The Ubuntu Firefox Startpage

The Users Speak Out

A user over onĀ  Reddit posted a complaint about the default Ubuntu Firefox start-page.

User kristbaum writes:

I don’t mean to complain, but everyone who uses Ubuntu, sees this page[1] , and it really isn’t that useful, or good looking.

It is one other thing that you have to replace… Would it be possible to integrate links in there, to set Google or Duckduckgo as your start page? Or maybe also make it scale a little bit better?

It really isn’t that bad, but it is not a awesome first impression. What are your views on this?

I agree with his statement, it needs updating and this is something I feel as if I could help with. Since we are Ubuntu and we love convergence I don’t see a reason why we can’t have a scalable, beautiful and responsive homepage that looks part of the operating system.

There is now a bug report on launchpad about this issue.

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