twitter” is Now Just “Twitter”

Last week, Twitter tweeted, “If you’re currently using Old Twitter, we want to let you know that you’ll be upgraded to New Twitter this week.” Well, here it is Monday, and the roll-out has been completed. Twitter announced as much …

Twitter Redesign Forced Upon Everyone Twitter Redesign Forced Upon Everyone
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It’s been almost a year (11 months anyway) since Twitter announced its redesign, which has come to be known as “New Twitter”. New Twitter is not so new anymore, so it makes tons of sense that Twitter is finally doing …

Google Search Gets a Tablet Makeover Google Search Gets a Tablet Makeover
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A new Google design was spotted earlier this week. Now, Google has officially announced it. It’s not a complete Google redesign, however. It’s a redesign of Google for the tablet experience. “As part of our effort to evolve the Google …

Google Tests Design Change, Launches Mobile Maps Update Google Tests Design Change, Launches Mobile Maps Update
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Amit Agarwal reports (with screenshots) that Google is testing a new design layout that places familiar search options at the top of the screen, and actually makes the search results page more Google Profile-ish. The options are available through tabs …

New Twitter Search Improves on Finding Conversations New Twitter Search Improves on Finding Conversations
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Twitter has redone its search feature, and it’s much more enjoyable to use now, if you ask me. The design replicates that of the “new Twitter”. If you click on a tweet from the search results, another pane will open …

Google May Sticky Search Box, Navigation Bar Google May Sticky Search Box, Navigation Bar
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A Google design tweak being tested would see the bar at the top of Google.com, as well as the left panel with the search options remain in place as the user scrolls through search results. Alex Chitu at the Google …

Bing Rolls Out New Maps Interface Bing Rolls Out New Maps Interface
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After months of testing, Bing has now made available its new interface for Bing Maps. Changes include adjustments to the task and navigation controls. Bing says it’s now easier to find the most common actions to complete your tasks. “We’ve …

YouTube Tests Cosmic Panda, A Brand New Design YouTube Tests Cosmic Panda, A Brand New Design

The latest YouTube TestTube experiment is called Cosmic Panda, and it brings a great new look to the YouTube experience. The new design, available to test out at youtube.com/cosmicpanda, changes the way playlists, channels and even standalone videos are presented. …

Google Talks Design Tweaks, and More to Come Google Talks Design Tweaks, and More to Come
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Google has of course announced the Google+ Project, the company’s new approach at a social network. You may have noticed that there are some subtle design changes to Google properties as well – most noticeably a black bar going across …

Netflix User Woes Continue to Pile Up Netflix User Woes Continue to Pile Up
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The good times just keep rolling for Netflix users. The company recently launched a major redesign of its site, which has been met with an incredible amount of hostility from users, many of which have found little if any improvement, …

Netflix: The “Vast, Vast Majority” of People Like the Redesign. We’re “Absolutely” Keeping It Netflix: The “Vast, Vast Majority” of People Like the Redesign. We’re “Absolutely” Keeping It
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If you’re a Netflix user, you’ve probably noticed that the site has been redesigned. There’s also a good chance, judging from the comments we’ve received (and the nearly 5,000 on Netflix’s own announcement), that you don’t like it. It would …

Gawker Redesign a Success? Gawker Redesign a Success?
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As you may recall, Gawker Media recently redesigned a number of its web properties in an interesting way that keeps users on the front page. For example, if you go to Gizmodo, and click on one of the headlines in …

Google Replaces URLs with Site Names on SERPs (In Test) Google Replaces URLs with Site Names on SERPs (In Test)
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Google is testing a feature in its search results pages that replaces the URL in a result’s snippet with the name of the site on which it appears. So, for example, a WebProNews article titled “Netflix Redesign Rubs Many Users …

Netflix Redesign Rubs Many Users the Wrong Way Netflix Redesign Rubs Many Users the Wrong Way
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Popular movie service Netflix has undergone a redesign, and it while it’s certainly not unanimous, the overwhelming majority of users (at least on Twitter and in Netflix’s blog comments) do not like it. What do you think of the Netflix …

Facebook Tests Home Page Redesign Facebook Tests Home Page Redesign
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Facebook is testing a new home page feature called “Happening Now,” which shows current status updates, likes and other FB activity from friends as they happen – a real-time feed, if you will, kind of like the Twitter timeline. The …

Google News Changes Launched, Blog Filtering Enabled Google News Changes Launched, Blog Filtering Enabled
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Google launched some new features for Google News today. The most obvious change is that on the front page, after the top section, you will no longer immediately see story clusters, but rather a single article from a single source, …

Gawker Traffic Reportedly Down 25% Following Design Changes
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A lot of sites have been experiencing major crises in traffic over the last week or so since Google’s recent algorithm update aimed at low quality content. Gawker has been hit with a similar problem, but for an entirely different reason.

Gawker Media founder Nick Denton revealed today that the company’s traffic is down by nearly a quarter as a result of the recent widely publicized redesign. 

Facebook Pages Get Profile-Like Redesign Treatment

Facebook announced some new changes to Facebook Pages today that effectively make the Page design more like the recently re-designed profiles. 

For one, you can now navigate and interact with other areas of Facebook. "This means you can choose to receive notifications about fan activity, Like and comment on other Pages as your Page, and get your own News Feed where you can engage with the latest and most important news from other Pages you like," the company explains

Everybody Gets the New Facebook Profile
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Facebook announced today that it is now rolling out the new profile design to all users. The design debuted last month, when CEO Mark Zuckerberg appeared in an interview for 60 Minutes on CBS, and the company made the option available for users to switch.