A New Look for NYTimes.com Best Sellers Page

Multiple improvements.

The axiom “optimized for mobile” is on full display today thanks to a redesign by The New York Times of its Best Sellers website section, where the paper’s authoritative lists of the most popular fiction, non-fiction and children’s book titles are housed.

Here’s what the page looked like previously:


And here’s what the page looks like today, thanks to a full redesign that just went live:


The change is as dramatic as a book debuting on one of the lists at number one. The New York Times Best Sellers lists are updated online every Friday. Heading into this summer’s first big holiday weekend, there’s no doubt the new layout is a much more dynamic way for users to access the information, be they lounging in a hammock or standing in front of a bookstore display.

Other new features include links to book reviews and visual call outs of titles that are new to a list.