Using Design to Save Newspapers

created on Feb 15, 2017

Obviously, this is about the content published on newspaper websites.

Saving links. #todo excerpt and comment later.

The papers need to design templates that differentiate content on the site. A feature story should look different from a short news story, and that looks different from an opinion story, and that looks different from a very fun, first-person column. You’ve got to have a number of different ways to approach this stuff, so that people start getting some clues or cues on what they’re looking at.

The Future of Your Local Newspaper - pdf file at dropbox

June 2018

Video from Monocle.

The video mentioned this interesting looking print weekly paper. It unfolds to a super-sized broadsheet.