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Insight about Twitter, the social media mainstay once described as "microblogging", and now better known as "that hell site".
Mar
29
Morning Conference: asking the right questions

Morning Conference: asking the right questions

How to ask better questions as a journalist, some changes to Substack — and the changes Twitter needs to make.
2 min read
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
Nov
30
Attack of the clones: all social networks are NOT becoming the same

Attack of the clones: all social networks are NOT becoming the same

Yes, all social networks are developing the same feature set. No, that doesn’t mean they’re all becoming the same. Here’s why.
3 min read
Nov
20
Social & Digital coffee break: 3 stories in 3 sentences

Social & Digital coffee break: 3 stories in 3 sentences

Because your time is precious, and I respect it, dammit.
4 min read
Oct
14
Metamorphosis of the Journalist

Metamorphosis of the Journalist

4 min read
Oct
05
Twitter, death threats and civility: rethinking journalism on social media

Twitter, death threats and civility: rethinking journalism on social media

The platforms undoubtedly need to do more to deal with the toxic environment on social media. But it's worth considering our own role in stoking that febrile atmosphere.
6 min read
Aug
17
Twitter's faceless accelerants

Twitter's faceless accelerants

Social media mobs do what mobs have always done: give the masses the feeling of power.
1 min read
Aug
11
Five Morning Links #3: investigative podcasts, Twitter metrics and newsletter strategy secrets

Five Morning Links #3: investigative podcasts, Twitter metrics and newsletter strategy secrets

3 min read
Jul
02
Time, TikTok, teams and toxic tweets: journalism in 2020

Time, TikTok, teams and toxic tweets: journalism in 2020

4 min read
Jun
25
Journalists on social media: there's no easy answers on how they should behave

Journalists on social media: there's no easy answers on how they should behave

5 min read