Nods to Non-Breaking News

This category (2A) requires that content be based on local, national, international and business news coverage. Each entry must cover a single subject, but multiple pages/elements are allowed. Doubt: Who Killed Michelle? Judges’ comments: Simple interface without being boring. Graphic style is appropriate and lends itself to the subject matter. The navigation is very effective […]

Lifestyle on deadline

This category (1C) requires that content be based on daily entertainment and lifestyle coverage. Each entry must cover a single subject, but multiple pages/elements are allowed. Discovery Earth Live Judges’ comments: Excellent site. User interaction not only in selecting what they want to see, but adding their own content. Very nice aesthetic design and innovation […]

Meet our 2008 judges

TRACY BOYER Tracy Boyer is an award-winning multimedia producer at The Roanoke Times and roanoke.com. Previously, she served as the UNC correspondent for CNN.com and interned with The Atlanta Journal-Constitution. Boyer graduated with a multimedia degree from UNC’s School of Journalism and Mass Communication in May 2007. Her passions lie in travel and multimedia production […]

Breaking, Non-Breaking and Student

SND The Best of Multimedia Design Competition Entries will be evaluated on writing, visual story telling, interactivity, use of multimedia (including graphics, photography, audio and video), structure and navigation, functionality, personalization, community tools, execution, innovation and overall design. CATEGORY 1: Breaking Presentation Content created on deadline in reaction to a breaking story. 1A: News Content […]

Let the judging begin!

Mice are clicking, voting chips are dropping and coffee is being consumed with reckless disregard: The Society for News Design Best of Multimedia Design competition, held annually at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, has officially begun. The judging lineup includes multimedia professionals from around the United States and South America who have […]