The first change you may see is that the methods to navigate inside pages has modified (or fairly modified again, in some methods). Now you’ll be able to leap to the artist’s discography, credit, awards or different data through the use of the hyperlinks which can be pinned to the aspect of the display screen. By having the hyperlinks to open extra data at all times available, our hope is that you may get to the sections you are on the lookout for in a extra environment friendly method.
Moreover, the data for an artist or an album can all be displayed on one lengthy web page (versus leaping by means of a number of pages). Hopefully this feels somewhat bit “Net 1.0” however in a constructive manner.
The brand new structure makes use of barely bigger font and spacing for improved readability, and to assist customers on cell gadgets click on hyperlinks and buttons extra cleanly. The web page is wider to permit us to position adverts in a much less obtrusive manner and to keep away from overlapping web page content material wherever attainable. Adverts are no one’s favourite matter however they’re a requirement to maintain the location up and working. The extra web site width additionally permits for extra data to be displayed and sorted, so issues like common consumer scores can seem in additional locations.
Some extra cool options embrace:
A stand-alone web page for an archive of day by day Workers Picks.
Celebrating well-known musicians’ birthdays on the homepage:
A neater technique to get to our annual Yr In Evaluate options (proper on the prime of every web page).
Extra visible instruments in our type-ahead search field to seek out what you are on the lookout for extra simply.
Highlighting albums launched on this present day on the homepage:
A extra strong and visible consumer profile space (with extra extra options to return).
We have accomplished rigorous testing and QA on a number of browsers and gadgets, however bugs at all times pop up in conditions like this.
When you see one thing damaged or simply not working, please tell us within the feedback beneath or by way of our assist web page.