Announcement

Collapse

Your Assistance Please

We need your help to battle spammers and also to keep our community user friendly.
PLEASE BE KIND TO OTHERS - Refrain from personal attacks. Avoid politics and harsh language whenever possible. If someone is violating our simple rules, DO NOT confront them, simply report the post.
STOP SPAMMERS - Report the post. DO NOT respond to them.

2017 is a year of renewal for us, we have lots of exciting changes on the way for you, but we don't have time to deal with trolls and spammers. If you find yourself suspended and need to plead your case, you will need to do so after your suspension. We are happy to address your concerns if you made a simple mistake. However, please note that those with a history of bad behavior and pushing our rules to the limit will not be given the courtesy of a reply.

MiceChat offers a number of ways for you to communicate and get involved. We offer Facebook Groups and Pages, Twitter, Instagram and Pinterest accounts. We have a front page filled with amazing content. We offer weekly meetups in the parks. Meets and events all over the world. Podcasts and videos. And we continue to maintain forums for your posting convenience. But with all those options, we can't be everywhere all the time. We need YOUR help. Please don't poke the trolls. Report posts and leave reputation. We'll do our best to keep the forums clean and active, but we can't do so without your help.

Thank you for your support folks, it's going to be a really fantastic year in the MiceChat world.
See more
See less

When does the new Disney.com launch?

Collapse

Ad Widget

Collapse
This topic is closed.
X
X
  • Filter
  • Time
  • Show
Clear All
new posts

  • When does the new Disney.com launch?

    I though it was supposed to be at the end of the month. Any word on when it will launch?

  • #2
    Re: When does the new Disney.com launch?

    DisneyTim said it was scheduled to go live today... obviously that didn't happen... I have noticed that there have been changes made to some of it's subdomains since, particularly Disney Studios.

    There was probably a delay in some of the testing, and they don't want to go live and have things crash...
    Check out my other blog:

    Comment


    • #3
      Re: When does the new Disney.com launch?

      Interesting, thanks for the information.

      Comment


      • #4
        Re: When does the new Disney.com launch?

        Still no sign..come on Disney!

        Comment


        • #5
          Re: When does the new Disney.com launch?

          Thanks for info we will wait and see
          :crazylegs

          Comment


          • #6
            Re: When does the new Disney.com launch?

            There's a new-look homepage right now. Anyone else see it? I'm still playing around and clicking the different sub-pages. Lots of video, which slows down some stuff, but not too badly. You can still look at stuff and click away if you don't want to wait for the video to buffer. The individual theme park sites look the same, but there is a new "Travel" page that encompasses all the parks, plus DCL.

            Definitely an improvement over the old site! I've got to head off to bed, but will be exploring the Xtreme Digital area tomorrow. That was taking some time to load, so perhaps it's a hint telling me to check it out later.
            Last edited by Armadillo4; 02-05-2007, 11:29 PM.

            Comment


            • #7
              Re: When does the new Disney.com launch?

              It's certainly an improvement, but why are there no sections expressly for adults? Even the adolescents section says: "Kids & Teens".

              I think it would be better to use the old Disney Store strategy of putting the adult merchandise at the front of the store, so to speak.
              Last edited by PragmaticIdealist; 02-06-2007, 12:47 PM.

              Comment


              • #8
                Re: When does the new Disney.com launch?

                The site is gorgeous. ... and very sticky. Disney should have had this a long time ago.

                It would be nice if advertisements from companies other than Disney were created exclusively for it, though. It seems rather tacky to have random commercials stuck here and there in what is still mostly a promotional Web-site.

                The old Disney News magazine was filled with advertisements from various Disney allies, but each promotion related to Disney in some way.
                Last edited by PragmaticIdealist; 02-06-2007, 03:20 AM.

                Comment


                • #9
                  Re: When does the new Disney.com launch?

                  Agreed. Looks improved. Guess I'll be spending all day checking the site out.
                  That was wonderful! Bravo! I loved that! Ah, that was great! Well, it was pretty good. Well, it wasn't bad. Uh, there were parts of it that weren't very good though. It could have been a lot better. I didn't really like it. It was pretty terrible. It was bad. It was awful! It was terrible! Take 'em away! Boo! Boo!

                  sigpic

                  Comment


                  • #10
                    Re: When does the new Disney.com launch?

                    Have to love the LA Times, who has this in today's paper...

                    http://www.latimes.com/entertainment...business-enter


                    Disney yet to refresh website as promised

                    By Joseph Menn, Times Staff Writer
                    February 6, 2007


                    Walt Disney Co.'s commitment of late to new technology has boosted the company's stock and earned Chief Executive Robert Iger a reputation as a far-seeing leader in a hidebound industry.

                    Now for the downside.

                    At his keynote speech during the Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas last month, Iger's big splash was the overhaul of the stodgy and outdated Disney.com.

                    Iger promised that by late January, the world would see an innovative site that visitors could customize in myriad ways. The preview he gave showed supervised online chatting, immersive multiplayer games and content that adapted to the age of the visitor.

                    But as of Monday, the Burbank-based company's site had still not been updated. A blurb in the middle of the page declared: "Look for the new Disney.com, coming soon!"

                    For a company used to releasing movies and television shows on strict deadlines, it was an unwelcome introduction to the over-promising, under-delivering world of high technology, where a week's delay is trivial.

                    Check out my Theme Park Photos at http://darkbeer.smugmug.com

                    Comment


                    • #11
                      Re: When does the new Disney.com launch?

                      Originally posted by PragmaticIdealist View Post
                      The site is gorgeous. ... and very sticky. Disney should have had this a long time ago.

                      It would be nice if advertisements from companies other than Disney were created exclusively for it, though. It seems rather tacky to have random commercials stuck here and there in what is still mostly a promotional Web-site.

                      The old Disney News magazine was filled with advertisements from various Disney allies, but each promotion related to Disney in some way.
                      MerlinJones just posted in another thread this link to a Honda commercial that is a good example of what Disney should allow on the Web-site:

                      http://youtube.com/watch?v=ftpfsMO-68k

                      Comment

                      Ad Widget

                      Collapse
                      Working...
                      X