Is The AdWords Keyword Planner Getting A(nother) Facelift?

The keyword tool planner has gone through a lot of changes over the last couple years and it appears another one is coming. Here is what I discovered in one of my AdWords accounts recently (from what I can tell, it’s not in all accounts yet, but many).

New AdWords Keyword Planner

New AdWords Keyword Planner

As you can see, AdWords continues to try and make their tools more user-friendly. In this case we’ve got a section to “Find new keywords” and a section to “Plan your budget”. But if we compare this to the previous look, we can see that this change is only skin deep since the 4 options are the same, just reordered and labeled somewhat differently.

Old AdWords Keyword Planner

AdWords-Keyword-Planner-OldDo you think it helps? Would an AdWords newbie be able to understand this more clearly? Let me know your thoughts in the comments.