Scott Heiferman must have a headache.
Meetup’s redesign sparked furor among some long-time Meetup power users, forcing the company to spend last week at the grindstone in order to roll back some of the changes. Now Meetup’s vocal users are complaining about something else; Meetup Perks, the deals feature for advertisers who want Read More
Meetup.com launched a drastic and much-hyped redesign last week, and as with many sites that serve an extremely dedicated group of users, some Meetup power users were pissed off. And they were loud about it.
The major changes affected the way Meetup pages look and made it possible for non-organizers to schedule Read More
UPDATE: Meetup CEO Scott Heiferman Responds >>
Any time a popular web service undergoes a major redesign, there is a loud and angry response from unhappy users who liked the old version better.
Often a small but vocal minority can make a big stink. It’s the power user paradox. The folks who do the Read More