Webdesigner Depot is read by millions of designers around the world. As a publication servicing designers, it is important to always offer layouts that embody the latest design trends. To explore the future of editorial on the modern web, starting with the basics was essential — typography.
Rich imagery is a key component of modern editorial on the web. Each design explored a different approach to incorporating photography with copy.
Editorial design is often based on grids and benefits from knowing when to break them. Each wireframe in the design process started as a grid exploration.
Because the content was dependent on imagery, photos and high-fidelity assets were used during the initial wireframing process.
Making a beautiful visual design requires time and patience. For several weeks, colors, fonts, graphics, and placement were explored to create cutting edge designs that break the mold of traditional editorial layouts.