PressPad: diversifying media during a pandemic
PressPad's mission to diversify journalism by providing access for young journalists to work opportunities has been knocked back by the pandemic. Here's what they're doing to recover — and how you can help.
Diverse journalism is better journalism: so please back PressPad
It's getting harder to get into journalism. That's not just down to the popularity of the profession, but the decline in routes in for those who aren't wealthy. PressPad is trying to fix that.
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.
New business models for journalism
Journalism needs a new business model. Hell, it need many new models. Here's a bunch of them from news:rewired
Typed, a crowdfunded blog platform, closes down today
Realmac software's blogging platform closes today, a couple of years after a successful crowdfunder.
Crowdfunded blog platform Typed announces its forthcoming demise
Typed, the crowdfunded blog platform I wrote about way back when, is dying: For the last 8+ months, Typed.com
Follow-up on the Brighton tech company quitting the UK
A little follow-up on the idea that a Brighton-based tech company is quitting the UK, because of the current government’
Four hours to back Ghost...
Just a quick reminder: the Kickstarter to launch Ghost, a new blogging platform (see posts passim), closes in a little
I’m a big fan of the new emerging funding models that the web is bringing. Yeah, there’s Kickstarter,
Hacks/Hackers Brighton - making Matter and exposing eavesdropping
Bobbie Johnson – making Matter matter About a year ago – he got pissed off. He came from The Guardian which has