Random thoughts on Canadian magazines

Random thoughts on Canadian magazines

Magazines Canada has just finished an exciting week of MagNet. A four-day long marathon of seminars, galas, sold-out speaking engagements, endless networking, culminating, of course, with National Magazine Awards ceremony. While I couldn't attend the awards (this thing runs late into the night - honestly), I followed the shenanigans vicariously, via twitter updates (and here), or website postings - in real-time (typically done by the winning teams) 111Read more

canadianeditors.com

BEFORE AND AFTER: - the old site (below) had a clumsy vertical navigation, and had a lot of unused, empty space - the new site (above) runs the most important channels across the top (as well as on the side), and uses effective visuals to keep the interface intuitive and informative - the old site was managed manually, introducing many HTML and CSS issues, let alone meta-tagging and tracking - the new site uses a content-management system (CMS) to easily manage and deliver various content types through a single back-end - the old…Read more