The Online Journalism Handbook

The Online Journalism Handbook : Skills to survive and thrive in the digital age

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How do we practice journalism in a digital world, in which the old 'rules' no longer apply? This text offers comprehensive, instructive coverage of the techniques and secrets of being a successful online journalist, both from a theoretical and practical point of view. Reflecting the vitality of the web, it will inspire you to acquire new skills and make sense of a transforming industry. ã

Key Features:

How to investigate and break stories online
Learn to broadcast to millions using video and podcast
How to blog like a pro
Learn to manage and stimulate user-generated content
Include and use social media in your toolkit
How to dig out stories using data journalism
Rise to the challenge of citizen journalism
Make your journalism more interactive at every stage of the process
Dedicated chapter for Law and Online Communication

The Online Journalism Handbook is essential reading for all journalism students and professionals and of key interest to media, communication studies and more broadly the social sciences.
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Product details

  • Hardback | 240 pages
  • 191 x 248mm
  • London, United Kingdom
  • English
  • 1138835226
  • 9781138835221

Table of contents

1. Introduction 2. History 3. Technology 4. Writing for the web 5. Data journalism 6. How to blog 7. Podcasts and audio slideshows 8. Video 9. Interactivity 10. User-generated content 11. Law and online communication Glossary Bibliography Index
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About Paul Bradshaw

Paul Bradshaw established and leads the MA in Online Journalism at Birmingham City University and is Visiting Professor at City University. He publishes the Online Journalism Blog, the crowdsourcing site Help Me Investigate, and is recognised worldwide as one of the leading lights in online journalism and social media.ã ã

Liisa Rohumaa is a former news editor of and lectures in online communication at Bournemouth University's Media School.
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