We have a new post over at HEED.
Yes, you’re gonna lose.
In fact, you’ve been losing for a long time.
And I know you won’t go down quietly. You’ll continue to kick and scream until you hit the canvas.
Every time a go back to the WSJ, they’ve made more incremental changes to their site (mostly for the good).
One particular area they’re putting more effort into is data visualizations:
Since the redesign, articles have been set within a tab structure, with the first tab being the article, then any addition video/visualizations/slideshows within another tab, with the last tab for Comments.
While appreciate that they’re trying to move in a more interactive realm within journalism, visualizations like the one above need some serous help if they want to get up to the level the NYTimes is at.
Here are a few of the talented people who make the NYTimes so engaging (under design director Koi Vin):