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Whoa... What just happened to the My Account page?

  1. lrohner profile image84
    lrohnerposted 6 years ago

    Looks a bit different. Or is it just me?

    1. tritrain profile image76
      tritrainposted 6 years ago in reply to this

      It's just you.


      But mine looks weird!!!

      1. lrohner profile image84
        lrohnerposted 6 years ago in reply to this

        lol lol lol

        I have to say, I'm fine with change, but I don't see the point here. I liked the other layout much better. Everything seems so scrunched up and, well, tall this way.

        1. vox vocis profile image90
          vox vocisposted 6 years ago in reply to this

          I liked the old layout better too... :-(

          1. iamalegend profile image72
            iamalegendposted 6 years ago in reply to this

            The new look is interesting.

    2. camlo profile image85
      camloposted 6 years ago in reply to this

      Yes, it does look different. Quite chic, in fact. I'm going back to take a closer look.

      1. Sally's Trove profile image85
        Sally's Troveposted 6 years ago in reply to this

        Chic is nice, but I don't agree. However, I do enjoy your perspective. smile

        1. camlo profile image85
          camloposted 6 years ago in reply to this

          That was my initial, spontaneous reaction. On second thoughts, I think the top, striped border might have worked better in a pale grey, and I'm not sure about that green that highlights 'statistics', 'Help' and the Hub Hopping symbol. But, all in all, I think it is more chic than before. smile

          1. Sally's Trove profile image85
            Sally's Troveposted 6 years ago in reply to this

            I'm laughing hysterically.

            Who gives a rhino's butt about color? But I see your tongue in cheek.

            The entire mode of navigating from one feature to another has changed. Where once there was a simple "Comments" choice, understood to be comments made on your Hubs, and a simple "Comments you made", all on the same page, now you have to navigate through a new tab --Activity, is it?--to find the comments you made.

            How come all this happened with no warning?

            I think it would be considerate of HP to spell out the reasoning for this change and to provide some navigation help.

            Well, maybe they did, but I haven't found the place yet.

            1. camlo profile image85
              camloposted 6 years ago in reply to this

              They seem to have split things up, for whatever reason. They didn't add 'How Many Hubbers You Follow' to 'Hubbers You Follow' either.

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      ssaulposted 6 years ago in reply to this

      Its nice but was kinda weird at first. I enjoyed the first layout much better but i am fine with the change! smile

    4. profile image0
      BenjaminBposted 6 years ago in reply to this

      Lol,I don't really like it,my whole world is slightly askew now and I don't know how long I can continue to lean to the side to make it look half way normal smile

  2. 2uesday profile image85
    2uesdayposted 6 years ago

    http://hubpages.com/forum/topic/67226

    I got a surprise when I saw my page until I saw this.

  3. ns1209 profile image42
    ns1209posted 6 years ago

    It looks like it has changed!

  4. Reality Bytes profile image91
    Reality Bytesposted 6 years ago

    It looks sleek and professional, nice job  smile

  5. tritrain profile image76
    tritrainposted 6 years ago

    I wish I could make it wider though.  Kind of skinny.

    1. lrohner profile image84
      lrohnerposted 6 years ago in reply to this

      Ditto, ditto. All of my hub titles are scrunched up to two lines now, so I have to go into super-scroll mode. smile

      1. rmcrayne profile image95
        rmcrayneposted 6 years ago in reply to this

        I print my roster from time to time for various reasons.  Now it will take half again as many pages hmm

  6. DzyMsLizzy profile image91
    DzyMsLizzyposted 6 years ago

    Yes--the change happened for me between my last-round of checking 'my account,' and the next time...a period of about an hour.

    WOW

    I'm not sure I like it...as others have said..kind of "scrunched up"

    We'll see--time will tell

  7. Cagsil profile image59
    Cagsilposted 6 years ago

    I found it. A bit thin. Agreed. But, an interesting look. wink

  8. Sally's Trove profile image85
    Sally's Troveposted 6 years ago

    Well, that was a surprise.

    I guess it's for the greater good, but now I have to go through another learning curve on this site. Now I have to figure out where groups and categories and all those other things are.

