Community Engagement

Community Engagement


Lifestyle publisher Thrillist offers two key elements to growing your media brand

Editor-in-Chief Adam Rich explained how the outlet relied heavily on email outreach and data to grow from a single site in California to having sites across more than 40 U.S. cities. 

Dena Levitz | August 31, 2015

Hyundai Startup Competition open [Lebanon]

Media entrepreneurs can apply to participate in training workshops, pitch their startup and win US$30,000.

El Cambur fills news gap in Venezuela by focusing on the political center

Digital media platform El Cambur offers objective news reporting to the 40 percent of Venezuelans who do not hold strong pro- or anti-government views.

Jefferson Mok | August 26, 2015

Civic tech: A global movement with local impacts

Code for Africa provides an alternative model in the "Code for" movement by working directly with media organizations instead of governments to improve people's lives. 

Alyssa Mesich | August 25, 2015

Staying informed: IJNet introduces a journalism safety toolkit

Journalists can dive into IJNet's journalism safety toolkit to find resource articles and tips sheets on how to protect themselves in dangerous environments.

IJNet | August 24, 2015

Blog seeks correspondents [Brazil]

Bloggers and students who live in the greater São Paulo region can contribute to a blog.

Poynter instructor offers 12 basic tips for interviewing

Basic interviewing and note-taking techniques, ways to improve environmental reporting and more in this week's Digital Media Mash Up, produced by the Center for International Media Assistance.

IJNet | August 21, 2015

Five ways for nonprofit news outlets to measure success without analytics

If you're trying to move past the clicks, here are five indicators of success that are more useful for nonprofit publications. 

Alex Stonehill | August 13, 2015

Grassroots sources for journalists to start covering the 2016 Olympic Games now

Journalists around the world don’t have to wait until next year to start covering the 2016 Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro. Follow these sources for the latest info on issues surrounding the global event.

Kiratiana Freelon | August 07, 2015

AJ+ seeks engagement producer [Qatar]

Journalists with three to five years of experience in online journalism can apply for a position in Doha.