Mario Garcia on WSJ Tabloid Design

Course Overview

Title:
Mario Garcia on WSJ Tabloid Design
Type:
Seminar Snapshot
Cost:
This snapshot is free for registered users of NewsU.
Time Estimate:
This Seminar Snapshot is divided into five sections. The total playing time is about 10 minutes.

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Mario Garcia, founder and CEO of Garcia Media, describes the design tools used when The Wall Street Journal redesigned its international editions in this snapshot of a Nov. 14, 2005, seminar, "The Redesign: Making the Best Decisions for Your Audience." You will hear him outline the process behind the redesign as the paper moved from a broadsheet to a tabloid, or compact, size and integrated the print and online editions.

What Will I Learn:

After you watch this Seminar Snapshot, you will understand how much goes into redesigning a newspaper.

Who should take this course:

This course is for anyone who wants to know more about the Wall Street Journal, famed designer Mario Garcia or the conversion of full-size newspapers to tabloid formats.

Instructor: 

Mario Garcia

Mario is the CEO and founder of García Media, supervising the work of all projects.

Trained as a journalist, Mario is strongly committed to the idea that content is what determines the success of a brand; his work and teaching is based on his “WED” philosophy, of combining writing, editing and design as basic principles for effective communication of ideas.

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