- Original design, June 25, 1996: 2154 pixels tall
- August 1996 redesign, screenshot captured January 23, 1997: 1516 pixels tall
- February 1997 redesign: 604 pixels tall
All screenshots are shown at 50 percent of their original size.
Note added February 1997:
Unfortunately, the February 1997 redesign of
revived the idea of having a front page that is separate from the home page (as shown below at 75% of full size). I stand by my original comment in July of 1996 that such a separate page (sometimes called a splash screen or a staging page) causes confusion - in any case it delays users.
See also my book Homepage Usability for detailed commentary on 50 additional homepage designs.