Last week the inevitable happened, NewsLabs, the company behind NewsTilt, shut their doors. That’s right, the service which was meant to bring personal branding to journalists will no longer be a brand themselves.
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No matter what your interest is in the media it’s hard to escape talk about the possible demise of the journalism industry. But with an ever expanding and socially driven marketplace the only way to survive will be to innovate.
In the past few months everyone has been talking about the iPad and how it might save the journalism industry. Finally Steve Jobs has commented on the situation at All Things Digital’s D8 conference held this year at the Terranea Resort in Rancho Palos Verdes, California.
Today I was reading a very interesting article over at TechCrunch on the future of journalism. The article focused on a new journalism platform called NewsTilt which is developed by a new company NewsLabs funded by Y Combinator.
In my efforts to re-invent journalism I have already begun the process of scouring the web and academic resources for articles and journals which might help inform my ideas. Here are 10 tips I found for newspapers moving to digital.