journalists

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
May
24

Journalists supporting journalists

Journalism is such a strange business. Sometimes it seems parasitic and insensitive. And sometimes it touches you. This is just
Nov
03
You're only a journalist if Twitter and Facebook say so.

You're only a journalist if Twitter and Facebook say so.

The social media platforms decide if we are journalists or not. How… odd.
4 min read
May
05
Don't be a journalism algorithm

Don't be a journalism algorithm

Gizmodo‘s Michael Nunez delved into the lives of Facebook’s contract journalists in a well-shared piece: Over time, the
4 min read
Feb
08
Journalism: not about you

Journalism: not about you

Over the weekend, I headed down to Wiltshire for the kick-off meeting of a new project, and it was a
2 min read
Oct
09

Twitter's head of news out after a year

Twitter’s head of news Vivian Schiller is stepping down: Vivian Schiller, the high-profile NBC and NPR exec whom Twitter
1 min read
Nov
13

Why journos love Twitter and fear Facebook

Twitter drives a tenth of the traffic that Facebook does to news sites. So why are journalists so obsessed with
1 min read
Jul
01

Keep shovelling the content...

A Digiday post on volume of content per full-time staff member has been doing the rounds today: Digiday looked at
1 min read
Jun
11

Social media editors: condition terminal

The social media editor is dead: The fracas has left veterans of the social web feeling both vindicated and a
1 min read
Aug
14

Why do so many publishers hate their journalists?

Roy Greenslade, talking about Trinity Mirror: But nothing I have heard has changed my thinking. Kelly’s going is part