From: New Jersey
I just went to vote, and I found this new format very difficult to navigate. I would like to see some separation between shows that are accepting entries, shows that are eligible to vote on, and recently ended shows. I had to scroll down through all of the new ones, since all of the banners said "coming soon" it wasn't clear what was what. I found the first one to vote on (also with a "coming soon" banner) & then when I went back to look at the other votable contests, I had to scroll through everything again. this was really a pain when forced to do it several times. At one point I scrolled too far & ended up in November shows & had to scroll back up (but not too far!). I'm not convinced I didn't miss a show or two but I got frustrated & stopped looking. I don't know about other people but I can't stand having to repeatedly look through the same list just to find where I was (especially when the banners are all the same). Also my guess is that people not familiar with the process might not know to keep scrolling down since it's not that obvious which can be voted on & which are open, and which are closed. I fear the shows are going to lose viewers & voters with this format.
Also I think some sort of banner to the new and/or votable shows on the home page would be helpful, I had gone there a few times prior to tonight & got distracted, forgetting all about the shows.
Maybe I'm doing something wrong but if I'm having trouble finding this stuff (especially when I know it's there), I'm not alone.
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