From the Observer:
Seven months have passed since The New Republic radically redesigned its print edition and switched to a biweekly publication schedule. Now, editor Franklin Foer says it’s time for the Web site to change as well.
In an interview yesterday, Mr. Foer said that the new TNR.com will launch on Tuesday, October 23rd*; the redesign, he said, will give more play to blogs and web-only stories, and provide users with better “navigability” and “many more places to go out of each page.”
“The most significant change is the way in which it sells blog items,” Mr. Foer said. “The blogs are very prominently promoted in the new design. The home page is kind of covered with them.”
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