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Vine Swings From Mobile To The Desktop (& Adds New Features)
Vine lovers rejoice; you’re no longer constrained to your mobile device for your daily 6-second video consumption. Users will now be able to consume your favorite 6-second videos on the desktop using Vine.co. Much like the move that Instagram made last year, Vine has officially become more than just an app.
The site itself is beautifully designed, mixing videos directly in with functionality. On the left, the channels are displayed next to a Vine playlist. Underneath those elements, the page houses popular videos and featured videos by channel, along with featured Viners for more discoverability. Each of the channel pages feature unique colors and logos giving them a unique experience.
The new features include top navigation in the left that include the home feed and the popular now feed, and all feeds can be daisy-chained together in TV mode. The most powerful new feature, however, is the search bar that allows users to search by tag, person, or location for the best video content: