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A litmus test for digital newsrooms

Kevin Anderson:

Are we still struggling to get journalists to add links to their stories, to do the most basic elements of digital production, in 2013? Really? What would happen if a journalist consistently turned in half-finished copy for tomorrow’s newspaper?

Yes, we are still struggling. And you can’t even to begin to consider your newsroom culture digital-first until this sort of half-hearted approach is eliminated.

I keep hearing feedback that certain publishers think they’re 80% or more through their digital transition. I’m rather afraid that they’re deluding themselves…

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Adam Tinworth   Adam Tinworth

Adam has been a blogger for over 20 years, and a journalist for more than 25. He currently works as a consultant and trainer, helping people do better, more engaged online journalism.


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