Five Journalists Murdered in 2022: World’s Press Demands Action in Mexico

Author: 16. februára 2022 In Nezaradené Comments (0)
In a letter sent to Mexican President Andrés Manuel López Obrador, the organisation highlighted Mexico as the most dangerous country in the world in which to be a journalist. 30 journalists have been murdered since his presidency began in December, […]
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Media veteran, Lee Kah Whye named as WAN-IFRA Director for Asia

Author: 16. februára 2022 In Nezaradené Comments (0)
He started his career working for the Times Publishing Group in the International Printing Division. Prior to joining WAN-IFRA he ran his own consulting and research firm which specialises in the media industry. He holds an engineering degree from the […]
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New WAN-IFRA report reveals how publishers are banking on AI to drive their business

Author: 15. februára 2022 In Nezaradené Comments (0)
About a year and a half ago, the Germany-based consulting group Schickler approached WAN-IFRA about possibly collaborating on a research report to examine how Artificial Intelligence is being adopted and implemented by news publishers. Schickler itself had recently invested in […]
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German startup Journexx joins WAN-IFRA together with a growing community of emerging media tech entrepreneurs

Author: 15. februára 2022 In Nezaradené Comments (0)
Journexx offers unique and innovative features that facilitate and accelerate the trading of news content between content creators and publishers worldwide. Built with a vision for a friction-less and value-based system for news publishers to efficiently syndicate their content, Journexx […]
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FAZ’s Gierth: ‘We see print as an important part of our core business’

Author: 15. februára 2022 In Nezaradené Comments (0)
WAN-IFRA: Why did the Frankfurter Allgemeine Zeitung decide to outsource printing completely? Gierth: Our core business as a publishing house is creating and providing relevant content to our readers. Not having our own printing house allows us to focus on […]
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How to harness human bias in algorithmic content curation

Author: 9. februára 2022 In Nezaradené Comments (0)
Algorithms that curate content are a popular villain. We know now how Facebook has repeatedly used them, both in politics and personal life. They are well known for amplifying human biases – because algorithms run on data, and it is humans that pick […]
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What are the qualities of an inclusive editor, and why it matters

Author: 7. februára 2022 In Nezaradené Comments (0)
Ramaa Sharma and Stéphane Mayoux reflect on the skills needed to improve inclusion in the newsroom. Their content and questions are rooted in a combined 40 year-experience in diverse newsrooms, including at the BBC. They both work as coaches and […]
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Boston Globe’s new initiative: ‘Into the Red: Climate and the fight of our lives’

Author: 4. februára 2022 In Nezaradené Comments (0)
In the face of the climate crisis, The Boston Globe is expanding and rethinking its climate journalism, putting an increased emphasis on local coverage. “We are committed to making sure that this isn’t a beat that focuses too much on […]
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Three complementary strategies to increase ARPU

Author: 2. februára 2022 In Nezaradené Comments (0)
It’s been 20 years since digital publishers began monetising audiences and advertising spots instead of journalism, but this is no longer a sustainable source of revenue. Internet giants like Google and Facebook monopolise the ad market, leaving only 20% for […]
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Five climate change storytelling tips from mobile journalist Yusuf Omar

Author: 2. februára 2022 In Nezaradené Comments (0)
On 22-23 February WAN-IFRA will host a virtual summit on Journalism and the Climate Crisis. It will feature case studies on how to better tell the story of climate change. As a preview to the subject we’re showcasing a video […]
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