Innovation in Focus is a series exploring emerging technology and methods of storytelling for newsrooms worldwide. We interview experts, test tools and provide our findings on a different topic each month.

Whether you're a one-man band or a large metro, this series will help you take the next step in innovative journalism. 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Most recent story

Video as revenue: Start with listening
July 11, 2019

Red Clay Media shares how they’ve conquered what many newsrooms are still struggling with — making money with video content.

This summer for Innovation in Focus, we are speaking with news organizations that are exploring new, emerging or unique revenue models.

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  • The Tyler Loop: Growing membership with events and newsletters

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    The Tyler Loop: Growing membership with events and newsletters
    July 1, 2019

    In a small town with slightly more than 100,000 people, known for its annual rose festival, news site, The Tyler Loop, is growing a membership model with events and a newsletter to collaborate, not compete with other local news organizations.
  • Delivering news onto a digital porch

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    Delivering news onto a digital porch
    June 17, 2019

    The Colorado Sun shares their multiple revenue streams, lessons learned and where they're headed next.
  • A revenue reminder to start the summer

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    A revenue reminder to start the summer
    June 10, 2019

    This summer, the Donald W. Reynolds Journalism Institute’s Innovation In Focus web series will take a look at the startup and growing pains of a handful of news organizations’ new efforts to raise revenue.
  • AMP Stories: Tips and Tools

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    AMP Stories: Tips and Tools
    May 13, 2019

    Our tips to help you dive into building AMP stories
  • AMP Stories: A Visual Experience

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    AMP Stories: A Visual Experience
    May 6, 2019

    Full screen photo and video storytelling without the need of an app