It is not all the time you come by websites that absorb you into exploring and reading their content. Especially when the content is so long you can be reading it for hours. But these websites contain beautifully flowing articles that have been structurally designed to keep the user engaged. The photography and video’s create a bone chilling atmosphere to match its subject matter. And the unique user interfaces make enticing and memorable experiences.
If you have free time on your hands dive into one of these impactful websites that will make you learn something new and experience things on a another level.
The council on foreign relations has created this site that contains heavy content about the Sunni and Shia conflicts in the Middle East. Its has powerful photography and video that will engage you. Educational infographic elements and interactive timelines and maps.
The Guardian created interactive documentary that clearly illustrates what was going on for both sides during World War One. This site contains video along with an interactive map that give a great educational experience.
This site will truly keep you busy for hours. It contains personal in-depth looks at stories of NATO’s journey, soldiers and, Afghanistan habitants. Each section contains breathe taking video and photography that have been added into its flowing storyline. It does an exceptional job at making it accessible for all, by adding voice overs to readable sections and a navigation that allow you to get back to any spot in any story.
This Mashable article was wonderfully written by a photographer that was in Liberia during the Ebola outbreak. The layout and photography will take you directly into his experience, and leave you with chills.
Bright Media created this site for the Warsaw Rising Museum exhibit celebrating its 70th anniversary. This site conveys a dark tone with its black and white photography and video. Exceptional use of hierarchal typography and intriguing storyline structure.
Seven Digital Deadly Sins site gives you an interactive look about how digital media can be sinful. You will be able to chose from any of the evenly deadly sins and see stories, videos, quizzes and statistics based off the one you pick. The articles have an appealing set up with typographical elements and skillful illustrations.