Thursday, October 11th, 2007
Amazon was an early user of dHTML techniques, and one of the first mega-sites to do inline popups and such (See All Categories).
The new design takes this to the next level with many more menus that popup when you mouseover them. Since Amazon has so many products these days, it must be a nightmare to try to fit things in, in a way that people find them easily. I personally just use search with the one exception of browsing “what’s new”.
The new design is in a test phase, so you may or may not see it:
Posted by Dion Almaer at 9:54 am