Podcast articleKim Bui, director of audience innovation at Arizona Republic, and David Cohn, co-founder of Subtext, on building reader relationships via SMS


Texting our friends is normal, getting texts from news outlets is unusual. But this is how US journalists are keeping their most loyal readers engaged with covid-19 and furlough updates


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Six simple steps to beef up your cybersecurity while working from home

Journalists face new threats to their sources and personal information in times of a global pandemic and international political tensions. Here is how you can protect yourself from cyberattacks

How the i newspaper doubled its Instagram following in a year

With Instagram expected to overtake Twitter as a source of news, it is time to create a social strategy fit for the platform known for vibrant pictures and positive vibes

Posted by Jacob Granger on 08/09/20

How did you get your first job in feature writing?

Nicole Baddeley, Bournemouth University graduate, talks about becoming a digital trends and feature writer for Newsquest during the pandemic

Posted by Sandra Stoica on 07/09/20

Censorship concerns rising as UK Ministry of Defence blacklists investigative media outlet

The Council of Europe has issued a Level 2 media freedom alert after the MoD press office denied Declassified UK access to information

Posted by Marcela Kunova on 04/09/20

Podcast articleMariel Richards, head of partnerships at gal-dem, on launching a membership programme during covid-19

When the pandemic hit, gal-dem lost £60k in ad revenue in just a couple of weeks. So it asked the community to support its independent journalism - and 700 new members signed up in just one day

Posted by Jacob Granger on 04/09/20

How do you interview celebs during the coronavirus pandemic?

Two celebrity journalists share their stories about quizzing the rich and famous on Zoom calls, including chatting with explorer Steve Backshall about the strangest places he has defecated

Posted by Marcela Kunova on 03/09/20

Eight ways to nail climate emergency reporting

Environmental topics are complicated beats to cover. Here is how to keep readers engaged and your coverage accurate

Posted by Jacob Granger on 02/09/20

The value of diversity in the newsroom

Filling news desks with the right mixture of reporters can deepen coverage, avoid costly mistakes and show your teams that you are ready to break the status quo

Posted by Jacob Granger on 01/09/20

HuffPost UK launches video series Black Voices to create empowering conversations about society

"To tell the British story you need to involve different types of people, all different types and not doing so does a disservice to your audience"

Posted by Jacob Granger on 27/08/20

Podcast articleHannah Storm, CEO of Ethical Journalism Network, on mental health in the newsroom during covid-19

Isolated, anxious and unable to share: the pandemic has brought about a concerning combination of stressors that journalists must deal with. But it is also an opportunity to rethink and reshape the industry

Posted by Jacob Granger on 27/08/20

"TikTok does not have the same environment for media partners as Snapchat"

Despite the rising popularity of the Chinese social video app, The Telegraph continues to invest in its Snapchat strategy to drive the 13-24s to its journalism

Posted by Isabelle Osborne on 26/08/20

Five iOS apps for adding text and graphics to your social videos

Check out these mobile apps for iOS to make your Twitter and Facebook videos more engaging, even with the sound off

Posted by Mădălina Ciobanu on 25/08/20

Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist launches a stress management tool for newsrooms

Since the beginning of the pandemic, most journalists feel overwhelmed but just keep going. If that sounds like you, you may want to make a change before you burn out

Posted by Marcela Kunova and John Crowley on 24/08/20

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