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Why digital media conferences are a waste of time for everybody involved

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In 2011, I attended my first-ever “new media conference” — and with any luck, it will also be my last.

As a student who knew even less about the industry than I do today, I dutifully sat through panel after panel of thought leaders and thinkfluencers, idea merchants and innovationists, who all fancied themselves prophets of the digital revolution. 960 more words


Bridging the gap between communication scholarship and journalism, one blog at a time

Most people get a degree first, then launch a career. Okay, I did it the other way around, going back to school after working at newspapers for three decades as a writer and editor. 585 more words

Future Of Journalism

The future of newspapers - ABC podcast

I recorded this interview with Glyn Greensmith of the ABC on the future of newspapers.

All you have to do is click and listen.

Journalism In The Digital Age

Is A Golden Age of Journalism Still Possible Today?

Well, if you got in early, according to Fusion Senior Editor Felix Salmon in America with Jorge Ramos.

“There’s amazing journalism going on everywhere,” Salmon told Ramos. 226 more words

Journalism Trends

Improving an audio slideshow: What to look for

Audio slideshows need to utilize sound and still images to create a story with a clear beginning, middle and end.

This audio slideshow makes great use of natural and ambient sound, but I don’t see or hear a story. 96 more words

Multimedia Journalism

What makes an effective audio slideshow?

An audio slideshow is a combination of audio and still images that tell a story together. View the video below for an example of an audio slideshow that does a great job of telling a narrative story and utilizing natural sound. 100 more words

Multimedia Journalism

El Español expect its value reaches 100 million over five years

 Albert Jiménez (@albertjimenez14) – El Español start running after the summer and already has more than 2 million euros, crowfunding world record in a digital medium… 145 more words