You may have read about – or already seen, depending on where you are – the latest tweak to Facebook’s interface: the disappearance of the likes counter.
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SSHRC reviewers said the Global Journalism Innovation Lab “promises to be influential at a time of critical need”
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A five-point plan for mainstream media to cover fewer royal babies and more of our unfolding catastrophe
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2018 Michener-Deacon Fellow for Journalism Education Tamara Baluja spent the past year studying what journalism schools are teaching their students about social media storytelling, metrics and best practices. Here’s what she found
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Survey of small-market papers finds workers anxious about ad revenue, stressed about digital competition but still have their readers’ trust
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Journalists worldwide surveyed on how PR pitches, social media algorithms, data privacy and more are affecting their jobs in 2019
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