Digital Journalism

Digital Journalism

Interactive map of European media landscape available

The "Media Landscapes" series covers 38 European countries and six European neighboring states. It reflects ongoing changes in both traditional and new media.

Dana Liebelson | January 20, 2011

How to publish credible information online while news is breaking

Does your news organization have updated guidelines, standards or policies for making decisions during breaking news?

Vicki Krueger, Poynter | January 14, 2011

New Media and Humanitarian Relief: Lessons from Haiti

A new report takes a critical look at the role of communications in the aftermath of the earthquake in Haiti and recommends ways to improve the effectiveness of utilizing media in future disaster relief efforts.

Jessica Weiss | January 12, 2011

It's my 100th post!

It's hard to believe, but I've been writing this column for two years. To celebrate, I've decided to let you in on a few of my trade secrets. This week's column is a how-to guide explaining how and where I get my information. If you're interested in journalism and technology, follow some or all of these steps.

Amy Webb | January 03, 2011

Liveblogging platform to offer marketplace for freelancers

Freelance journalists will soon be able to earn money for covering events in real time. ScribbleLive's new online platform, which will be launched in 2011, aims to open a new market for journalists by syndicating live coverage to media organizations.

Dana Liebelson | December 30, 2010

Checkup time: Is your website user-friendly?

So you've just launched (or relaunched) a new website or blog. Your friends and family say it looks great and congratulate you on all of your hard work. There's only one problem: outside of your immediate circle, no one is visiting your site.

What gives? You could have a usability problem on your hands.

Amy Webb | December 20, 2010

WAN-IFRA to launch new "newsroom of the future"

Last week, the World Association of Newspapers and News Publishers unveiled plans for a new center dedicated to creative innovation, training and research for the "newsroom of the future."

Jessica Weiss | December 14, 2010

Join our Twitter chat with Amy Webb December 15

Do you have questions about the digital future of journalism? Then don't miss IJNet's Twitter chat with digital media expert Amy Webb (@webbmedia) December 15, at 9:00 AM EST.

IJNet | December 13, 2010

One more reason to start using Twitter: IJNet Twitter chats

To celebrate the launch of our newly redesigned website, IJNet will host two Twitter chats. Tomorrow, on December 9, IJNet staff will answer your questions about the site in real time. On December 15, IJNet digital media consultant Amy Webb will join us for another chat.

Dana Liebelson | December 07, 2010

Innovative SMS-driven news project takes place in Afghanistan

In Afghanistan, a documentary media company and an independent news agency have teamed up to integrate mobile phones and SMS into news reports.

Melissa Ulbricht, 2009 Knight News Challenge Winner | November 30, 2010