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How Cloudstitch aims to open up data-driven stories

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Currently in private beta, Cloudstitch aims to allow journalists to publish, share and edit interactives without any coding knowledge

ABC: January sees multiple titles pass digital milestones

Arrows up

A number of outlets reached their highest ever web traffic in January, while The Independent has also announced an expansion to its US office

Reporting open data in Afghanistan: Key challenges

Data journalism adviser Eva Constantaras, who runs workshops for local media in developing countries, explains how open data is used in Afghanistan

Tips for live coverage of breaking news from the BBC and Reported.ly

Advice for covering breaking stories on live blogs and social media from the BBC's Mark Frankel and Reported.ly's Malachy Browne

How Wochit wants to revolutionise online video

With media licences at major news agencies and an in-browser editor, the 'video creation platform and content hub' could make journalists' lives a lot easier

Today’s top tip for journalists

Tip: Remember this advice for live-tweeting risky situations

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How can journalists at the scene of something like a police stand-off report the incident live on social media without jeopardising anyone's safety?


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How to deal with online rumours and debunking

Tow Center fellow Craig Silverman shared his advice on responsibly discussing rumours and debunking misinformation online in launching new study 'Lies, Damn Lies and Viral Content'

Ophan: Key metrics informing editorial at the Guardian

The outlet's in-house analytics platform, designed to promote the 'democratisation of data', recently launched new features including a bigger focus on attention time