2019 California Journalism Awards - Digital Contest

Story Presentation Page Layout & Design ( Monthly Unique Visitors: 40,001 - 400,000,Monthly Unique Visitors: 40,000 & under)Back

  • Place Name: First Place
    Contestant Name: Long Beach Post
    Entry Title: Broken
    Entry Credit: Dennis Dean
    Judge Comment: Strong mix of story layouts from your organization. The dashed line in Broken was simple but elegantly leads the reader through the story.
  • Place Name: Second Place
    Contestant Name: CalMatters
    Entry Title: California's on fire, unplugged and out of easy answers. So why don't we...?
    Entry Credit: Julie Cart, Judy Lin
    Judge Comment: Many strong layouts. The tone of the subheads in "California's on fire..." made the dry subject more engaging. It helps that California residents have these very questions in their heads.
  • Place Name: Third Place
    Contestant Name: EdSource
    Entry Title: Rural California: An Education Divide: Lost Days, Poverty, isolation drive students away from school in California's rural districts
    Entry Credit: Justin Allen
    Judge Comment: Clean layout and nice use of a variety of elements in
  • Place Name: Fourth Place
    Contestant Name: Capital & Main
    Entry Title: United States of Inequality
    Entry Credit: Capital & Main Staff
    Judge Comment: Ambitious to present as many stories as you do in this project. It's clean, but the stock images detracts from the strength of your reporting.
  • Place Name: Fifth Place
    Contestant Name: Voice of OC
    Entry Title: https://voiceofoc.org/
    Entry Credit: Sonya Quick
    Judge Comment: Simple but clean layouts. Colors and typography are strong.