How to Make Your Publication Look Great

Customizing on Medium has never been so powerful

On migration

On logos, avatars, and headers

More about headers

This is what our homepage customization tool looks like.

On header sizes and image options

Small header.
Medium header.
Large header.

On logos in headers

On header layout options

Options for laying out text, a logo, or both.
Options for aligning titles and logos in your header.
Same Medium; Infinite publication styles.

On header colors and how they affect your publication

LOOK AT ALL THE PRETTY COLORS.
Backchannel’s customized color choice changes the look of highlighted text and the recommend heart.

On tag sections

The tool to customize your publication’s homepage tags.

On favicons

Customized favicons can make your publication stand out in a tab.

On laying out your publication

Talkback, as a grid, sorted by the most recently published stories.
Talkback, now with featured articles.
A grid layout looks significantly different when images have no margins and images are overlaid with title text.

East coaster with a secret SF love affair. I enjoy juxtaposing things. Also: Cheese and tiny dachshunds.

East coaster with a secret SF love affair. I enjoy juxtaposing things. Also: Cheese and tiny dachshunds.