BBC

Dec
15
Social & Digital Coffee Break: let's amplify the experts

Social & Digital Coffee Break: let's amplify the experts

When two trade publications hit the headlines, and some worrying insight into the experience of female journalists online.
4 min read
Sep
22
Get some audio in your engagement strategy

Get some audio in your engagement strategy

Why audio is critical to your audience engagement thinking, why hashtags are back on Facebook, and more to spark your imagination this week…
7 min read
Feb
19
Engaged Reading Digest: who won the attention election?

Engaged Reading Digest: who won the attention election?

A quick round-up of useful digital publishing reading from around the web, including the Beeb on the Dark Web, and journalism LIVE.
3 min read
Feb
05
General Election 2019: the news media failed profoundly — but not in the way you think

General Election 2019: the news media failed profoundly — but not in the way you think

Reuters Institute research shows that most of what we believe about the general public and politics news is wrong — and that we are profoundly failing to engage them.
6 min read
Mar
07
Solutions journalism: who is using it - and why

Solutions journalism: who is using it - and why

Can upbeat news which delivers solutions to our problem supplant "if it bleeds, it leads"? Maybe - it's certainly proved lucrative for some publishers.
6 min read
Mar
06
Local Journalism: breaking out of the London bubble

Local Journalism: breaking out of the London bubble

Local journalism is in trouble in the UK - there's no disputing that. What can the big national sites do to help?
3 min read
Aug
21
Press - a new BBC drama set in a newsroom - gets a trailer

Press - a new BBC drama set in a newsroom - gets a trailer

Oh, no. The BBC is making a drama about national newspaper journalism…
1 min read
Jul
10

Nice example of news video shot on a phone

Here’s a nice example of a reporting video shot using a phone from Auntie Beeb. Note how he uses
Mar
05

Now we are eleven...

This blog is eleven years old today. But really, who cares on a day when: Mail Online took over Metro
1 min read
Jan
15

Slow journalism in a real time age

James Harding on journalism today: But these new formats are creating exciting competitors to the well-known 2 minute 15 item
2 min read