Can newsrooms be ethical and competitive with UGC?

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An expert panel discussed the issues at the International Journalism Festival in Perugia

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It takes commitment: Lessons from Piano Media's paywalls

Piano chief executive Kelly Leach outlines key factors that determine the success of a paywall

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Elite Daily outlines plans for expansion as the site 'matures'

Is Elite Daily growing up? Managing editor Greg Dybec says the site is planning breaking news and more original reporting sections as staff numbers grow

Twitter working with local media for #GE2015

Twitter's head of news and government partnerships Joanna Geary explains what Twitter users are looking for during the UK election campaign and how local outlets could offer these answers

Posted by Catalina Albeanu on 20/04/15

Why Forbes is building a 'velvet-roped' social network

After acquiring photo sharing app Camerama, Forbes is building its own network of apps with the technology

Posted by Catalina Albeanu on 20/04/15

4 trends to remember in mobile-first journalism

MoJo expert Robb Montgomery detailed his predictions for where the field is headed, speaking at the International Journalism Festival in Perugia

Posted by Alastair Reid on 17/04/15

Beyond websites: How AJ+ is innovating in digital storytelling

Six months since launch, the 'startup within the Al Jazeera network' is experimenting with different angles, platforms and stories to engage their audience

Posted by Alastair Reid on 17/04/15

15 tools for content curation and making yourself an expert

Being an authority on a particular topic is part of a journalist's job, and curation expert Robin Good shared his favourite tools for the job at the International Journalism Festival in Perugia

Posted by Alastair Reid on 17/04/15

New Verification Handbook for investigations

Craig Silverman explains why the new companion to the Verification Handbook from the European Journalism Centre focuses on user-generated content in investigative reporting

Posted by Abigail Edge on 16/04/15

How DW brings the audience into its storytelling process

'You cannot offer something today which is strictly one-way communication,' said the German broadcaster's Fabian von der Mark at the International Journalism Festival in Perugia today

Posted by Alastair Reid on 16/04/15

Wall Street Journal to launch first site redesign in 7 years

The outlet has also announced the release of an Apple Watch app and plans for a new integrated newsroom as it seeks to power up its digital strategy

Posted by Abigail Edge on 16/04/15

How 'unicorns in the newsroom' change the storytelling process

Leading figures from the Guardian and Wall Street Journal detailed the thinking behind their digital projects at the International Journalism Festival in Perugia

Posted by Alastair Reid on 16/04/15

Stories with significant social referrals have longer 'lifespan'

The latest Parse.ly authority report reveals how traffic from social networks can impact on an article's shelf life

Posted by Abigail Edge on 15/04/15

7 data viz tools for covering the UK general election

A selection of (mostly free) data visualisation tools and apps for journalists covering the upcoming UK general election

Posted by Abigail Edge and Catalina Albeanu on 14/04/15

App for journalists: Snapseed, for smart photo editing

News features and extra filters make Google's image editing app a must-have for mobile journalists

Posted by Abigail Edge on 14/04/15

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