Today's Hard|Forum Post
Today's Hard|Forum Post

Saturday June 07, 2014

Why the New Website Is Going to Work This Time

It’s a well-known fact that the original launch of the site was a total disaster from a programming standpoint and through steady work made the site at least usable. Now a new team of tech pros from some of the biggest tech corporations has been put in place that will guarantee a smooth second launch in November.

The Marketplace Light team fixed this by using something apparently in short supply during the original design of common sense. "We just did the most basic simple thing that anybody would do," a team member says. "Make one page, and use the e-mail as the user name."