Posted on December 6, 2013 in Archive

Longform stories start on paper but don’t stay there


Digital longform journalism originated from print longform journalism. That’s obvious, we all know that. What many people seem to be forgetting though (or maybe they don’t know?), is that most of the longform journalism available on the World Wide Web started it’s life on a print newspaper. I knew we were keeping print newspapers around… Read more »

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Posted on December 4, 2013 in Archive

The tale of how newspapers started publishing ebooks


There’s no denying, this is an interesting time for the publishing and news industry. We have seen lots of crossovers between platforms, much experimentation and a whole lot of discussion on where the industry in general is headed. Here’s one combination of format and written word that I hadn’t considered so far – newspapers getting… Read more »

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