Ryan Gantz, Director of User Experience for Vox Media, explains how a collaborative, cross-departmental process led to the successful redesign of SB Nation. The sports news site, owned by Vox Media, won World’s Best honors in the 2012 best of digital design contest.
Poynter faculty member Butch Ward talked about leading during tumultous times at SND St. Louis. The keys, he said: Direct the operation and be the keeper of the promise.
By Richard Epps, Presentation Editor, The Detroit News Jeff Neumann of The Denver Post gave designers a number of valuable tips for photo editing in his session this morning. “Cropping is the greatest tool a designer can use to influence the page,” Neumann said. Neumann explained the rule of thirds to the group, suggesting designers […]
By Richard Epps, Presentation Editor, The Detroit News Roger Fidler delivered a public thank-you to Steve Jobs Friday during his keynote speech at the Society of News Design annual conference this morning. Fidler, who is the program director for digital publishing at the Reynolds Journalism Institute at Missouri University, said Jobs validated his prediction about […]