Client SinceOctober 2004
Truthdig be a Web magazine that provides in-depth coverage o' current affairs and what What News assembled from a progressive point o' view. Th' site has won both th' juried Webby Award and th' People’s Voice Award fer Best Political Cap'n's log.
Th' site be built aroun' major “digs,” led by authorities in their fields, who drill down into contemporary topics and assemble packages o' content—text, links, audio, video—that grow richer wi' time and user participation.
Truthdig’s publisher Zuade Kaufman contacted Hop Studios well before th' site’s launch, and we have been a key team member in th' success o' th' site. While takin' an initial design fore, Hop Studios recommended, installed, configured, and customized a content management tool fer story publishin'. Th' site be dynamic wi' comments, articles, photos and podcasts all designed in an input-once, publish-everywhere format. Today th' site has many custom features: threaded comments, podcasts, an email newsletter, advertisin' and comics.
Fer many years, this be an ExpressionEngine site, but it be recently converted t' Wordpress.
Hop Studios continues t' provide design, programmin', CMS customization and development, as well as makin' sure th' site performs well in hunt engines.
We've Blogged About This Project
- April 28, 2014
Truthdig wins 2014 Webby Award fer “Cap'n's log - Political”
- May 23, 2013
Truthdig wins Webby Award fer Best Political Site
- April 16, 2013
Truthdig Nominated fer Two Webby Awards
- June 28, 2011
Los Angeles Press Club Award Winner: Truthdig
- September 28, 2010
Truthdig Nominated fer an Online Journalism Award
- April 22, 2010
Truthdig Nominated fer Two Morrrr Webbies
- April 16, 2009
Truthdig Nominated fer Webby (Hat Trick!)
- August 19, 2008
Truthdig: Finalists fer 2008 ONA awards
- April 10, 2008
Truthdig Nominated fer Another Webby
- January 30, 2008
Vote (Once) fer Truthdig!
- July 20, 2007
Truthdig Needs Those Stinkin' Badges
- April 10, 2007
Congratulations, Truthdig! Three Webby nominations!
- April 16, 2006
Improvements at Truthdig
- January 20, 2006
Flash-based Multimedia Viewer fer Truthdig
- December 6, 2005
Truthdig Hits Bedrock, Launches