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Measuring Impact

Denmark’s Kristeligt Dagblad newspaper promotes editorial accountability with readers’ help

Journalism is known for its ability to hold the powerful accountable — but who holds journalists accountable? At one Danish newspaper, readers evaluate the newspaper, building transparency and trust.

Ingrid Cobben | February 15, 2016

How ProPublica produces investigative journalism that's both high quality and sustainable

At a recent University of Navarra event, ProPublica's Paul Steiger outlined the company's secrets to success — and discussed how smaller newsrooms can replicate them.

James Breiner | February 09, 2016

The secret to igniting digital innovation in the newsroom

How can newsrooms become more innovative in the digital landscape? According to ICFJ Knight Fellow Shaheryar Popalzai, building teams and cultivating skills are essential.

Shaheryar Popalzai | February 04, 2016

AJ+, Fusion and Timeline offer advice for engaging millennial audiences

The millennial audience consumes news in many unique ways. Here's how startups like AJ+, Fusion and Timeline are leading the way in producing content that keeps this audience engaged.

Jenny Manrique | January 06, 2016

How Associated Media Publishing is going against the grain and embracing print

Across the journalism industry, the 'death of print' has become a commonly accepted fact — but South Africa's Associated Media Publishing is proving this trend wrong.

Leigh Andrews, Bizcommunity | December 31, 2015

Pushing the open government movement forward across Africa

How do you determine how "open" a government is? ICFJ Knight Fellow Stephen Abbott Pugh explains how OpenGov Fellows push the "open" movement forward. 

Stephen Abbott Pugh | December 29, 2015

A look back at this year's biggest advances in analytics

Throughout 2015, the ways in which we publish and share content changed dramatically — as did the ways in which we measure our content's success.

Alexandra Kanik | December 23, 2015

How Press Start aims to support media freedom on a crowdfunded budget

Using crowdfunded contributions from readers, Press Start will allow journalists in countries with limited press freedom to be more independent.

Sam Berkhead | December 18, 2015

No 'God metric': How key media organizations think about impact

There is no simple online metric to gauge success, but a change in approach may be needed before a change in metrics, says ICFJ Knight Fellow Stephen Abbott Pugh.

Stephen Abbott Pugh | December 03, 2015
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How to use social media to grow your audience

Journalist Jayadevan PK. recaps the topics discussed at the first meeting of the Bengaluru, India chapter of Hacks/Hackers, the organization that aims to bring together journalism and technology.

Jayadevan PK | December 01, 2015

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