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How a journalist laid-off in Spain revived his career with data visualization

Getting laid off is not always a bad thing for a journalist. In the case of a business journalist from Salamanca, it created an opportunity for him to develop a new service - Porcentual. 

James Breiner | October 23, 2015

Need diverse voices? Look no further than your social media feeds

How news organizations can find diverse voices on social media, lessons from Mashable's Social Good Summit and more in this week's Digital Media Mash Up, produced by CIMA.

IJNet | October 23, 2015

Q&A with Nic Dawes: Helping India’s Hindustan Times bridge the print-to-digital gap

IJNet talked to Nic Dawes, chief editorial and content officer at the Hindustan Times, to find out more about the changes occurring in the newsroom and the importance of adapting to digital. 

Sophie Westover | October 22, 2015

Eight journalism opportunities to apply for in November

Check out these promising courses, fellowships and competitions with deadlines in November. Each is open to journalists worldwide.

IJNet | October 22, 2015

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

Why some promising freelance platforms fail

Freelancers and publishers question what's at the root of sites like Contributoria shuttering doors. 

Julie Schwietert Collazo | October 19, 2015

How to build your own ethics code with ONA's new crowdsourced tool

Every newsroom needs an ethics code, from legacy news organizations to startup media outlets. The Online News Association's Build Your Own Ethics Code tool helps newsrooms determine ethical policies.

Sam Berkhead | October 16, 2015

How Reuters handles user-generated content

How to approach eyewitness media on social platforms, the difficulties of reporting science journalism and more in this week's Digital Media Mash Up, produced by CIMA.

IJNet | October 16, 2015

How to make your podcast content stand out

Finding a target audience, choosing the right topics and perfecting your interviewing techniques are all essential to creating a podcast people want to listen to.

Margaret Looney | October 15, 2015

Google develops AMP for short attention span of mobile users

Google unveils the "Accelerated Mobile Pages Project," Facebook tests emoji for users in Ireland and Spain, and more in this week's Digital Media Mash Up from CIMA.

IJNet | October 09, 2015

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