Stacker + Embedly + Medium

By Josh Kalven

A couple product updates I want to share with you. We're excited to announce that we just integrated with Embed.ly, which means that you now can easily embed your stacks on Medium. Just copy-and-paste your stack's permalink in the body of your Medium post ... Read More

Introducing Stacker!

By Josh Kalven

We’re excited to announce that Stacker is now available to all writers, designers, and anyone with a visual story to tell. Grab an account here. Stacker is a collaborative publishing tool you can use to create stacks. Embed your stack anywhere, just like a ... Read More

“Wait, You Write In A Spreadsheet?”

By Josh Kalven

It started with Keynote, actually. I had loved Robin Sloan’s FISH and wanted to experiment with the visual sequential story as a container for explanatory news content. So myself and Newsbound’s designers created a prototype in Apple Keynote that retold the story of ... Read More

The House That Fish Built

By Josh Kalven

First, a list: NPR’s lovely This Is Color and Demolished features The NYT’s explanations of the Higgs Boson and the dirty world of olive oil KQED’s minimum wage explainer Facebook’s “privacy basics” tutorials CNN’s “Poor Kids of Silicon Valley” feature ... Read More

Stacks & Tweets: Married at last

By Josh Kalven

We just rolled out an exciting new Stacker feature. Now when you tweet a direct link to a stack, the embed will appear in your followers' Twitter timelines (just like it does with YouTube and Vimeo embeds). Here's what the player looks like inside a ... Read More