I like the new online look of the Los Angeles Times. It reminds me of….. the old offline look. And that’s the point: Newspapers may need to stick with what will increasingly seem like a retro aesthetic if they’re going to remind/convince people that they carry more reportorial authority than, say, the blog item I’m now writing in my pajamas with no actual knowledge of the subject under discussion.
12:20 PM - August 13, 2009
On the Merits of Coke Classic
Stop trolling your readers - We know you’re only doing it for clicks
Should all journalists be on Twitter? - Reasons to take up or forgo the 140-character platform
Email blasts from CJR writers and editors
“These sites claim to be satirical but lack even incompetent attempts at anything resembling humor”
Greg Marx discusses democracy and news with Tom Rosenstiel of the American Press Institute
Who Owns What
A report from the Columbia University Graduate School of Journalism
Questions and exercises for journalism students.