Saturday 27 May 2017

New British Newspaper Archive front page

The British Newspaper Archive ( website has changed its front page design yet again. It now looks like this on a PC:

And this is how it appears now on a tablet:

The BNA has attempted to explain this new layout at

I have no idea if this was intended to be a better interface for those accessing the site on a PC or from the use of a tablet, but users on both platforms now have much more scrolling to do to find other more useful features, such as recent additions, located well to the bottom and off screen.

I suppose it creates employment...!


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