Digital Journalism

Digital Journalism


How to make 10 types of video with your smartphone

The secrets behind successful digital-native media

ICFJ Knight Fellow Mariano Blejman led a Google Hangout sponsored by the Dow Jones Foundation on best practices for digital media.

Maite Fernandez | July 02, 2015

Hacks/Hackers São Paulo hosts bootcamp on digital media innovation [Brazil]

Journalists, programmers and developers will work together to create a business plan for digital media. The best projects have a chance to receive sponsorship and mentoring from Media Factory.

ProPublica's Amanda Zamora: For best engagement results, create communities

ProPublica's Senior Engagement Editor Amanda Zamora shares her organization's social media successes and which news outlets' social strategies she's watching.

Angelique Lu | July 01, 2015

Knight Prototype Fund seeks projects [US]

Media makers, technologists and tinkerers can apply for a US$35,000 grant to take ideas from concept to demo.

WAN-IFRA hosts webinar on newsroom trends [Worldwide]

The hourlong program will cover key developments affecting global newsrooms, particularly the rise of chat apps, as featured in the World Editors Forum’s annual Trends in Newsrooms 2015 Report.

Tips on formatting video for the audience and platform

How to customize videos, the state of Egypt's journalists union, goodbye to Circa and more in this week's Digital Media Mash Up, produced by CIMA.

IJNet | June 26, 2015

ICFJ Knight roundup: Code for Africa plans its future

The trajectory of Code for Africa, a weeklong hackathon in Moldova, upcoming events across Latin America and more from the Knight Fellows in this week’s roundup.

Jefferson Mok | June 26, 2015

Knight Center offers online course on data visualization [Worldwide]

Journalists and journalism students interested in infographics can register for a six-week online course.

Lessons newspapers can take from the tech world: give your weird ideas a chance

ICFJ Knight Fellow Chris Guess writes about a key obstacle holding back innovation in journalism and how the industry's mentality has to change.

Christopher Guess | June 22, 2015