The new visual design — including updated colors, typography and photography references — are inspired by the bold and impactful reporting of Rappler. Additionally the design meets WCAG 2.0 AA Accessibility Guidelines, further extending the reach of Rappler's reporting.
In addition to editorial categories, content is now also structured by Topics. Through Topics, we thematically group content, improve ways to discover related content and build the foundational blocks for personalized experiences. On the home page, Topics immediately promote the most pertinent stories and related content.
A new way to keep readers engaged in ongoing coverage, Developing Stories allow readers to easily catch-up and follow the most intricate coverage. Like Topics, Developing Stories will also help drive increased search traffic for as they become the go to source for particular coverage.
Actions & Movements will form the building blocks for how we engage readers. Through Actions, readers will become increasingly involved with the issues in our coverage. For the most engaged, Movements will create a hub for people to become informed and take collective action on the issues that matter the most to them.