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Table of Contents pages: WHY?

DISPATCHES FROM THE ASSOCIATION OF ALTERNATIVE NEWSWEEKLIES One bonus of attending a journalism convention is you get to see a ton of samples of fresh papers in one fell swoop. No reader ever sees newspapers this way, but it gives me a chance to think in fresh ways about why and how we do what […]




Creative Loafing relaunch, Issue 2 highlights

. [ATLANTA] The second issue of a relaunch always brings tweaks and adjustments, and a creative energy that often the heat of launch week might not allow. Such is the case with the new look for alt weekly Creative Loafing. Here are a couple of section openers that really caught my eye. . . They […]




Appearing soon @ AAN in Toronto, SND Denver

Just confirmed: headed to Toronto mid-July to speak at the annual convention of the Association of Alternative Weeklies. Following is a draft of  the session, tentatively slated for Friday afternoon, July 17: Topic: “Redesigning? Don’t just aspire. ATTACK.” Gone are the days when redesign meant new fonts, maybe a new logo, perhaps moving things around […]