Cycling polemicist strikes viral paydirt

Case study by Tim Writing his Bike To Work book, Carlton Reid’s intention was to produce…

Come the revolution, Sister – if we can afford it

Report by Alex Klaushofer. My last blog reported on the curious absence of women among the…

Content farmers’ harvest proves hard to collect

Analysis by Tim Dawson “When you pay nothing, you are the product” goes the saying.  As…

New model journalism, old model sexism – do we need a new e-feminism?

Report by Alex Klaushofer. Over the two and a half years I’ve been researching emerging forms…

Local press: adrift without a compass and in danger of disappearing

I met the editor of one of Britain’s oldest regional dailies at a social event recently. …

Social media platforms get canny with copyright

Guest post by Mike Holderness. What happens when a journalist decides to share some of their…

Moving to a new beat – online music tutorials flourish after band bookings bomb

Case study by Tim Dawson Two-and-a-half years after fully focusing on producing online bass-guitar tutorials, Paul Wolfe is…

Under the spotlight: Citizen journalism site Blottr

Report by Alex Klaushofer. Since launching a little over a year ago, Blottr, or ‘the people…

Tablets provide media with sweet relief

Analysis by Tim Dawson. News International’s announcement last week that digital sales of its Times/Sunday Times…

E-publish and be damned – emerging trends of the digital book economy

Analysis by Alex Klaushofer. Those trying to follow the changing fortunes of book publishing in the…