Tag: podcasting

by Nicholas Quah

This post was originally published on the Hot Pod newsletter. It is republished here with permission. On Tuesday, a group of North American public radio stations published a set of guidelines on the best way for podcast companies to measure listenership. The document, which was released as a public Google Doc, gets pretty technical in […] more »

by Sonia Paul

At the end of last year, the Tow Center for Digital Journalism released its “Guide to Podcasting,” a report researched and prepared by Tow Center fellow Vanessa Quirk. The guide delves into the history of the medium and its current state, outlines different revenue streams and case studies, and discusses various issues and operational philosophies that producers […] more »

by Courtney Lowery Cowgill

Must Reads is MediaShift’s daily curation of the big stories about media and technology from across the web. Sign up here to get these delivered right to your inbox. 1. Why Doesn’t Silicon Valley Hire Black Coders? (Vauhini Vara / Bloomberg Businessweek) 2. Newsonomics: The Hard Realities of Philly’s Hail Mary Nonprofit Reorganization (Ken Doctor […] more »

by Sonia Paul

Each week, MediaShift will list upcoming online trainings and courses for journalists and media people — with a focus on digital training. We’ll include our new DigitalEd courses, as well as those from Mediabistro, NewsU, KDMC, and others. If we’re missing anything, please let us know at mark [at] mediashift [dot] org. FEATURED TRAINING DigitalEd: […] more »

by Julie Keck

1. How the Online Hate Mob Set Its Sights on Me (Jon Ronson / Guardian) 2. Bezos Takes Hands-On Role at Washington Post (Lukas I. Alpert & Jack Marshall / New York Times) 3. What Was Fake on the Internet This Week: Why This is the Final Column (Caitlin Dewey / Washington Post) 4. Nursing […] more »

by Sonia Paul

Each week, MediaShift will list upcoming online trainings and courses for journalists and media people — with a focus on digital training. We’ll include our new DigitalEd courses, as well as those from Mediabistro, NewsU, KDMC, and others. If we’re missing anything, please let us know at mark [at] mediashift [dot] org. FEATURED TRAINING Learn […] more »

by Julie Keck

1. Atlantic Media in Talks to Sell Quartz (James Fontanella-Khan & Shannon Pareil / Financial Times) 2. Kickstarter Hires Reporter to Probe Startup that Collapsed after Raising $3.4M (Cyrus Farivar / Ars Technica) 3. NFL Media Czar Suggests Thursday Night Football Won’t Move Online (Eric Johnson / Re/code) 4. Beloved Parenting Podcast ‘Longest Shortest Time’ […] more »

by Julie Keck

1. ‘Carol,’ streaming services lead 2016 Golden Globe nominations (David Ehrlich / Rolling Stone) 2. Serial season 2 starts today, with podcast previews on Facebook (Laura Hazard Owen / Nieman Lab) 3. Billy Penn and Knight Foundation want to build ‘Yelp for mobile news’ (Benjamin Mullin / Poynter) 4. Meet San Francisco’s all-women hackerspace, Double […] more »

by Sonia Paul

Each week, MediaShift will list upcoming online trainings and courses for journalists and media people — with a focus on digital training. We’ll include our new DigitalEd courses, as well as those from Mediabistro, NewsU, KDMC, and others. If we’re missing anything, please let us know at mark [at] mediashift [dot] org. FEATURED TRAINING DigitalEd: […] more »

by Julie Keck

1. Post correspondent Jason Rezaian sentenced to prison term in Iran (Peter Holley / Washington Post) 2. Podcasting in 2015 is like blogging circa 2004: exciting, evolving, trouble for incumbents (Joshua Benton / Nieman Lab) 3. Harassment causes anxiety, affects work, women journalists say (Allison Ridgway / Ryerson Journalism Research Centre) 4. City of Boston […] more »