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Tip: Bookmark these tools to save your digital work

Here's how to preserve your published stories in case websites shut down

Posted by Mădălina Ciobanu on 21/11/17

Tip: Take note of this advice for investigating large data leaks

The success of the Paradise Papers highlights the importance of collaborative work and the value of computer technology

Posted by Caroline Scott on 16/11/17

Tip: Use this card game to plan which storytelling elements your project should include

Here's how to plan and conceptualise a story for a specific topic and user

Posted by Mădălina Ciobanu on 15/11/17

Tip: Check out this advice for editing Instagram images within the app

How can journalists ensure their photos stand out on the social network?

Posted by Caroline Scott on 14/11/17

Tip: Here are seven questions to ask before choosing comics journalism as a format for your story

Think about the space you will need to illustrate the topic, and how you will visually portray your sources

Posted by Mădălina Ciobanu on 10/11/17

Tip: Here's how journalists can protect their work online

Check out these tools and advice for keeping digital information safe

Posted by Mădălina Ciobanu on 08/11/17

Tip: Remember this advice for finding and developing sources

Working with sources is 'part skill, part art' – here's how to build meaningful relationships with your interviewees

Posted by Mădălina Ciobanu on 07/11/17

Tip: 10 pointers for producing news packages for TV

Think of why the audience would care about the story, and try to balance visuals with interviews

Posted by Mădălina Ciobanu on 06/11/17

Tip: Bookmark these tools for measuring the impact of stories

Check out these 3 tools for tracking and measuring conversations around particular topics

Posted by Mădălina Ciobanu on 03/11/17

Tip: Ask these 4 questions before launching a membership programme

Thinking of asking your readers for financial contributions?

Posted by Mădălina Ciobanu on 02/11/17

Tip: These 9 newsletters can motivate you to get started with data storytelling

Looking for examples of data journalism projects or data visualisation?

Posted by Mădălina Ciobanu on 01/11/17

Tip: Take note of this advice for staying safe while covering conflict

Four tips for reporting on riots, earthquakes, or other potentially dangerous situations

Posted by Caroline Scott on 30/10/17

Tip: Here's how to create a timeline using KnightLab's TimelineJS

You can visualise data and information in a more interesting way using this open-source tool

Posted by Mădălina Ciobanu on 27/10/17

Tip: Use these free training materials from ProPublica's Data Institute

The non-profit has published videos from the institute's coding classes, teaching HTML and CSS

Posted by Mădălina Ciobanu on 26/10/17

Tip: Take note of these methods to get started as a freelance writer

New to freelancing? Here are six tips for finding work when you're going it alone

Posted by Caroline Scott on 25/10/17

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