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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

Tip: Remember this advice for getting started as a sports journalist

Network, find your niche and more tips for breaking into sports writing

Posted by Mădălina Ciobanu on 24/10/17

Tip: Check out this toolkit for shooting 360-degree video on mobile

Some of this equipment might come in handy if you're looking to experiment with 360-degree video in the field

Posted by Mădălina Ciobanu on 23/10/17

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