New freelance journalism guide covers digital security, professional development

byIJNet
Sep 20, 2013 in Miscellaneous

A new resource for freelancers, grants that support journalism in the digital age and the announcement of the 2013 Online Journalism Awards finalists are found in this week's Digital Media Mash Up, produced by the Center for International Media Assistance (CIMA).

Here are IJNet's picks from this week's stories:

Resources for freelancers

Freelancers often operate with limited resources and support. A new resource provides a path to information on safety, security and professional development. (Rory Peck Trust).

Moving journalism into the digital age

Over the past two years, the Google-funded IPI News Innovation Contest has awarded $2.7 million in grants to media projects throughout Europe, Africa and the Middle East. (Google)

2013 Online Journalism Awards finalists announced

Finalists for the 2013 Online Journalism Awards, many pushing the envelope of innovation and excellence in digital storytelling and distribution, were announced today by the Online News Association and its academic partner, the School of Communication at the University of Miami. (Online News Association)

CIMA offers the Mash Up free via email. Sign up here.

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