Mobile devices are often an afterthought when it comes to storytelling, because journalists are working on large screens and not testing their work on phones. Here are some useful tips for publishing effective visual stories on mobile devices.
How should I consider storyforms on different formats (e.g. mobile vs. desktop) and different platforms (e.g. social, site, email)?
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