If we want to create something that users will pay for or advertisers will sponsor, we must create something with additive value that emphasizes three areas of quality: Technical, editorial and audio.
So far, I’ve learned a whole lot of things that don’t work well and only a few things that do. I’ll compare this post later to what I learn at ONA16, where I plan to attend several sessions on these topics.
This year, I am excited to be able to brag about winning awards with my current team in Boston and my former team in Denver!
I finally got around to spending the time necessary to compile many of the key moments of our coverage from the trial.
Just as our society hasn’t figured out how to stop mass murders from happening, journalists as a group have not figured out how to report on them with a consistent ethical code.
As I look forward to traveling to the ONA15 conference in LA next week, I’m also looking back at the lessons I took home from the last two conferences.
While I may not have known Alison Parker or Adam Ward, I know that our extended news family feels their loss deeply and shows it (however subtly) with the colors that once signified that a broadcast had ended and also represents that the signal is ready to resume again tomorrow.