The All-New Sketchnote Army is Here!
Welcome to the 3rd iteration of the Sketchnote Army website!
Sketchnote Army was started in November of 2009 as a way to share sketchnotes I was discovering, all in one place.
Here's how the Sketchnote Army site looked before the refresh:
Why the update?
Friendlier for mobile screens. For a long time I've wanted to make the site responsive, so you could see the latest posts right on your phone.
Updating wasn't easy, because team mate Mauro Toselli did a fabulous job crafting the old site! Other than mobile, it was great, and honestly, migrating to new services is a pain.
Better alignment with the podcast. With the Sketchnote Army Podcast entering a 5th season, I wanted to align new updates to the podcast with the site redesign. Besides, It was time for a brand update to brighten colors and rethink the logo design.
A more visually interesting blog design. I've wanted to update the format of the site to better showcase the variety of work we share, so I've moved to a card-based design that's easier to navigate.
A better foundation for the future. I've simplified the site structure and have cleaned up the pages, so things are easier for you to find. I've also moved to a modern Squarespace 7 platform that offers more options to expand the site as the community grows.
Here we go!
Some details may be rough as I finalize the site. I've decided to go live now and stay agile, accepting that there will be imperfections here and there.
If you see anything strange, just let me know.
Sketchnote Army Podcast: Season 5 is coming soon!
The podcast will launch with a preview episode on Monday, so keep your eyes on your podcast app, here on the site and our social media for that announcement!
I couldn't have continued this work without you, the community. You've provided the samples and stories to share, have encouraged our small team along the way, and have made this a fun place for Mauro, Steve, Chris, Bineabi and I to spend our time.
— Mike Rohde • Site Founder and Creator