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Coding is for nerds…or is it? Which programming language to use as a beginner data journalist

Coding is for nerds…or is it? Which programming language to use as a beginner data journalist

Are you a journalist starting out on your data career? Are you tired of using Excel sheets and want to move on to more accurate tools? Then you might want to think about learning a programming language. Caelainn Barr of The Guardian and Karrie Kehoe of the Investigations Unit at RTÉ gave a rundown on...
Sign on the dotted line: Creating social contracts with your audience for stronger journalism and site sustainability

Sign on the dotted line: Creating social contracts with your audience for stronger journalism and site sustainability

More and more media publications are moving towards using subscription models to run their newsrooms as opposed to the traditional advertising model. But what does that mean for the quality of journalism? And what practical steps can journalists learn about this model? Emily Goligoski, Research Director of the Membership Puzzle Project, Maaike Goslinga, International Editor...