    I'm a dinosaur, you know, celebrating my third year here on February 22 or thereabouts. I liked the "my account" page the way it was.

    This is really hard for me, a control freak. I can't control this! LOL

  9. yenajeon profile image81
    yenajeonposted 6 years ago

    I'm good with the change overall except the color. If you scroll down to see just your hubs against the "all grey", it's really depressing looking.

    1. camlo profile image85
      camloposted 6 years ago in reply to this

      Well, that is depressing. You need the red arrows to add that missing splash of colour.

      1. yenajeon profile image81
        yenajeonposted 6 years ago in reply to this

        Lol. Yea that would be a nice added touch.

      2. profile image0
        BenjaminBposted 6 years ago in reply to this

        Or the poor performing blue too smile

  10. paradigmsearch profile image85
    paradigmsearchposted 6 years ago

    It never gets boring around hereā€¦ smile

    1. Sally's Trove profile image85
      Sally's Troveposted 6 years ago in reply to this

      True, true.

  11. PegCole17 profile image90
    PegCole17posted 6 years ago

    Yikes! I sign off for a few minutes and stuff gets moved around. Oh well. I'll adjust. Change is tough.

  12. lrohner profile image84
    lrohnerposted 6 years ago

    Here it is, Sally:  http://hubpages.com/forum/topic/67226

    This is Paul's announcement. I had started this thread before I saw his.

    1. Sally's Trove profile image85
      Sally's Troveposted 6 years ago in reply to this

      Yowsers! Now I can go over there and make some new waves. Thanks, lrohner.

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    Tilecleaninghubposted 6 years ago

    New interface is terrible.  Why waste half the page on blank space.  Now everything is all scrunched up as they say.  No reason for this.  Filter at the top is of no practical use.  Please bring back old interface.

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    Sophia Angeliqueposted 6 years ago

    I like the old way much better. Also, where did the feedback button and the URL trackers, etc, disappear to?

    1. camlo profile image85
      camloposted 6 years ago in reply to this

      Trackers are under 'Earnings', and Feedback is under 'Hubs'.

  15. DzyMsLizzy profile image91
    DzyMsLizzyposted 6 years ago

    And "Comments" is still there, but what happened to "Comments You Made" ?????

    1. camlo profile image85
      camloposted 6 years ago in reply to this

      Under 'Activity'. Logical. smile

      1. DzyMsLizzy profile image91
        DzyMsLizzyposted 6 years ago in reply to this

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        1. camlo profile image85
          camloposted 6 years ago in reply to this

          No, it's not logical ... but 'Comments You Made' is under 'Activity'. I just checked again.

    2. Sally's Trove profile image85
      Sally's Troveposted 6 years ago in reply to this

      Comments you made is now under Activity, a "tab" at the top of the page. Gross, I know.

  16. sabrebIade profile image80
    sabrebIadeposted 6 years ago

    I'll have to go with the "Bring back the old one" people.
    Though I hate change anyway smile
    It does look all scrunched up and I liked the old stretched out layout better.

  17. Uninvited Writer profile image82
    Uninvited Writerposted 6 years ago

    I'm really liking the "hubbers I follow" section which lists their latest hub, very nice.

    I actually like the change.

    1. camlo profile image85
      camloposted 6 years ago in reply to this

      UW, I hate to say this, but that has been here at least as long as I have - listing their latest Hub.

      1. Uninvited Writer profile image82
        Uninvited Writerposted 6 years ago in reply to this

        Well, then it's easier to find because I've never looked at it before smile

  18. MPG Narratives profile image60
    MPG Narrativesposted 6 years ago

    I just noticed the change too, it is a little skinny but I too think it's 'chic'. More modern I guess from a graphics perspective. Anyway, I guess we'll get used to it. Better to and try it out.

  19. viryabo profile image87
    viryaboposted 6 years ago

    I didn't like it at first, but after taking a good look, its not so bad.

    BUT, i don't like how i cant tell my published hubs from the yet to be published ones. I know it doesn't show a 'published date', but it was better when it was red.

    1. camlo profile image85
      camloposted 6 years ago in reply to this

      I think it should be in red, at least, that's what's indicated at the bottom of the statistics page.

