Nine podcasts for journalists

Podcasts are back in vogue, thanks to the popularity of the Serial podcast. Here are a list of journalism podcasts that media practitioners can listen to for on-the-go tips and inspiration. 

Natasha Tynes | January 21, 2015

Why the podcast Serial is important for journalism

Transparency is key in the hit podcast Serial — and in journalism.

Joyce Barnathan | December 03, 2014

10 audio storytelling tips to echo the podcasting boom

In this week's Digital Media Mash Up by the Center for International Media Assistance, tips for creating rich, audio storytelling, the recent boom for podcasters and more.

IJNet | November 07, 2014

Hyperaudio platform makes it easier for reporters to match interview transcripts with audio and video

Hyperaudio co-founder Mark Boas presented the platform at the recent Hacks/Hackers Buenos Aires Media Party.

Kristin Deasy | September 16, 2014

NPR debuts an app that tailors the radio to its listener

NPR bridges a gap between radio and digital, media innovations for an evolving audience, the possibility of a truncated New York Times and more are found in this week's Digital Media Mash Up, produced by the Center for International Media Assistance.

IJNet | July 31, 2014

Tips and checklists for producing radio reports

The more planning you put into producing a radio news package, the better the finished piece is likely to be. Here's a detailed list of steps to follow.

David Brewer | July 29, 2014

How NPR's Next Generation Radio, which trains young journalists, has evolved since 2000

The leaders of a training project that lures talented college students, especially students of color, to public radio share their approach to teaching.

Doug Mitchell | July 16, 2014

BBC makes its training resources free to the public in 11 languages

If you're in the market for a free journalism education, hundreds of training materials are now at your disposal.

Margaret Looney | June 30, 2014

Six journalism opportunities to apply for in May

Ready to expand your journalism toolkit, take on a new beat or receive recognition for your work? Check out these promising courses, fellowships and competitions with deadlines in May. Each is open to journalists worldwide.

IJNet | April 23, 2014

Opening community radio with low-cost tech

In Latin America, as in much of the world, radio remains a primary medium for news consumption. Hacks/Hackers Chile is proving that new radio technologies need not be confusing or expensive.

Jessica Weiss | March 13, 2014