What journalists can learn from readers, railroads and libraries

Time for short takes — my best bets from surfing the blogosphere: Community-directed reporting: Daniel Victor, of the Harrisburg Patriot-News, is experimenting with using readers as assigning editors of sorts: He’llĀ  solicit story ideas from readers as blog comments, and Continue reading

Part One: What’s an online-first newsroom?

I’ve been spending a lot of time thinking about exactly what an online-first newsroom is. And I’ve come up with six points, although I don’t think that tells the whole story. So I sense another series coming on. In today’s Continue reading