Visual impact equals high readership

Ed Henninger is an independent newspaper consultant and the Director of Henninger Consulting. ww.henningerconsulting.com. Phone: 803-325-5252.

Only one deadline? Why?

You’ve done it again. Success! Every page in this week’s (or day’s) paper is in by deadline. It took some doing, but like almost...

Putting captions them in their place

Good news design is the practice of understanding how readers read — then using that understanding to make your newspaper easier, faster and more...

Turning your design around

Sometimes a design just goes stale. Over the course of even just a few years, inconsistencies creep in, color use gets out...

If you fail to plan…

Those who have read this column over the years have probably seen this quote before: “If you fail to plan…you plan to fail.” I believe that...

Caring for our readers

Editor Jerry Bellune and I go w-a-y back. We've known each other since the mid-90s, when we worked together to breathe new life into...

Who’s your friend?

I’m a friendly guy. Most people who know me genuinely like me…and I like them.. I can be a strong friend. I can stand by...

Ya gotta have a plan

Ed Henninger Design ED HENNINGER is an independent newspaper consultant and the director of Henninger Consulting. Website: www.henningerconsulting.com Phone: (803) 327-3322 WANT A FREE evaluation of your newspaper’s design? Just...

Nitty-gritty design top ten

Ed Henninger Design ED HENNINGER is an independent newspaper consultant and the director of Henninger Consulting. Website: www.henningerconsulting.com Phone: (803) 327-3322 WANT A FREE evaluation of your newspaper’s design? Just...

Teaching an old(ish) dog …

Kevin Slimp Kevin Slimp is director of the Institute of Newspaper Technology. Email questions to him at kevin@kevinslimp.comI remember the first time I spoke in Chattanooga, Tenn....