1) fun, vibrant colors very bright makes it feel like play time
2) the font is drawn out of proportion to give the playful kidish feel to the site. portrays drawing outside of the lines.
3) a lot of the boxes have been altered to take away the "boxy" effect. some boxes still in place to give it some sort of structure.
4)limited use of words the majority of the pictures are links and notify you when selected or hovering over. Pictures correlate with link destination
5) The background color fades to a darker duller shade allowing the links to pop-out to the eye.