archives

Apr
10
Beyond news: understanding the role of archives in journalism businesses

Beyond news: understanding the role of archives in journalism businesses

Most news publishers are terrible at maintaining their archives. But their are solid business and journalistic reasons for doing so.
4 min read
Oct
03
Tom Petty, from News UK's archives

Tom Petty, from News UK's archives

This is lovely: R.I.P Tom Petty, scanning negs from archive today from a London visit in the 1990's…
1 min read
Nov
18

Digital journalism's history replaced by a spam blog. The irony.

Finishing the day’s blogging on a sad note: So it appeared that Lim (or someone working for him) had
1 min read
Feb
14

The FT fills Tumblr with 125 years of hot air

An e-mail arrived from the FT yesterday, telling me all about their 125th anniversary, and with some lovely photos to
1 min read
Sep
21

Cool Content: Sarah Ellis is digitising Shakespeare

How do we interpret Shakespeare in the 21st century? That was the question that the RSC digital content team set
2 min read
Apr
20
The UK's cultural heritage as digital public space

The UK's cultural heritage as digital public space

Liveblogged notes from sessions at the Open Data Cities Conference
4 min read
Mar
12
There's gold in them there content archives

There's gold in them there content archives

Don't let a focus on news blind you to value in your archive.
1 min read
Jul
29

A Few Slightly Geeky Journo Links

Time for some links: One of the most consistent themes I hear when talking to journalists around the country is
1 min read
Mar
03

From the 90s

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