Posted: Aug 11, 2010 4:49 PM by Melissa Canone
NEW YORK (AP) - The once-dominant social network MySpace is
revamping its home page. It's looking a little more like its more
popular and populous rival, Facebook, even as it attempts to set
In simplifying its user home page, MySpace is making users'
stream wider and more prominent. The stream is the flow of status
updates and shared content, much like the news feed that is front
and center in Facebook.
The redesign is part of a broader overhaul of MySpace, as the
site works to stay relevant to its current audience and draw in new
users, including those who haven't visited in years.
Facebook in just a couple of years dethroned MySpace as an
Internet favorite. MySpace is focusing on attracting younger users
and helping them discover new things.