homepage Welcome to WebmasterWorld Guest from 54.145.183.126
register, free tools, login, search, pro membership, help, library, announcements, recent posts, open posts,
Become a Pro Member

Home / Forums Index / Yahoo / Yahoo Search Engine and Directory
Forum Library, Charter, Moderators: martinibuster

Yahoo Search Engine and Directory Forum

    
Yahoo has a new look
It seems they changed look
angiolo

WebmasterWorld Senior Member 10+ Year Member



 
Msg#: 3868 posted 7:16 am on Feb 27, 2006 (gmt 0)

I do not use Yahoo a lot, but today I noted that the look seems different.

Serp seems the same.

 

4crests

WebmasterWorld Senior Member 10+ Year Member



 
Msg#: 3868 posted 4:45 am on Feb 28, 2006 (gmt 0)

Just saw the new look also. Looks nice!

sit2510

10+ Year Member



 
Msg#: 3868 posted 1:16 pm on Feb 28, 2006 (gmt 0)

I have to agree; it looks very nice with prominent link buttons. Well designed and better than the previous ones. It is currently the test page.

engine

WebmasterWorld Administrator engine us a WebmasterWorld Top Contributor of All Time 10+ Year Member Top Contributors Of The Month



 
Msg#: 3868 posted 6:29 pm on Feb 28, 2006 (gmt 0)

Looks nice. Seems cleaner, yet it appears to have more info there.

crobb305

WebmasterWorld Senior Member crobb305 us a WebmasterWorld Top Contributor of All Time 10+ Year Member



 
Msg#: 3868 posted 7:59 pm on Feb 28, 2006 (gmt 0)

I don't see anything different. Any snapshots?

C

engine

WebmasterWorld Administrator engine us a WebmasterWorld Top Contributor of All Time 10+ Year Member Top Contributors Of The Month



 
Msg#: 3868 posted 9:20 pm on Feb 28, 2006 (gmt 0)

It seems to be a test and not everyone is seeing it.

natural number

10+ Year Member



 
Msg#: 3868 posted 11:23 pm on Mar 3, 2006 (gmt 0)

I can't post a link to a screen shot so I'll describe it.

New yahoo test looks like its more compact, you don't have to scroll. Yahoo logo is no longer red but white on dark blue background.

amiximacorp

5+ Year Member



 
Msg#: 3868 posted 4:41 pm on Mar 6, 2006 (gmt 0)

You can find the snapshot of Yahoo new design here:
[nationsillustrated.com...]

PaulPA

10+ Year Member



 
Msg#: 3868 posted 9:35 pm on Mar 10, 2006 (gmt 0)

I took a look back through archive.org and this the first time since at least 1996, and probably since they started in 1994, that Yahoo's home page does not have the Yahoo logo centered at the top of the page and two or three clickable images to either side of the logo. After more than 10 years with the same basic header design I find this layout to be a major change and one that will go down as an historic break from what the web looked like when it was young. Certainly another sign that the web is maturing. Is Google next?

PaulPA

10+ Year Member



 
Msg#: 3868 posted 9:41 pm on Mar 10, 2006 (gmt 0)

After my last post I just checked and I'm getting the new design in IE but the old design is still appearing in Firefox.

OrlandoTodd

10+ Year Member



 
Msg#: 3868 posted 6:15 pm on Mar 13, 2006 (gmt 0)

My version looked a bit different... and others in my office aren't seeing it. I get it both logged in and not logged in. Looks pretty cool.

[edited by: engine at 11:54 am (utc) on Mar. 28, 2006]
[edit reason] No urls, See TOS [webmasterworld.com] [/edit]

BillyS

WebmasterWorld Senior Member billys us a WebmasterWorld Top Contributor of All Time 10+ Year Member



 
Msg#: 3868 posted 9:35 pm on Mar 14, 2006 (gmt 0)

I was looking at something on Yahoo yesterday. The page looked pretty standard to me (what I remembered). I hit the back button and all of a sudden the page looked different (much nicer). I tried hitting the refresh but it stayed that way.

I dont see it now, but it is much cleaner, less busy. I liked it.

BillyS

WebmasterWorld Senior Member billys us a WebmasterWorld Top Contributor of All Time 10+ Year Member



 
Msg#: 3868 posted 7:20 pm on Mar 15, 2006 (gmt 0)

Here is a link to the news:

[events.yahoo.com...]

kid_disco

5+ Year Member



 
Msg#: 3868 posted 7:35 pm on Mar 15, 2006 (gmt 0)

In my opinion, the two screenshots look like hybrids of AOL and MSN...

PaulPA

10+ Year Member



 
Msg#: 3868 posted 10:22 pm on Mar 16, 2006 (gmt 0)

As I posted earlier, I view Yahoo's new look as a milestone moment in web history, primarily due to how they have moved away from the image map header. But it is also worth noting that Yahoo now appears to accept 1024 as the new standard for screen resolution (actually they appear to be at 950). For my site, I've always viewed Yahoo as a bellwether site for signaling when a mainstream site should consider changing its dimensions. I believe the time has come to make that adjustment.

Global Options:
 top home search open messages active posts  
 

Home / Forums Index / Yahoo / Yahoo Search Engine and Directory
rss feed

All trademarks and copyrights held by respective owners. Member comments are owned by the poster.
Home ¦ Free Tools ¦ Terms of Service ¦ Privacy Policy ¦ Report Problem ¦ About ¦ Library ¦ Newsletter
WebmasterWorld is a Developer Shed Community owned by Jim Boykin.
© Webmaster World 1996-2014 all rights reserved