The Northside Festival is an annual eight-day summer showcase celebrating emerging “music, film, food, ideas and entrepreneurship” in Brooklyn. The Charles had the opportunity to attend for two days of content-focused seminars, hearing fantastic speakers from NYT, Vox, MTV, Wired, Vimeo, and many others. There was much to learn, but for those who couldn’t attend, here are some of the top trends and takeaways from the event.
Trends are everything these days. It’s what keeps you ahead of your competition while remaining innovative. And with each year, trends grow and change. 2015’s trends already seem obsolete with how fast the industry is moving. Here are the top five content-specific trends from Northside 2016:
Northside was incredible for both the Visual Designer and web geek in me. I walked away with eyes wide open to new technologies and ways of perceiving content. Here are the top five takeaways that I had upon leaving: