culture change

Jan
20
Engaged Reading Digest: newsroom culture, Twitter reality and better newsletters

Engaged Reading Digest: newsroom culture, Twitter reality and better newsletters

If you read the first couple of links, you'll understand why I call this series of posts what I do.
3 min read
Jun
20
Going Online: Be Brave (from 2008)

Going Online: Be Brave (from 2008)

10 years I wrote something about restructuring editorial teams for digital, but lacked the courage to publish it. I should have found the courage.
2 min read
Nov
09
Is Twitter conversation or publication?

Is Twitter conversation or publication?

How Twitter went bad: In other words, on Twitter, people say things that they think of as ephemeral and chatty.
1 min read
Nov
09
Twitter: change the culture, change the platform

Twitter: change the culture, change the platform

Emily Bell on the consequences of replacing Twitter’s stars – “favourites” – with hearts – “likes”: I found myself not bookmarking, as
1 min read
Nov
18

Meaning - Bob Doak: the Gore cult of making money - and having fun

Warning: Liveblogging. Prone to error, inaccuracy and terrible, terrible crimes against grammar. This post will be improved over the next
3 min read
Nov
18

Meaning - Stefania Druga: Saving the world, one play session at a time

Warning: Liveblogging. Prone to error, inaccuracy and terrible, terrible crimes against grammar. This post will be improved over the next
2 min read
Nov
18

Meaning - Mark Stevenson: the future and how to survive it

Warning: Liveblogging. Prone to error, inaccuracy and terrible, terrible crimes against grammar. This post will be improved over the next
3 min read
Oct
27

Obligatory #gamergate post

Seriously abbreviated version of the #gamergate mess: A bunch of predominantly male gamers are using “concerns about the ethics of
2 min read
Jul
29

The Marvel comic that sells more digitally than in print

Here’s something else from outside the mainstream of publishing you might find interesting: Ms Marvel recently went to its
1 min read
Jul
14

Taylor Swift, and the value of your Twitter followers

Big surprise of last week: Taylor Swift had some really interesting thoughts about the intersection of tech and commercial art
1 min read