Templating – Friend or Foe?
Templating is not a new concept and came about as a way to format consistent page layouts in newspapers and magazines. It promises time savings and improved efficiency but has always caused conflict when it comes to creativity. Many feel like creativity is stifled or even removed by use of templates, so we would like to explore if this is really the case.
On most newspapers and magazines, there are always certain pages that remain the same on a daily, weekly, monthly or bi-monthly basis. The