eBay's Redesigned "View Item" Page

almost 5 years ago from , Web/UI Designer

eBay is introducing a new "view item" page design which has apparently proven to convert better.

I miss the "zoom on hover" for the item photos, but I like that they've surfaced the description and removed a lot of clutter. Thoughts?

Example of old: monitor

Example of new: monitor

You can preview this with any item on eBay by making a small change to the url. Delet the "tm" from /itm/:

ebay.com/itm/ --> ebay.com/i/