In rough chronological order, and with a pinch of design inspiration from BuzzFeed. The 25 Most Popular Nieman Lab Stories of 2013 In rough chronological order, and with a pinch of design inspiration BuzzFeed.
If a tweet worked once, send it again — and other lessons from The New York Times’ social media desk
The team that runs the Times’ Twitter accounts looked back on what they learned — what worked, what didn’t — from running @nytimes in 2013. With contributions from Hanna Ingber, Sona Patel, Daniel Victor,
“The demand is there if the experience is new enough and original enough.” In 2014, the future of journalism is Beyoncé. Stay with me for a minute. The pop star announced the arrival of her next, highly
“The Stream might be on the wane but still it dominates. All media on the web and in mobile apps has blog DNA in it and will continue to for a long while.” Sometime in the past few years, the blog died.
“Instagram, Facebook, Vine, Twitter, and Snapchat (srsly) are news mediums — because that’s where the audience is.” News is a growth business. People have never consumed more news, and there have never
“It is the newsrooms that are embracing these differences, as opposed to fighting them, that are growing and innovating as the medium develops.” The emerging field of digital journalism has been subjected
“Reporters are not trained to talk about the holes in their reporting. But in a stream of constant updates, adding notes of caution can have much value.” It’s become standard for journalists to turn to