Product

ONA17

Ensuring Accessibility For News

  • Dean Betz
  • Aditi Bhandari

How accessible is your website? Does your news app meet recommended contrast guidelines for visually impaired users? Can you navigate your page with only a keyboard? How does that ...

ONA17

Table Talks: Mobile Tools + Design

  • Moderated by Cole Goins

Consistently ranked among the best experiences of our conference, this series of participatory, inspiring conversations will address challenging topics in your area of expertise....

ONA17

Creating the Next Generation of Product Thinkers

  • Marie Gilot
  • Aron Pilhofer
  • Hong Qu
  • Angela Wong

Media companies — both startups and legacy organizations — are hiring people who can design, develop and manage news products, such as mobile apps, email newsletters, SMS...

ONA17

How Bots are Deepening Relationships with Readers

  • Emily Clark
  • Rebecca Harris
  • Joseph Price
  • Emily Withrow
  • Moderated by Craig McCosker

These are the droids you’re looking for! Chatbots are proliferating at lightning speed, and proving a unique way to grow and engage an audience. Our experts will discuss their...

ONA17

Building Great Newsletters and Email Tools

  • Megan Hess
  • Jacque Boltik
  • Matt Kiser

It’s easy to send an email, but how do you build an audience when you’re inside someone’s inbox? Learn how to keep a newsletter going on the fly, and get editorial and...

ONA17

What Product and News Designers Can Learn From Each Other

  • Jessica Gilbert
  • Emily Chow

Both news designers and product designers are trying to reach audiences through good design, but they face different challenges and have unique insights into what works. News...

ONA16

Product-ify Your Newsroom: Innovate with Product Thinking

  • Katharine Bailey
  • Greg Emerson
  • Hailey Persinger

Even without a product team, a dedicated manager or journalist can mobilize the resources to incite change in the newsroom and its products. Our team of presenters will examine...

ONA16

Designing More Emotionally Intelligent Digital Experiences

  • Anjali Mullany

A range of companies — from social networking startups to media organizations to tech titans like Facebook — have been boldly experimenting to allow audiences to express their...

ONA16

Fitting in the News: Creating Personalized Interactives

  • Jere Hester
  • Sandeep Junnarkar
  • Kristen Lee

It’s a developing art: creating mobile-friendly news interactives that deliver personalized info to users — often on complex issues — by guiding them through a series of...