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How changing a business model can help future-proof news organisations

| November 8, 2018 – 1:31 pm | 798 views
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The decline in advertising revenue was one of the major factors leading to the closure of many local newsrooms. Although the media industry is yet to find a sustainable model for financing local journalism in the digital age, a number of new initiatives suggest that adopting a new business model can help solve some of the challenges.

Hackastory’s Albertine Piels on why ‘digital-first is outdated’

| July 11, 2018 – 4:38 pm | 922 views
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Forget digital-first; build an audience-first strategy instead – this was the message from Albertine Piels, director of journalism innovation agency Hackastory at July’s newsrewired conference.
“If we want to make an impact, we shouldn’t talk about print versus …

3 ways to make data visualisations and interactives work on mobile

| February 8, 2017 – 5:07 pm | 1,598 views
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Speaking at news:rewired, The Financial Times’ Martin Stabe and WSJ’s Colleen McEnaney shared some advice for making sure data visualisations work on mobile

Why The Times is betting on an editions-based digital strategy

| July 20, 2016 – 4:53 pm | 2,264 views
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Pat Long, head of news development at The Times and Sunday Times, today outlined the new approach his newspapers were taking to online news by following a digital editions strategy.
Rather than holding onto a traditional approach …

Insider tips for higher quality data journalism

| July 20, 2016 – 3:20 pm | 1,932 views
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Data journalism has been a media buzzword for a while. Despite the fact, a lot of tasks are computerised, it remains a difficult discipline for reporters to master.
At the news:rewired conference, today in London, Helena Bengtsson, …