Credit: Photo by Aron Visuals on Unsplash

Journalists have a myriad of tasks to do everyday: emailing, interviewing, writing and hunting for the next story.

It is no wonder that staying on top of their to-do list can be a nightmare. Fortunately, there are many tools out there for journalists to organise their busy lives and improve their productivity.

Head of growth of Distill, Tarun Jain, compiled some personal favourites from journalists around the industry in this article.

Joseph Lichterman, manager, editorial and digital strategy, Lenfest Institute for Journalism said Nuzzel can be a great way to cut through the noise of Twitter.

"[It] collects all the links the folks I’m following on Twitter are sharing. This way I can follow the major news and analysis without constantly consuming my feed," he said.

Free daily newsletter

If you like our news and feature articles, you can sign up to receive our free daily (Mon-Fri) email newsletter (mobile friendly).