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Data, video, sponsored content and more: Survey highlights what publishers will be prioritising in 2017

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Almost half of publishers surveyed by The Media Briefing expect sponsored content will be one of their top three revenue sources next year

Facebook launches free online training for journalists

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The new site will include courses on Facebook Live, 360-degree video, and useful features for journalists such as getting verified and privacy options

How Finland's MTV3 is bringing mobile journalism into the newsroom

The channel's news reporters are hoping mobile journalism will allow them to break stories first while reaching wider audiences on social media

Deutsche Welle is working on a tool that makes it easier to tell stories in virtual reality

The German broadcaster hopes the tool, called Fader, will allow journalists with no VR production experience to tell stories in this format

5 key considerations for ethical virtual reality storytelling

Involve the audience in the process and work with a diverse team on VR projects, advises Catherine Allen, freelance VR producer for the BBC

Today’s top tip for journalists

Tip: Check out the Global Investigative Journalism Network help desk

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Questions about moving forward with an investigation? You may find answers in GIJN's new resource

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PR of the week

Dedicated price-comparison website for sports supplements, vitamins, and health foods to launch is set to go live in November to service the 78% of online shoppers who said they’d use a price comparison website for health foods and sports supplements

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Get with the program: The benefits of coding skills in the newsroom

Learning HTML, CSS and JavaScript may not be glamorous, but programming knowledge can help you engage audiences in different ways

How Note to Self crowdsourced stories about information overload from 30,000 people

The team behind the weekly podcast convinced listeners to sign up for Infomagical and fight information overload both individually and as a community

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