Business of Journalism

Business of Journalism

Seven mobile statistics that should spur digital publishers to action

The year of mobile has finally arrived. Here are some numbers that should prompt digital media publishers to look at their mobile strategies and take action.

James Breiner | February 24, 2014

How news outlets can boost their membership base

To raise money for operations, a growing number of news organizations ask people in the audience to become paying members. Here is how one successful nonprofit news outlet increased its membership.

Jake Batsell | February 04, 2014

Balance of power shifts from major news outlets toward individual journalists

Ezra Klein's departure from the Washington Post for Vox Media is just the latest in a string of changes that illustrate the rise of the journalist as a brand.

James Breiner | January 29, 2014

Startup culture should lead change in Latin American journalism

A stronger focus on measurement, augmenting reality, embracing the entrepreneurial spirit and other predictions for journalism across the region in 2014.

Mariano Blejman | December 30, 2013

A coaching method for solving problems in the newsroom

Advice for media managers

James Breiner | December 23, 2013

10 ways social media can fuel your crowdfunding campaign

Want to raise money for a journalism project or news website? Here's how to use social media to your advantage.

Julie Keck | December 19, 2013

Sponsored content presents opportunities, ethical concerns for newsrooms

With traditional advertising models falling flat, the news industry has to come up with new ways to make money. Is sponsored content the answer to sustainability?

Margaret Looney | May 22, 2013

Ten tips for starting a strong journalism association

Knight International Journalism Fellow Christopher Conte shares his tips for creating journalism associations that inform, instruct and inspire.

Christopher Conte | March 02, 2012

Five tips on blogging for journalism job hunters

A recent webchat with experts from The Guardian offered some great tips on how journalists can blog to find work. Here are IJNet's main takeaways.

Nicole Martinelli | September 26, 2011

The Economist hosts online debates on the future of news

Tom Standage, digital editor at The Economist, will be answering questions on Twitter about the future of news on Tuesday, July 12. It's the first in a series of virtual debates.

IJNet | July 08, 2011