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Freelancer of the Fortnight: Charlotte Clark

Journalism.co.uk catches up with a member of its freelance community. Charlotte Clark is a freelance writer, editor and sub-editor based in Chelmsford

Posted by Ed Martin on 28/05/12

Freelancer of the Fortnight: Jo Walsh

Journalism.co.uk catches up with a member of its freelance community. Jo Walsh is a freelance writer, editor and sub-editor based in London

Posted by Ed Martin on 14/05/12

Freelancer of the Fortnight: Huw Kidwell

Journalism.co.uk catches up with a member of its freelance community. Huw Kidwell is a freelance journalist based in Hertfordshire

Posted by Ed Martin on 30/04/12

Freelancer of the Fortnight: Ek Heng Ng

Journalism.co.uk catches up with a member of its freelance community. Ek Heng Ng is a freelance journalist based in Singapore

Posted by Ed Martin on 16/04/12

Freelancer of the Fortnight: Katie Nicholls

Journalism.co.uk catches up with a member of its freelance community. Katie Nicholls is a freelancer based in Bristol

Posted by Ed Martin on 02/04/12

Orwell Prize 2012 Journalism and Blog longlists announced

Guardian journalist Paul Lewis is among those on the Journalism Prize longlist after submitting one day of tweets sent during the London riots

Posted by Sarah Marshall on 28/03/12

Two British freelance journalists killed in Syria, CPJ reports

Foreign Office is looking into reports that two British nationals of Algerian descent were killed in Syria on Monday, with a third journalist wounded in the attack

Posted by Sarah Marshall on 28/03/12

Freelancer of the Fortnight: Ben Frain

Journalism.co.uk catches up with a member of its freelance community. Ben Frain is a freelancer based in Congleton

Posted by Ed Martin on 19/03/12

Freelancer of the Fortnight: Giles Crosse

Journalism.co.uk catches up with a member of its freelance community. Giles Crosse is a freelancer based in Bristol

Posted by Ed Martin on 27/02/12

Freelancer of the Fortnight: Joanne Mallon

Journalism.co.uk catches up with a member of its freelance community. Joanne Mallon is a freelancer based in Brighton

Posted by Ed Martin on 13/02/12
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#Podcast: Telling your own story – personal branding advice for journalists

Advice for journalists on personal branding

Posted by Alastair Reid on 22 November 2013

#Tip: Read this advice if you work from home

A Storify of tweets containing tips for journalists who work from home

Posted by Sarah Marshall on 17 June 2013

#Tip of the day for journalists: Pitching advice for freelancers

Advice for freelance journalists on pitching story ideas

Posted by Sarah Marshall on 8 January 2013

#Tip: Try creating a CV infographic based on your LinkedIn profile

Visual.ly and Kelly Services team up to create a CV infographics tool

Posted by Sarah Marshall on 12 December 2012

#Tip of the day for journalists - creating freelance opportunities

On Poynter, Beth Winegarner offers some helpful pointers for freelancers keen to track down new opportunities

Posted by Rachel Bartlett on 12 October 2012

#Tip of the day for journalists: 25 popular tools for freelancers

Meranda Watling of 10,000 Words recently blogged about a survey by BestVendor, a “New York-based start-up site aimed at connecting users with useful apps and software”. The survey asked about freelancer’s most popular apps, such as those to help share files or manage the business side. 10,000 words lists the 25 most popular ones cited [...]

Posted by Rachel Bartlett on 13 September 2012

App of the week for journalists: Stamped, where Time is sharing film reviews

Time is using Stamped to push out and engage with its audience around film reviews

Posted by Sarah Marshall on 27 June 2012

#Tip of the day from Journalism.co.uk - advice for using Skype and recording calls

Why freelancers should use Skype for interviews

Posted by Sarah Marshall on 25 May 2012

App of the week for journalists: ExpenseMagic

An iPhone / iPad app to help you to manage your expenses

Posted by Sarah Marshall on 7 March 2012

Tool of the week for journalists: Cuttings.me

Portfolio site Cuttings.me launches new features: RSS and multimedia cuttings

Posted by Sarah Marshall on 28 February 2012

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