Best Design Practices for Digital Magazines

The future of magazine publishing is now!

More and more readers are consuming magazines in digital formats. As a design professional, it’s a good idea to stay on top of the latest best practices and trends in digital publishing. Understanding how users interact with digital magazines is key.

If you’re looking for insight into the realm of digital magazine publishing, here’s a great place to start:

Scott Dadich, Vice President of Editorial Platforms and Design for Conde Naste, is conducting a design tutorial on September 27, 2012 covering digital publishing trends and digital magazine publishing best practices for designers. Dadich and his team have led 14 publications including Conde Nast Traveler, The New Yorker, and Bon Appetit into monthly tablet publication across multiple platforms (including iPad, Kindle, Nook and others). This tutorial will offer valuable insight into:

  • The past, present and future of digital magazine publishing
  • Best practices for creating an ideal user experience
  • Optimizing file size
  • Ideas for improving work flow