Data Journalism: Tools For Data Journalism

Just like with blogging and social media, you need to know which tools are available for you to use for data journalism:

10 Tools That Help Data Journalists Do Better Work, Be More Efficient

Data Journalists Discuss Their Tools Of Choice

Additional read:

Three Key Players You’ll Need To Build A Data Journalism Team

Do you use any of these tools? How do you find it? Do you know of alternatives to the tools mentioned?


Data Journalism: Getting started

So now that we have an idea of what data journalism is, how do you get started?


Source: GeoffMcGhee

From what you know so far, do you think it’s easy to get started in data journalism?

Understanding the basics: Data Journalism

Ever go through a story where there was just loads and loads of information that was just too overwhelming or difficult to understand? Don’t worry… Data journalism is there to help.

Source: alysdenby

Source: multimediajournalism

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Have you ever heard of data journalism? What do you think of it as a form  of journalism?


Understanding the basics

To  start things off I will be sharing information with you about just the basics on the various topics that will be covered on ‘As We Discover Multimedia’, once again, as a means to give you an idea of what lies ahead. Please do feel free to have a look at the original sources of any information I do upload.


Getting Started

First post EVER *happy dance*

Before we delve into the world of fun and creativity that lies before us, i.e the world of Multimedia Journalism, I thought it would be fitting to post up a few videos I found online that will give us an idea of what Multimedia Journalism is, it’s relevance today and why we NEED to learn the skills it requires.

How do these videos makes you feel about Multimedia Journalism or even today’s journalism industry as a whole? What are your views on the topic? Please share your comments. All comments are highly appreciated and valued.