The Writer’s Tale – Atwood surveys publishing revolution

Report by Alex Klaushofer. Last week Canadian author Margaret Atwood came to London to collect one…

Inspired union: strategies for journalism to flourish

Conference report by Tim Dawson NUJ freelances displayed an innovative range of strategies to survive and…

The story of the blues: how a football calamity spawned an underground bestseller

Case study by Tim Dawson Three weeks after it was published, Phil Mac Giolla Bhain’s ‘Downfall’…

Digital revolution only just begun, report predicts

Review by Alex Klaushofer. For those hoping that the dust will soon settle on the digital…

Kindling for beginners: notes from a non-digital native

Inspired by a case study in our recent ebooklet on New Ways to Make Copyright Pay,…

Animal Magic – photo app sells in the thousands

Case study by Tim Dawson Perusing Michael ‘Nick’ Nichols’ iPad app is to see his famed…

Narratively: long, slow journalism from The City that Never Sleeps

Report by Alex Klaushofer. The new longform website Narratively has attracted interest ‘beyond our wildest dreams’,…

Perfect pitch – publisher invites the public to vote with their wallets

Case study by Tim Dawson “The books industry has been very poor at getting money off…

UK hyperlocals suffer from grantfunders’ fixation on innovation

Comment by Alex Klaushofer. Earlier this month, the lottery-funded charity Nesta announced the successful bidders for…

Status politics: could local newspapers be allowed to become charities?

Report by Tim Dawson With a UK Communications Bill White Paper expected in early 2013, there…