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Can TikTok save journalism? The Washington Post is set to find out

With its funny videos and memes, the US news site amassed 78k followers in three months, even inspiring teens to want to become journalists

Posted by Daniel Green on 21/08/19

Five surprising journalism disciplines all students should know about

There is a lot more to journalism now than newspapers - discover mobile journalism, artificial intelligence, or news on Instagram to help you succeed in your studies

Posted by Jacob Granger on 14/08/19

Weekly journalism news update: Facebook Community News Project, disabled journalists and tech reporting

Pushed for time? Catch up with the weekly media news coverage from Journalism.co.uk

Posted by Jacob Granger on 09/08/19

Mobile journalism tips: how to capture social audiences with mobile-first content

Four mobile journalists offer their techniques for shooting, recording and uploading stand-out, shareable content with a smartphone

Posted by Daniel Green on 08/08/19

Weekly journalism news update: Google vs. news industry, innovative crowdfunding, and how to improve work experience

Pushed for time? Catch up with the weekly media news coverage from Journalism.co.uk

Posted by Jacob Granger on 02/08/19

Thomson Foundation supports mobile journalists in the Middle East and Africa

Four reporters from Jordan, Morocco, Libya and Nigeria worked together to create compelling human-interest stories using their smartphone

Posted by Daniel Green on 30/07/19

A day in the life of a mojo-only TV newsroom

Why the Indian broadcaster NDTV sends its reporters out in the field with selfie sticks, mobile phones and a handful of other gadgets to cover breaking news events

Posted by Jacob Granger on 29/07/19

Weekly journalism news update: LinkedIn, female representation and digital security

Pushed for time? Catch up with the weekly media news coverage from Journalism.co.uk

Posted by Jacob Granger on 26/07/19

Mobile journalism workflow: how to make quality content go further

Field reporters no longer need six bags and a laptop, they can get footage for TV, radio and online in one fell swoop with a few tools and apps

Posted by Jacob Granger on 22/07/19

Weekly journalism news update: transcription app, journalism students and storytelling

Pushed for time? Catch up with the weekly media news coverage from Journalism.co.uk

Posted by Daniel Green on 19/07/19

BBC News uses mobile journalism to attract social audiences

The broadcaster used hand held mobile footage in the final interview with the outgoing UK Prime Minister Theresa May to make the most of the human interest angle of this story

Posted by Jacob Granger on 17/07/19

App for journalists: Voice Record Pro, for transcribing audio interviews

Instead of writing up the quotes from your last interview, this free app allows you to record audio and instantly turn it into text from your smartphone

Posted by Jacob Granger on 16/07/19

Podcasts, student support, and health reporting: here is your weekly journalism news update

Pushed for time? Catch up with the weekly media news coverage from Journalism.co.uk

Posted by Jacob Granger on 05/07/19

‘We need to use smartphones smartly’: key takeaways from Asia's first mobile journalism conference

The combination of a high-tech landscape and low press freedom is a breeding ground for mobile journalism - but quality needs to come first

Posted by Jacob Granger on 01/07/19

Trust in news, membership models and Gen Z: here is your weekly journalism update

Pushed for time? Catch up with the weekly media news coverage from Journalism.co.uk

Posted by Jacob Granger on 21/06/19

App for journalists: Mojo, for creating stand-out Instagram and Facebook Stories

Bring your vertical content to life with this handy app, giving you many more templates, stock images and text options to get creative with

Posted by Daniel Green on 18/06/19

10 must-join Facebook groups for journalists

Which communities are best for journalists to bolster their network of contacts? Here are our best picks

Posted by Jacob Granger on 18/06/19

LumaFusion 2.0: a mobile journalism 101

Latest features on the video editing app include markers and a new-and-improved user interface, here is our guide to get you started

Posted by Daniel Green on 17/06/19

Digital News Report, #GENSummit and mobile journalism apps: here is your weekly journalism news update

Pushed for time? Catch up with this week's coverage from Journalism.co.uk

Posted by Marcela Kunova on 14/06/19

Six must-have apps for mobile journalists

Looking to add some apps to your arsenal to optimise your workflow? Here are some best picks for editing software and social media storytelling

Posted by Daniel Green on 11/06/19

How to repurpose visual content for multiple social platforms

Shooting a social video? Learn what format works best on different platforms and how to turn your footage into horizontal, vertical or square

Posted by Daniel Green on 10/06/19

Computational photography can enhance pictures but also produce fake news images

With a few taps on your smartphone, you can change the time of day in a photo. Are these advancements spelling danger of doctored visuals?

Posted by Daniel Green on 06/06/19

Voice for the voiceless: smartphones are the weapon of choice to tell stories from Syrian civil war

Mobile journalism in the highly state-censored country has enabled people on the ground to reach international media - now it is set for the big screens

Posted by Jacob Granger on 06/06/19

How to upload horizontal videos to Instagram's IGTV

Following Instagram's new update to support horizontal video content on IGTV, Journalism.co.uk jogs your memory on how to get started on the platform

Posted by Jacob Granger on 30/05/19

Mobile journalism training helps Sudanese citizen journalists tell their own stories

Thomson Foundation upskills reporters in the country that ranks 175th out of 180 in the 2019 World Press Freedom Index, training them in non-confrontational reporting

Posted by Daniel Green/Jacob Granger on 29/04/19

IJF 2019: Driving deep-change and fuelling mobile journalism

If you did not get to attend the International Journalism Festival in Perugia this year, fear not. Journalism.co.uk caught up with some of the speakers in this week's podcast

Posted by Marcela Kunova on 05/04/19

Mobile-first mag Frame helps younger audiences engage with the news

New smartphone magazine combines the joy of getting your favourite weekly with a fully interactive digital format

Posted by Jacob Granger on 21/03/19

#MeToo, interactive series and MOJO debates: here is your weekly journalism news update

Pushed for time? Catch up with this week's coverage from Journalism.co.uk

Posted by Jacob Granger on 01/02/19

In-camera transitions, citizen reporting and interactive voice content: here is your weekly journalism news update

Pushed for time? Catch up with this week's coverage from Journalism.co.uk

Posted by Marcela Kunova on 25/01/19

Crafted storytelling vs raw content: which production style is mobile journalism best suited for?

Mojo specialist Glen Mulcahy hears arguments from mobile journalists Philip Bromwell and Caroline Scott – the gloves are off!

Posted by Caroline Scott on 25/01/19

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