SND Digital’s Five Best Designed Apps and Sites

I had the privilege of judging the inaugural, 2010 Society of News Design’s Best of Digital Design competition. Not only did I have a chance to serve (and argue) with some of the world’s best media design thinkers but we also set standards that future judges will follow.

The Society of News Design's 2010 World's Best Designed Sites & Apps
Society of News Design

The competition was rigorous and the decisions difficult but the five World’s Best Designed are:

Lance’s Farewell Tour

Kicking off its Tour de France coverage, the Times wanted to re-educate readers about Lance Armstrong and cycling’s most storied race. This double truck page featured capsules of Lance’s victories, his life story, Tour stages / elevations, challenges, key opponents and successors.