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How an environmental news initiative is bringing investigative stories to those most affected

Stories on environmental crises don't always reach the people most affected. An investigative reporting initiative in Indonesia is trying to change that. 

Lauren Hazard Owen, Nieman Lab | December 01, 2017

Understanding social media in China

China is home to some of the world's largest social and messaging networks. As brands and media seek to expand into China, they will need to better understand these networks and those who use them. 

Damian Radcliffe | November 29, 2017

Harvard experiment finds large effects from small news outlets

Even small publishers have a large effect on the national discourse, according to a new paper published in Science on the effects of news. 

Jason Alcorn, MediaShift | November 17, 2017

Fighting fake news: by the time it reaches your social media feed, it’s too late

A Hacks/Hackers event in Washington highlighted different tools and strategies people can use to debunk fake news and misinformation. 

Maite Fernández | November 16, 2017

The Washington Post on Reddit surprises users with its non-promotional, ultra helpful presence

By creating a Reddit profile, The Washington Post is using a new strategy to engage with consumers, with somewhat surprising success. 

Shan Wang, Nieman Lab | November 14, 2017

‘Trust in News’ study shows more trust for print publications than digital

A global study on the attitudes of news consumers finds print journalism is more trusted than online journalism. How does this effect companies trying to monetize new forms of media?

Ian Gibbs, MediaShift | November 10, 2017

Crowdsourcing coverage of hurricane recovery in the Caribbean

A new crowdsourcing media effort in the Caribbean is utilizing citizen journalism to document hurricane recovery efforts. 

Farah Mohammed | November 06, 2017

Your quick guide to using LinkedIn to distribute content

What type of stories go viral on LinkedIn, and how does the algorithm impact the visibility of certain posts? Here's a closer look at the content process on the business professionals’ network.

Liam Corcoran, NewsWhip | November 06, 2017

3 tools for tracking and measuring your newsroom's impact

Tools can help journalists move beyond just website metrics and get a bigger picture about how people engage, react and converse about stories. 

Oren Levine | November 02, 2017

Inside Iran’s digital revolution

With improved technological capacity and booming social media through Instagram and Telegram, Iran is in the midst of a digital revolution.  

Damian Radcliffe | October 02, 2017

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