Skip to main content

Monthly archive: 12 2014

Data-driven Journalism: Making News out of Numbers

In 1858, Florence Nightingale took important raw facts and figures and transformed them into graphics, highlighting the health issues faced by the British soldiers in the latrines. Way back then, no one would have termed this data-driven journalism. But today, in the age of Big Data and Wikileaks, we’re actually confronted with this phenomenon on a daily basis, making Nightingale’s 19th century work ever-present.

Behind those facts and figures, there are some truly exciting stories just waiting to be uncovered. Renowned media houses, including The Guardian and The New York Times, have long since recognized this fact and have well-established teams designated especially for data-driven journalism. But what is it exactly that defines this form of journalism? And what does it mean for authors today?

Learn more

A Day in the Life of Responsive Website Content

Smartphone, tablet, laptop and a desktop PC in your office – Today, this is far from an unusual array of gadgetry. Our daily interactions with the online world has led to a technological breeding ground for Internet-enabled devices, each of which offers its own individual screen display and resolution. This diversity has just added to the age-old challenge faced by website owners: namely, how to ensure their site’s layout and content gives their users exactly what they’re searching for. This is where ‘responsive content’ comes in.

Learn more

Managed-Service

Textbroker offers an extended level of service with the Managed Service option. Managed Service gives you additional support and a personal account manager when you want us to manage your projects for you. Find out more here.

Request a quote

Self-Service

Do you need up-to-date content? Then manage your project through Textbroker’s Self-Service. You choose the quality level, price, and author for your content.

Register for free!

Authors

Thousands of authors from around the globe earn money with Textbroker, the leading provider of unique, custom content. Become a Textbroker author now and access thousands of projects to choose from.

Register for free!