Social Media Reporter

The Social Media Reporter

A guide for journalists on how to use social media for newsgathering.

Virtual Reality

Using virtual reality to tell science stories

Creating immersive experiences that help users feel more engaged with important scientific issues.

Data culture beat

Culture + Data = Better Stories

Using data journalism on the culture beat.


Messaging is the Medium

It’s time for journalists to produce content specifically for messaging platforms.


Transforming media landscapes

EPANow: A pilot effort to help underserved communities develop their own news services.

Drones in Africa

Securing the future of drone journalism in Africa

A plan to convene key stakeholders to discuss obstacles and opportunities.


Samecloth: Stories behind the label

Creating data-driven interactive maps to help people learn how and where their clothing is made.

Talent Network

The Washington Post Talent Network

Creating software that helps editors and freelancers more easily connect.


Citymatter: Data that is engaging

Providing citizens with information that is timely, beautifully designed and useful.

Mural Project

Mind the storytelling gap

Increasing diversity, engagement, conversation and relevancy in Brazil’s mainstream news.

Safety animatic

Teaching Pakistani journalists to work safely

Visual training materials are quickly understood and more easily remembered.

Vertical video

The future of video is vertical

It’s time for news organizations to give mobile audiences a better video viewing experience.

Walter: Your personal journalist

Meet Walter: Your personal journalist

Control how and when the news is delivered to you, all through the sound of your voice.

Radio Ambulante

La Escuela Radio Ambulante

An online space, in Spanish, for learning how to tell, produce and share audio stories.


Using games to crowdsource investigative journalism

Can the same techniques that made apps like Tinder and Candy Crush runaway successes be used to reshape how we tackle investigative reporting?


Unlocking journalistic innovation

Lessons for public media newsrooms seeking to better engage and represent diverse audiences.

Chicas Poderosas

Chicas Poderosas

Building a network that will bring more women into technology in newsrooms.

Global Student Square

Global Student Square

Creating a space for student journalists to connect and create global stories.

SciTech Talks

SciTech Talks

Improving science reporting in China by helping journalists and scientists communicate.

News apps

The news media and mobile publishing

Newspapers need to do better at serving readers and advertisers on mobile devices.