Atom feed of these results
Data: Get to grips with local authorities' and the UK government's spending data for stories on your patch with the Guardian's Coins Data explorer. Tipster: Laura Oliver. To submit a tip to Journalism.co.uk, use this link - we will pay a fiver for the...
Like data and nifty online tools? Check out these gifts from flowingdata.com. Some very handy links in the list at this link... Tipster: Judith Townend. To submit a tip to Journalism.co.uk, use this link - we will pay a fiver for the best ones published.
Data journalism: How can journalists get started with scraping data from web pages? Dan Nguyen offers a basic introduction for non-programmer journalists in this post. Tipster: Laura Oliver. To submit a tip to Journalism.co.uk, use this link - we will...
Looking for some inspiration for leads? David Higgerson has a list of 20 Freedom of Information request ideas on his blog. Tipster: Rachel McAthy. To submit a tip to Journalism.co.uk, use this link - we will pay a fiver for the best ones published.
The Reynolds Center for Business Journalism site features this list of links to a series of free data tools which may be useful for journalists looking to analyse and display data in their work, compiled by Steve Doig. Tipster: Rachel McAthy.
Paul Bradshaw looks at how to use APIs to help combine two sets of data on his Online Journalism Blog, illustrating how this can be done using Excel, Google Refine and the Google Maps API. Tipster: Rachel McAthy.
A selection of tools for converting data sets useful for data journalists
A list of tools from NewsWhip for digital journalists
Paul Bradshaw, journalism academic
A link to the article written by Owni.fr's Nicolas Kayser-Bril in the Data Journalism Handbook on key questions journalists should be asking of the data they work with