Newsround's new website better on tablets and phones

  • 11 February 2015
Newsround screengrab
Image caption Our sleek new look

You'll have noticed our website's looking a bit different - here's why.

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Ricky guides us through the brand new website

More and more of you are using tablets and phones to browse online.

The number of children doing this is roughly doubling every year. One in three UK kids aged 5-15 now has their own tablet.

What that means is that websites need to make sure they work as well on smaller screens as they do on computers and laptops.

All-new Newsround and CBBC

So this week, Newsround and CBBC have got brand new sites.

There are still the same stories and clips that you're used to seeing on Newsround, but now it all works much better on smaller screens, and it's got our new Newsround look too.

Read more: Hacker explains the new CBBC site

Image caption All the same stuff - it just works better on all screens

So stop reading about it, and go and have a look!

We'd love to know what you think too, so why not drop us an email and let us know?

Tell us what you think

Send us your first impressions of the new website to newsroundcomments@bbc.co.uk.

You must ask your parent, teacher or guardian for permission before you send us a comment.

We may show your comment on our website or in our TV bulletins. We'll show your first name and which town you're from - but we won't use your details for anything else.

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