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Writing and Editing

Ethical Journalism Network releases new guidelines for migration coverage

A new five-point guide from the Ethical Journalism Network aims to facilitate fair, accurate coverage of global migration.

Sam Berkhead | October 20, 2016

7 reasons why editors reject story pitches

How to improve your freelance pitches in this week's TechCorner, produced by HackPack.press.

Farahnaz Mohammed | September 27, 2016

Philadelphia Inquirer's Diane Mastrull talks the business of business journalism

Diane Mastrull, a business reporter at The Philadelphia Inquirer, discusses some of her best tips and lessons learned from a career of covering business.

Sahar Majid | September 13, 2016

Overlooked outlets where freelancers can pitch their work

Lesser-known news outlets with robust readership that are seeking new freelancer pitches in this week's TechCorner, produced by HackPack.press.

IJNet | September 09, 2016

Beyond breaking news: Humanizing violent events

Journalists covering violent breaking news events often find it difficult to find a human element within the story. Here are some tips to bring a more humanizing element to your reporting.

Sherry Ricchiardi | August 31, 2016

Four tools to help you write faster and easier

Four tools that are reinventing the writing wheel in this week's TechCorner, produced by HackPack.press.

IJNet | August 12, 2016

Five transcription tools and apps every journalist can use

A look at some of the best free tools and apps to make transcribing interviews easier in this week's TechCorner, produced by HackPack.press.

IJNet | July 22, 2016

Advice for interviewing refugees with respect and compassion

As the current refugee crisis continues to make headlines, how can journalists interview refugees without bringing up the horror, shock and fear they've experienced? Here are some tips.

Sherry Ricchiardi | April 25, 2016

IJNet Arabic launches third mentoring center for media startups in the MENA region

Media entrepreneurs in the MENA region can apply for the MENA Campus 2016 program.

Madonna Khafaja | April 22, 2016

Putting a ‘Spotlight’ on follow-up stories

With many newspapers strained under shrinking budgets, providing follow-up coverage to news events is becoming less common — but this kind of coverage is more vital than ever.

Sherry Ricchiardi | March 23, 2016

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