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World’s Best-Designed™: Down to the final 17 papers

Here are the 17 newspapers that survived two days of elimination rounds in the World’s Best-Designed Newspaper competition.

SND36: SND Foundation Karaoke Fundraiser

As judges and facilitators prepare to travel to Syracuse this weekend for the Best of News Design competition, it’s time to start thinking about the annual SND Foundation Karaoke Fundraiser.

SND36: Meet the judges

The annual SND Best of News Design competition brought 27 professionals to Syracuse to judge the best work of 2014. The judges are broken into five groups — news, features, long form, visuals, and World’s Best. There are also two conflict judges. News Brady Jones, Designer, Omaha World Herald Erik Knobl, Visual Editor, Adrenalina (Excelsior) Scott Ladd, Presentation Editor, […]

The full report from SND36 competition coverage

This weekend, journalists from around the world will be traveling to Syracuse, New York, to participate in the Society for News Design’s annual Best of News Design competition.

Best of News Design judging process visualized

Each year, hundreds of newspapers and magazines from around the world submit their best work of the year to be judged by the Society for News Design in the annual Best of Design competition. This year, over 9,500 entries were received, and 27 judges have the task of evaluating that work this coming weekend. The 27 […]

First time Syracuse facilitator? Here’s what you need to know.

On Friday, journalists from around the globe will head to Syracuse, NY, to help with the Society for News Design’s annual creative competition, so we asked judging veteran Andrea Zagata to write this guide for first-time facilitators.

Judges Award The Washington Post Gold Medal for ‘The N-Word’ In Use Of Multimedia

“I like everything about this: The execution, the idea. I like that it’s evolving around conversations. This seems like the right approach to talk about this subject.”

‘Mindsuckers’ Wins Silver For National Geographic

“It’s so visually different. It’s not gimmicky. Instead of it all just being vertical, there are nice angles, like taking you behind a tree. This one didn’t feel like scroll hijacking.”

The Washington Post Wins Silver for ‘Bad News Beards’ Use Of Multimedia

The Washington Post has been awarded a silver medal in the Use of Multimedia category for its piece “Bad News Beards.”

The art of entering: #SND36 survival tips

The entry deadline for this year’s Best of News Design was Feb. 18. These tips, however, are good for any time you need to edit work. Take a look.

Best of News Design 36: Updates to the Call for Entries

Entering the Best of News Design competition? Be sure to catch up on these updates to the Call for Entries.

Volunteer to Assist at SND36

If you’ve been looking for an opportunity to get involved with SND, or to spend a weekend with 50 of the best visual minds in the business, this is your chance. About 30 SND professional volunteers will be needed again in February to assist in the 36th annual Best of News Design Creative Competition print […]