Top LGBT News Sites for Pride Month

Here are 10 news sites we love for vibrant coverage of the LGBT community — for pride month and beyond

LGBT news sites are covering a lot these days, from global pride marches to politics and entertainment — and for an audience that includes all sexual orientations, gender identities, and diverse backgrounds. Though it may sometimes seem like the purveyors of LGBT-specific content are dwindling, many blogs, LGBT-focused offshoots of traditional news media, and other…

Top Environmental News Sites

Everyone’s talking about the Paris climate agreement. Here are 11 environmental news sites to watch now.

This is an update to a post published on April 20, 2017.   It’s the golden age of climate denial. At least that’s what Esquire Magazine said in a recent piece on environmental skeptics inside the Trump Administration. And still, news outlets only sometimes push back against climate denial, says Media Matters. “Climate denialists have gained…

Encryption apps

Are Your Messages Safe? The Basics of Encryption and How Your Favorite Apps Measure Up

Are your messages secure? With data breaches and other scams on the rise, you’ve probably asked yourself this question — whether you’re protecting sensitive information from a confidential source, or just keeping a close eye on your personal account. Earlier this month, journalists swapped warnings about a particularly sneaky Google Doc invite that scammed even the savviest users. More recently,…

UX Design Myths Busted

3 Common UX Design Myths Debunked

Every site wants to provide a quality user experience. It’s increasingly important as brands with an online presence work to keep audience interest. With digital audiences spreading their time across platforms, usability has become a commodity. We’re all trying to sell an experience, no matter who we try to reach or where they view us. If you want your…

Covering immigration news in the Trump Era

Covering immigration can be challenging. Here’s how to do it well in the Trump era.

Spanish-language media has always covered immigration well. But when you add to the conversation a wall, travel ban, and sanctuary cities, the subject of immigration gets pushed to the top of the news cycle. For journalists working with Spanish-language media, covering immigration can present challenges. They must strike a balance between reporting recent developments and…