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    BenjaminBposted 6 years ago

    This just in there is a glitch,at least on my account,that when you attempt to change your profile it says you have to answer the security question first.Problem is I just spent 20 minutes completely doing this overhaul and when I clicked to answer question it didn't go back to profile editing and everything I had just done had been lost sad That SUX AZZ!!!!

  21. tritrain profile image76
    tritrainposted 6 years ago

    I like the filters (although Feedback doesn't work) and such.

    I really do not like the narrow configuration.  I would rather have an option to have the old one back.

  22. Lisa HW profile image81
    Lisa HWposted 6 years ago

    I was minding my business, clicking from one place to another on HubPages - and then I clicked to see "comments" and was shocked (SHOCKED, I tell you!!) to run into "weirdness"!! Whenever a change happens (at least on here, I tend to not go to whatever changed until I'm ready to deal with figuring out whatever the new thing is.  lol  (I stayed with the old-style home page, just because I don't want to have to figure out anything new on here.  lol  )

    Having said that, I think it looks nice.

  23. AEvans profile image65
    AEvansposted 6 years ago

    I like it! Change is always good. smile

    1. BRIAN SLATER profile image86
      BRIAN SLATERposted 6 years ago in reply to this

      not always.

  24. BRIAN SLATER profile image86
    BRIAN SLATERposted 6 years ago

    I don't like the new layout, it's too thin and scrunched up. Is there a way of reverting back to the old layout? It really needs looking at I would only give it 5 out of 10, a poor first effort.

    Come on HP's you can improve this!!

    1. profile image0
      Sophia Angeliqueposted 6 years ago in reply to this

      I agree. Our screens are so big. Why do we have to have our information in only a center small area. It's much more difficult to navigate, especially for older eyes.

      1. lrohner profile image84
        lrohnerposted 6 years ago in reply to this

        I totally agree. I'm fine with every change they made except scrunching stuff up and making it smaller. Oh, and the fact that everything is off-center now with a huge gray space to the left is setting my OCD on fire! smile

        1. paradigmsearch profile image85
          paradigmsearchposted 6 years ago in reply to this

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    2. Dale Nelson profile image29
      Dale Nelsonposted 6 years ago

      I like the new one.
      It scrolls so much faster and loads quicker too.
      Simple to find the info.

      1. profile image0
        Sophia Angeliqueposted 6 years ago in reply to this

        I don't think so. Whereas before, one could just glance at everything to gether and go from one statistics to earnings with one click, now two clicks are involved.

    3. Ingenira profile image77
      Ingeniraposted 6 years ago

      I like the change, it looks more professional than before.  A new clean and tidy look.  Easier to navigate around.

    4. paradigmsearch profile image85
      paradigmsearchposted 6 years ago

      We are all doomed!

      Doomed I say!

      smile

    5. BRIAN SLATER profile image86
      BRIAN SLATERposted 6 years ago

      I hope Hp answers this forum post-why change something that isn't broken and why don't you give us the option to change back to the old version.

    6. sabrebIade profile image80
      sabrebIadeposted 6 years ago

      They made a change that "un-scrunched" it some and I think it looks better now.

    7. lrohner profile image84
      lrohnerposted 6 years ago

      Woot! The change is great! I can see now!!! Thanks HP Team!!!

      1. profile image0
        BenjaminBposted 6 years ago in reply to this

        Yep it looks much better today,I can dig it smile

    8. DzyMsLizzy profile image91
      DzyMsLizzyposted 6 years ago

      Yay!  Someone listened!  They "un-scrunched" it.  (Is that a word?)  Well, it is now!  LOL

      Thank you, HP

    9. DzyMsLizzy profile image91
      DzyMsLizzyposted 6 years ago

      OK--now--whatever was done...alllllll of a sudden, today, every time I go to switch pages, I'm getting a 'warning' dialog box, saying, "Do you wish to view only the content that was delivered securely?"

      NEVER saw that before on here.  It doesn't happen coming to the forum, but it happens when switching back and forth between choices in my account...comments, comments you made, hubbers you follow, etc.

      This is an annoying new development.  Please fix.

     
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