Resources

J+IxD: teaching design to journalists

One of the prototypes created by journalism and interaction design students in 2013

Lecture slides and resources for this year’s iteration of Journalism + Interaction Design at UQ


Digital journalism resources

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Links to a range of materials for anyone interested in producing news for new platforms, including multimedia and data stories, free tools, games and resources.


Investigative journalism resources

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Links to a range of materials including investigative stories, search tools, interviews and organisations — will be updated


Three books on games for journalists

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Here’s the guff on three books that take different views on gaming but which all have a message for the media industry.


Free tools for telling interactive stories

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There are some tools available that can bring a strong visual and interactive element to stories without the need to create in Flash


Funding Journalism in the Digital Age

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Jeff Kaye and Stephen Quinn’s book is nothing we don’t already know, but it puts it all in one place


Video tips from a MasterChef editor

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Structure. pace and clarity are Brett McCauley’s ingredients for a good edit. Having worked on Channel Ten’s successful MasterChef series McCauley has some good ideas about how to keep an audience visually and emotionally engaged.


VQ @ UQ

Skye with VQ's Fralyn Streit

Presentations and handouts from the recent Social Media for Social Causes workshop


10 ways to make money

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Talk of free content and failing business models is overshadowing a key aspect of digital publishing: opportunity


Business models for premium journalism

Seminar given to staff at the University of Queensland School of Journalism and Communication.


Online editor’s toolbox

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Three easy ways to add reader value to online content: link, package, promote.