What 'special projects' mean for the editorial strategy at Quartz


'The thing about special projects is they look and feel different, and they're a bit unique in the unifying concept or principle, but at the end of the day, a good story is still a good story'

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The audience development specialist shared insights into her work as community editor on the second season of Serial

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Here are some of the social newsgathering approaches taken by Sky News, CNN International, Reuters and Storyful when a story breaks on social media

5 trends to watch in mobile-first news

As mobile audiences continue to grow, keep an eye on these five trends emerging from research by the Reuters Institute for the Study of Journalism

Posted by Alli Shultes on 21/07/16

#newsrw: How to follow along with the latest newsrewired event

Expert speakers from Reuters, Sky News, Storyful, The Times and The Sunday Times and more will highlight the latest trends, tools and techniques in digital journalism at today's event

Posted by Mădălina Ciobanu on 20/07/16

Bot round-up: A list of every news bot we could find

Which of these bots do you use to get news updates?

Posted by Mădălina Ciobanu on 19/07/16

5 iOS apps for adding subtitles to your social media news packages

Add simple yet effective subtitles to your interviews using FilmStory, MySubtitle, Videoshop, Overvideo or Title Master

Posted by Caroline Scott on 18/07/16

New vertical video from BBC Media Action takes over your phone's screen to show the struggle of refugees

The mobile-first footage aims to put viewers in the shoes of refugees travelling to Europe during the crisis

Posted by Caroline Scott on 18/07/16

3 challenges The Bristol Cable faces as it continues to grow

The local media co-operative is aiming to become self-sustainable, whilst keeping its members engaged and involved

Posted by Caroline Scott on 15/07/16

App for journalists: Signal, for securely communicating with sources

Check out this encrypted instant messaging and voice calling app for Android and iOS

Posted by Caroline Scott on 15/07/16

Social media and the changing face of conflict reporting

Can livestream video and eyewitness media ever replace the foreign bureau? A look at how media reporting on global conflicts is changing

Posted by Abigail Edge on 14/07/16

Tool for journalists: Biteable, for making video animations on the web

Check out this free tool for building animated videos

Posted by Mădălina Ciobanu on 14/07/16

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

Posted by Mădălina Ciobanu on 13/07/16

No universal ‘best time’ to share on Facebook

Sponsored: Digital news publishers relying on commonly accepted best times of day to share on Facebook in the hope of click-through could be failing to maximise their social media engagement opportunities

Posted by Echobox on 13/07/16

Pop-up newspaper aimed at Remain voters launches in the UK

The New European, a national weekly newspaper, aims to be a platform for debate and dialogue among the 48 per cent of people who voted for the UK to stay in the EU

Posted by Caroline Scott on 12/07/16

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