Languages

journalism tips

journalism tips

How mobile journalists can pick the right mic for their phone

With the right mic, even those without a strong background in audio journalism can record high-quality sound clips with their phone. However, finding the right mic to work with the right phone can be a struggle.

Ravi Bajpai | August 07, 2017

Tips and resources for covering terrorism

Reporting on terrorism and terrorist attacks poses a number of acute challenges to journalists. Here are free resources that can help.

Sherry Ricchiardi | February 14, 2017

How to build a successful career as a freelance journalist

Before pursuing a freelance journalism career, keep these tips from real-life freelancers in mind.

Farah Mohammed | August 25, 2016

6 tips for learning how to shoot 360° videos

Experimenting with 360-degree video means confronting lots of questions, from finding the most affordable gear to figuring out how to hold the camera. Here are a few practical tips for getting started.  

Deniz Ergürel | June 16, 2016

Successful journalists need to 'be adaptable,' says Politico’s Kara Kearns

Kara Kearns, director of operations at POLITICO, gave novice journalists tips for success at a recent George Washington University journalism conference.

Sam Berkhead | October 21, 2015