Presenting feature content online for journalists
Publishers have found it fairly straightforward and beneficial to shift from delivering news in print to delivering online. But longer feature articles present more of a challenge, given the need for brevity and 'scannability' online. This presentation is based on the idea that features online do not need to be text heavy. It showcases graphical, visual and interactive presentation techniques that can be used to create "features without words".
Published on: Mar 4, 2016
Transcripts - Presenting feature content online for journalists
Features without words…
And other options for feature presentation online
Features without words
• News translates easily online
• What about features?
• Length vs Short/succinct
• What is a feature online?
• Evolution of print – lists, a-z, pictures
engage readers/users and allow them
to have direction/control over what
• Presentation of data -visualisation
• Some aspirational, others possible
Election map (guardian)
Flickr Vision (photo/mapping)
Community Care (Devolution)
Contract Journal (recession)
Googlemap tools (list)