Loading Events

« All Events

  • This event has passed.

Ed Henninger: My Most Important Tips to Improve Your Newspaper Design

September 20, 2018 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am


When it comes to newspaper design, there’s no bigger name than Ed Henninger. In this expanded session (most sessions are 45 minutes), Ed will discuss the most important things to know about newspaper design. These tips are intended to draw more readers to your paper and, if attendance at past webinars is any indication, deliver great results. Here are some of the topics Ed will discuss:

Baseline grid, Flush left, Good text font, Centered heads, Dominant photo, Proper headline sizing, Consistent standing heads, Simple standing heads, Clean up the nameplate, Clean up ancillary type, Teasers that work, Spacing between packages, Content placement and organization, Proper use of much shots, Handling jumpheads correctly, Kerning vs. tracking, Rules between packages, Infoboxes, By-the-numbers boxes, Control color, Short paragraphs, Segmenting, A visual with every package, Maps, maps, maps, Page labels, Proper treatment of folios, Index alphabetically, Headline spacing, Headline size schedule, Pullouts, Drop caps, Choosing good display fonts, Controlling headline fonts, Bylines, Jumplines, Breakheads, Caption width, Graphics, InDesign style sheets, InDesign libraries, Modular design, Optical center, Section flags, Keyboard shortcuts, Templates, Mug shots, Obit heads and underlines, Photo credits, Column sigs, Column headlines, and much more!


September 20, 2018
10:00 am - 11:00 am
Event Categories:
, , ,