Better search: Find a new home, a used car, or another job in a snap. More organized: Find what you're looking for more easily. Faster: Same up-to-the-minute news, delivered even faster.

Guide to the new homepage

Today, unveils a cleaner, leaner homepage that makes it easier to find the stories, sections, and topics you care about most. You'll notice plenty of new individual features, such as the Hot Topics bar and Best of (more on those below), and a refreshed lower half of the page, all designed to help you get where you want to go.

Quick links to big stories: Look here for context on big stories such as the Massachusetts Senate race. You'll also find links to popular sections, such as our fall arts preview.
Find things to do — fast: The redesigned Things To Do box makes it easier than ever to discover a new restaurant or plan your weekend.
Improved search tools: Whether you're looking for a new home, a used car, or another job, searching is a cinch. Get the results you want straight from's homepage.
See what's happening in your town: Whether you live in Somerville or Scituate, we deliver news tailored to your community. Find all the latest with an expanded Your Town widget.
Quickly find your favorite teams: A dropdown menu gives you direct links to the Sox, the Pats ... and the Mazz.
Top headlines at a glance: We reorganized our sections so you can see the headline news right away — and dive deeper into the section if you want to learn more.
The best of This is the place for all our best stuff — fun features, stunning photo galleries, and unique blogs and columnists. It's all our coolest content, all in one place.
Join the conversation: Our community section highlights your blogs, your photos, and your passions. This is the entry point for message boards and user communities.

What do you think?

Share your thoughts on the new homepage