Features available on the AOL.com website

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Features available on the AOL.com website

Overview of AOL.com Features

AOL.com has been built around the people who use it and we've made sure every pixel is perfect. Over the years, we've evolved our homepage to help you simplify the web and your life, both of which only seem to get more complicated. Features of AOL.com include:

The News You Need

This is where AOL highlights feature stories, entertainment news, sports, and finance content, plus the latest national, world, and video news. These news items are hand-picked and updated by AOL's homepage editors, so this is content curation at its very best (as opposed to automated feed-driven content). This section of content occupies a prime top-left spot on AOL.com, which is an indication of how focused AOL is on offering the best news on the web (the news you need, when you need it).

Mail, Video, and Favorites

AOL Mail, Video, and Favorites! Quick access to your favorite essentials are just a click away at the top right of the screen next to the Search box.

What's on AOL

Looking for a link to AOL Games or AOL Real Estate? No worries! Hover over the navigation bar--right under the search bar--to find all your favorite AOL websites. Here you'll also find topics and stories that are currently unfolding, in the Unfolding Now section, located under the Today heading of the navigation bar.

Local News and Weather

Enter your ZIP code to get the best real-time news and weather updates for your neck of the woods.

Did You See?

Did You See? is a strip of fun, engaging, and important stories that people are currently talking about, right down the middle of the page.

Popular Stories and Videos

See what stories and videos are trending from various AOL brands, right down the left side of the AOL.com homepage.

News Headlines

Get the latest news headlines from the different categories including business, sports, across america, entertainment, health, and lifestyle in your left-hand news column.

AOL Original Shows

See what's haopening with AOL's Orignial shows by exploring this widget, found in the bottom right corner of the homepage.

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Last updated: 07-24-2014
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