Tag: Journalism.co.uk

20 resources for finding and using data in stories

Marianne Bouchart, communications director and Data Journalism Award Manager at the Global Editors Network, shares her list of tools and tips for sourcing data online

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How Solomon Dashboard wants to help reporters work with data about their local patch

Credit: By Alex Liivet on Flickr. Some rights reserved. “I have always been of a mind that data can be very elitist and that you’ve got to be quite technical to understand it,” So Mark Barrett, director at Hebe Works,

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From data crunching to storytelling: Lessons from six months of Urbs.London

Comments Credit: By Justgrimes on Flickr. Some rights reserved. Over the past six months, journalist Gary Rogers and media strategist Alan Renwick have run the experimental website Urbs.London, a news operation which turns open data into news stories. The site

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Voyager wants to help journalists find and illustrate data stories

The free, open source tool will have a recommendation system to help users visualise and better understand data

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15 online communities for journalists you should know about

From freelancing to mobile journalism and open data, here’s our pick of the best media chat groups across social media and the web

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