The redesign will look very familiar to anyone who's used Twitter on a mobile phone browser or Windows. The experience is nearly identical.
"This is a limited test for now," a Twitter spokesperson told Business Insider.
It appears that the new desktop website test is a Progressive Web App, a standard that discusses how to build apps in browser windows. One cool feature is that it allows websites to be pinned to a dock or taskbar, just like an app.
A Business Insider reporter was given an opportunity to opt-in to the test on Thursday. Here are some screenshots:
So if you don't like the new design, at least you can switch back to "legacy Twitter" for now.
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