I'm updating this journal because of this:
Deviantart is turning sh*t and I'm sick of big button websites. It's one of the reasons I virtually abandoned Wordpress, and never set foot on Tumblr.
This journal entry was made in response to these changes: Beginnings of Site Simplification.
I have only been on Deviantart for a short time compared to others, but when I first started in December last year, I found it very easy to navigate and explore.
The changes (which seem like they'll go ahead whether they listen to this or not) threaten the way we interact with and use Deviantart. By replacing the menus for messages and notes with numbers, I believe it will put new users off and make things more complicated and irritating than simple. Not all changes are good, and the 'Simplifications' are a great example of this.
By 'simplifying' the sit