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Which Digital Publication Is Right for You?

In the publishing industry today, most publications have a digital version of their material, whether it’s a simple post-production PDF, a flip-book, or a blog. With the upcoming release of the Kindle DX and the recent explosion of Twitter, is it time to rethink which digital format is right for you? Is your digital publication [...]

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Designing the Edit/Editing the Design

During this one-day seminar will we will discuss the issues faced when creating publications. Multiple sessions will address the importance of respect between edit and design, and how that respect leads to a successful, audience-focused publication. The wrap-up will include troubleshooting—working with less-than-perfect imagery, no-so-exciting editorial, and page-invading advertising.
Minnesota Magazine & Publications Association 2009 Summit [...]

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Parenting Publications of America Slides

We have returned from our speaking engagement at the Parenting Publications of America (PPA) annual convention. We enjoyed spending time with a passionate group of editors, publishers, and designers all focused on creating successful publications for parents. Watch an abridged version of our two-part presentation “Implementing a Design Strategy” in slideshare format.

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5 Reasons To Take Your Publication Online

People read publications because they want content that entertains, enlightens, and informs them. Your readers form an audience with shared interests—a community. Are you maximizing their editorial experience with an online presence? Here are five reasons why you should be:
1. Conversation. The problem with a print-only publication is that the conversation is primarily one-way. The [...]

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Publication Wins Silver Award

Views Magazine, from University of Colorado Denver School of Public Affairs, received a Silver Medal for External Publication from the 23rd Annual Admissions Advertising Awards.

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Redesign Completed

Pick up an issue of Harvard Business Review to see one of our latest redesign projects. Working with the magazine’s art director, Karen Player, we completed a redesign of the departments. The redesign follows the existing identity of the publication while bringing a new sense of hierarchy and flexibility to the pages.

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