Narrative is vital when using data as a storytelling device and the lack of a story can render the most elaborate data visualisation pointless.
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.
By aggregating related content in one place you make it easier for people to follow an ongoing story.
It is great for hard news but has the inverted pyramid got what it takes to deliver journalism in the digital age?
Online editing lecture given to journalism students at the University of Queensland.