PressPad: diversifying media during a pandemic Paid Members Public
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 Paid Members Public
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 Paid Members Public
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 Paid Members Public
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 Paid Members Public
Realmac software's blogging platform closes today, a couple of years after a successful crowdfunder.
Crowdfunded blog platform Typed announces its forthcoming demise Paid Members Public
Typed, the crowdfunded blog platform I wrote about [https://www.onemanandhisblog.com/archives/2015/02/typed-blog-platform-crowdfunding.html] way back when, is dying [https://forums.realmacsoftware.com/t/typed-com-future/13772/2]: > For the last 8+ months, Typed.com has been running at a loss. I’ve tried hard to make Typed.
Follow-up on the Brighton tech company quitting the UK Paid Members Public
A little follow-up on the idea that a Brighton-based tech company [http://www.onemanandhisblog.com/archives/2015/05/why-one-tech-company-is-quitting-the-uk-post-election.html] is quitting the UK, because of the current government’s proposals. An unusual number of people got in contact to suggest that calling ind.ie [https://ind.ie] a tech
Four hours to back Ghost... Paid Members Public
[https://i0.wp.com/www.onemanandhisblog.com/content/images/2013/05/ghosted.jpg] Just a quick reminder: the Kickstarter to launch Ghost [http://www.kickstarter.com/projects/johnonolan/ghost-just-a-blogging-platform], a new blogging platform (see posts passim [http://www.onemanandhisblog.com/cgi-bin/mt/mt-search.cgi?IncludeBlogs=1&tag=ghost&limit=20]