Facebook Has Become A Cluttered Mess
With repeated exposure, one can get used to anything. Indulge in an experiment:
- Open a new browser window
- Go to Facebook.com
- Don’t scroll.
- Look at how many elements now compete for your attention
I just did that and was amazed by much crap if flying all over the screen. It’s hard to imagine many users engage with these features with any regularity. Instead, I would imagine they scroll away the mess by only looking at the center of their screens.
Let’s look at some comparison screenshots.
I know it’s not trendy, but I’ll say it again: Google is providing a superior social networking experience to Facebook. Now if only people would jump ship, we could all enjoy it.