Did you use any?
Giving the user the option to choose betseen the old layout and the new one would be great. Is it possible to give this idea a try?
There was already the list option before. The grid disapeared
Supporting two layouts takes way too much time. Maybe when we have a bigger team, but right now it's just not possible.
With this I see one preview of an article, when entering the site, instead of eight.
This seem o be more nice and authentic then the previous one