Tip of the day

Tip: Juggling freelance work with your 9-5

Find the right balance between a full-time job and freelancing on the side

Posted by Charlotte Burholt on 14/04/21

Tip: Avoid common errors in data visualisation

Make sure you are presenting numbers and statistics correctly to your audience

Posted by Charlotte Burholt on 13/04/21

Tip: Get tailor-made career advice

Land your dream job by speaking to someone who already has it

Posted by Charlotte Burholt on 12/04/21

Tip: End gender stereotyping in news reporting

IJNet advises on how to make the media a more inclusive space for all

Posted by Carlo Simone on 09/04/21

Tip: How to report on migration during the pandemic

Accurate media coverage of migration is as important as it is challenging. This guide from IJNet shows you how to find story ideas and reliable data

Posted by Carlo Simone on 08/04/21

Tip: Reach more people with your investigative stories

GIJN has assembled 12 strategies to keep your investigation in the spotlight beyond the 24-hour news cycle

Posted by Carlo Simone on 07/04/21

Tip: A guide to responsible reporting on vaccines

It is not the journalist's responsibility to make sure that people get vaccinated. But we must provide audiences with accurate information they can trust

Posted by Marcela Kunova on 01/04/21

Tip: Three ways to secure diverse sources

Diversifying our stories also means amplifying marginalised voices. Here is how to best approach people and communities of colour

Posted by Emily Cole on 26/03/21

Tip: Bring data to life using sound

Get creative with statistic-heavy stories using data sonification

Posted by Emily Cole on 25/03/21

Tip: Ethical reporting on sex work

Make sure you are not reinforcing existing stigmas when covering people who sell sexual services

Posted by Emily Cole on 24/03/21

Tip: How to spot bogus science news

Some scientific stories seem just too good, wacky or convenient to be true

Posted by Emily Cole on 23/03/21

Tip: Best practices for investigating right-wing extremism

Four veteran journalists advise on tracking the activities of hate groups

Posted by Emily Cole on 22/03/21

Tip: Use audio effectively for multimedia stories

Follow these simple tips to take your sound design up a notch

Posted by Florence Freeman on 18/03/21

Tip: An editor's guide to supporting staff's mental health

Burnout, stress and anxiety are all factors at play when reporters are isolated and the news cycle is grim. Here is how to protect your journalists

Posted by Jacob Granger on 16/03/21

Tip: How to break into data journalism

You do not need a journalism degree to become a great data reporter

Posted by Ella Cotton on 12/03/21

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