Nieman Foundation at Harvard
HOME
          
LATEST STORY
New York Focus, the Empire State–centered newsroom, aims to hold Albany accountable
ABOUT                    SUBSCRIBE

Articles tagged design (41)

Grabbing an idea from The New York Times, the business site is trying something counterintuitive with mobile traffic — adding an extra hurdle that makes it easier to offer readers alternative options.
It wants to be a “real-time magazine” on the web, connected to its print heritage. But stripping out the visual noise won’t please everyone.
New media and legacy media came together at the second weekend-long “hackathon” hosted by the Society for News Design.
“The process of doing design is asking questions, and that actually helps sharpen the reporting.”
The new product from The New York Times is the most interesting app produced by a traditional American news outlet in years. But can it differentiate itself from the Times’ main app — and find a paying audience?
Whether it’s the growth of mobile, the shifting user base of Twitter, or something else, those sharing buttons appear to be generating a shrinking share of tweets linking to news stories.
Two design trends: Make all your mobile products look alike (app or web) and make it clean, clean, clean. Joshua Benton