A home page portal

Hey guys,

We want to make a new homepage for Slant to help people find good content and understand what we do well, this is what we currently have:

Would love to hear your thoughts!

I think grouping will definitily have benefit, along with the more prominent search. Not sure what the mountain pictures would be used for.

Thanks! We decided to go with something a little cleaner. Here is a (non-functional) example: