Within the space of a week, two newspapers I regularly read to keep across stories in the South and South East are closing down. But what can be done to stop the decline of regional newspapers?
Journalists are essentially people who like telling an interesting story to as many people as possible. Developers are constantly looking for content makers to populate their sites and increase traffic. As the media becomes more aware of the possibilities of the web they are increasingly collaborating with developers to tell stories.
A couple of months ago I was asked to provide my colleagues at ITV’s Millbank Office with some training on how to use Twitter, Google+ and other forms of social media. These are my updated notes on how to explain Twitter.
Interview with First Minister Carwyn Jones about the Labour Leadership Contest and Devolution in Wales
A review of the three bids of the INFC funding for a news pilot in Wales. Interviews with Taliesin, Tinopolis and NWN Media.
My review of the Taliesen bid for regional pilot news in Wales, following a focus group with Taliesen and Cardiff Journalism Diploma students.