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USA Today Redesign

  Click Here to See Redesign   USA Today is an internationally distributed American daily middle-market newspaper that serves as the flagship publication of its owner, the Gannett Company. Founded by Al Neuharth on September 15, 1982, it operates from Gannett’s corporate headquarters on Jones Branch Drive in McLean, Virginia, United States. It is printed at 37 sites across the United States and at five … Continue reading

Introducing Watch, a new platform for shows on Facebook

  Watching video on Facebook has the incredible power to connect people, spark conversation, and foster community. On Facebook, videos are discovered through friends and bring communities together. As more and more people enjoy this experience, we’ve learned that people like the serendipity of discovering videos in News Feed, but they also want a dedicated … Continue reading

“I saw the news on Facebook”

Brand attribution when accessing news from distributed environments More consumers are incidentally exposed to content via feeds or recommendation engines. What are the implications for publishers? This shift towards distributed media has been widely documented in Reuters Institute Digital News Report 2017, with the majority of access to websites and apps is now via side-door routes the … Continue reading

2016: Google Material Design

No matter do you or don’t you like Google and what would Google do next you have to keep the eye on it, just in case… Google: “We challenged ourselves to create a visual language for our users that synthesizes the classic principles of good design with the innovation and possibility of technology and science. … Continue reading

9 landing page designs that click

By Maya Lekach Landing pages are often the most effective means of getting customers to a product. Rather than a traditional website (with multiple tabs and in-depth content), the landing page is usually a stripped-down, single page that’s specifically made for potential customers to “land on” and convert. To achieve this, these pages utilize a CTA, or … Continue reading

HOW: Top 10 Websites for Designers

By: Adam Ladd Here at HOW, we strive to bring you graphic design inspiration in all its forms, whether that means revealing the creative whys and hows behind noteworthy projects featured in HOW magazine, delivering to you a compelling book or download that inspires top-notch design, or sharing with you the top design websites we come across. This month, HOW art director … Continue reading

Melissa Myers: How to structure your content for a better homepage

There are two ways your website makes a good first impression: a well-executed design and a thoughtful structure. The structure – basically, the order in which your website content is presented – can have a major impact on visitor retention. Think of the way you pick out a new book. First you look at the cover. Is it eye-catching? … Continue reading

Open Letter from Mathias Döpfner, CEO of Axel Springer to Google’s Eric Schmidt

The following is a remarkably nuanced letter from the head of one of Europe’s largest publishers recognizing that the grossly unequal balance of power is a problem that needs to be understood and confronted. An open letter to Eric Schmidt from Mathias Döpfner Dear Eric Schmidt,In your text “Die Chancen des Wachstums”(“The Opportunities forGrowth”) in … Continue reading

10 Platforms for Building Mobile Apps

by Grace Smith If you’ve ever wanted to build an app for your business, blog, product or service, but the heavy investment of both time and money put you off, you’re not alone. The good news is that entering the mobile market no longer necessarily requires thousands of dollars and months of work. There are … Continue reading

Tools of the trade: Mobile Journalism Reporting by RJI

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Aston Martin DB10

Production will be strictly limited to 10 of the bespoke sports cars, developed and built by the designers, engineers and highly skilled craftspeople at Aston Martin’s Gaydon headquarters.

Architect Oscar Niemeyer

"My work is not about form follows function, but form follows beauty or, even better, form follows feminine."

BACK to BASICS: Portraits

Portraits of people are one of the first elements of the photography used in newspapers.

Typography: x-heigh

In typography, x-heigh refers to the heigh of lower case letters without upper or lower parts when compared to capital letters...

Designer George Lois

“I always knew I was the most talented kid in the school, ” says George Lois of his time at Music and Art. “I was lucky to be exposed to the city’s best art education"...

BODY COPY

Newspaper typefaces require a higher legibility then typefaces used for other printed products. Newspaper are printed on a paper of lesser quality under high speed.

How to redesign 1

Good redesign is driven by a deep understanding of the editorial mission of the publication.

Headline on photographs

The eternal dilemma! Dilemma of all editors on the planet Earth – to put or not put the headline or any kind of type in the photo.

Design Facts

Three elements that will greatly help you to understand how readers are observing you.

Typeface: NY Times Magazine

Sunday Magazine is an expansive family of fonts for information in tiny spaces and headlines at large sizes.

Infographics

When, why and whether to use infographic. The basic fact is that infographic refresh the publication, and it contributes to originality of your product.

A well-designed publication

Everything that a well-designed publication must have...

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