Madalina Ciobanu

January 17, 2018

Tip: Browse this database to get inspired about editorial collaboration

Credit: Image from If your newsroom’s goals for 2018 is to work more closely together with other organisations on stories and projects, the first […]
January 17, 2018

BBC Ideas aims to inform and entertain audiences with short factual videos

Credit: Screenshot from BBC Ideas The BBC has developed an experimental service aimed at people who want to spend their time online in a more […]
January 16, 2018

Bridging the gap: How news organisations can better collaborate between departments

Project management skills can be helpful when translating expectations between people with different backgrounds At the end of 2017, Federica Cherubini, head of knowledge sharing […]
January 15, 2018

Tip: Use this guide to get started as a freelancer abroad

Credit: Image from Giving up a full-time journalism job to become a freelancer can come with many risks, and even more so if it […]
January 15, 2018

App for journalists: FilmoraGo, for editing videos on your smartphone

What is it? A video editor in your pocket, enabling you to smoothly create video packages using the images and clips on your mobile device, […]
January 12, 2018

Tip: Remember this advice for submitting FOI requests

In her first six months working at ProPublica, data reporter Sandhya Kambhampati sent more than 1,018 Freedom of Information (FOI) requests to government bodies, from […]
January 10, 2018

Tip: Here's how to get started with data journalism

If you are looking to get started in data journalism, “don’t start by learning a technique for the sake of it”, advises Paul Bradshaw, who […]
January 9, 2018

Spaceship Media is using 'dialogue journalism' to enable productive conversations between communities at odds

To avoid the danger of filter bubbles and to really try and understand how people who have opposing political beliefs to ours think, our social […]
January 8, 2018

Tip: Bookmark these pitching recommendations for photojournalists

Credit: Image from Pixabay Pitching is something we cover often on the website, as you can see here, here, and here, however depending on […]
January 5, 2018

Tip: Remember this advice for setting up a verification workstation

Credit: Image from Verifying information, photos and videos has become, to some extent, part of most newsroom roles. But with so many verifications tools […]
January 4, 2018

How to use the FT's IKEA-inspired toolkit to develop editorial projects

Coming up with an idea for a new editorial project or initiative, whether it’s launching a new podcast or trying out 360-degree video for the […]
January 3, 2018

Tip: Check out these 15 examples of data visualisation to get inspired

Credit: Image from If one of your New Year’s resolutions is to get started with data journalism, or to practice your data visualisation skills […]
December 22, 2017

Tip: Ask these questions before adopting new tools and workflows in the newsroom

Credit: Image by benjreay on Flickr. Some rights reserved. As journalists, we can often be tempted to try out many of the tools available to […]