Finding it difficult to spending $1k, $5k, or even $20k on a new website redesign? If so, you may not feel that way after reading this post. CNN just set a new benchmark for a website redesign with a price tag of $15 million. That’s right, the news company is investing $15,000,000 to completely revamp the front end and back end of the site. With 39% of their users consuming content on mobile devices, the goal is to improve readability and ensure important stories will stand out. For example,
The bigger the story, the bigger the image or video that accompanies it: Expect really big stories to bleed to the edges of the screen, accompanied by a single headline. The colors of the site will change, too, from darker hues for less urgent stories, to bold reds for something like the Boston Marathon bombing.
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