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Media Moves: Who’s Coming and Going the Week of April 11

Welcome to PR Newswire’s Media Moves, a weekly column where you can see who’s coming and who’s going in the media world. Are you a journalist, blogger or influencer that’s on the move? Tell us at mrg@prnewswire.com.  Politico (Arlington, VA): Publisher/Co-Founder Jim VandeHei (@jimvandehei) is moving on from @Politico to start a new company. And Chief White…

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Media Moves: Who’s Coming and Going the Week of April 4

Welcome to PR Newswire’s Media Moves, a weekly column where you can see who’s coming and who’s going in the media world. Are you a journalist, blogger or influencer that’s on the move? Tell us at mrg@prnewswire.com. The Globe and Mail (Toronto, ON): Derek DeCloet (@decloet) returns to @globeandmail as the Executive Editor/Business Editor. He formerly worked there…

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Media Moves: Who’s Coming and Going the Week of March 21

Welcome to PR Newswire’s Media Moves, a weekly column where you can see who’s coming and who’s going in the media world. Are you a journalist, blogger or influencer that’s on the move? Tell us at mrg@prnewswire.com.  Breitbart News (Washington, DC): Reporter Michelle Fields, National Security Reporter Jordan Schachtel (@JordanSchachtel) and Editor Jarrett Stepman (@JarrettStepman) have resigned from…

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Media Moves: Who’s Coming and Going the Week of March 14

Welcome to PR Newswire’s Media Moves, a weekly column where you can see who’s coming and who’s going in the media world. Are you a journalist, blogger or influencer that’s on the move? Tell us at mrg@prnewswire.com. Town & Country (New York, NY): Stellene Volandes (@therealstellene) is now Editor-in-Chief @tandcmag. Stellene formerly served as Style Director at the magazine.…

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Influencer Insights: Media Moves for the Week of March 7, 2016

Welcome to PR Newswire’s Influencer Insights, a weekly column where you can see who’s coming and who’s going in the media world. Are you a journalist, blogger or influencer that’s on the move? Tell us at mrg@prnewswire.com. Los Angeles Times (Los Angeles, CA): Editor Davan Maharaj (@davanmaharaj) adds Publisher to his title as he has been named Editor/Publisher at @LATimes. Chicago…

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Media Insider: Minority-Journalism Group Struggling, New York Times Runs First Front Page Editorial Since 1920

Welcome to Media Insider, PR Newswire’s round up of journalism, blogging and freelancing stories from the week. New York Times Runs Front Page Editorial for the First Time Since 1920 (New York Times) The intense gun debate recently landed a front page editorial in the New York Times. The newspaper rarely runs editorials on its front…

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Media Insider: How to Reach Millennials, Bloggers on Paris and More Media Moves

Welcome to Media Insider, PR Newswire’s round up of journalism, blogging and freelancing stories from the week. If You Want to Reach Millennials, Employ Them (World Editors Forum Blog) The American Press Institute recently published a ‘how to reach millennials’ report containing a few essential factors regarding how to garner a larger audience “roughly made up…

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Media Insider: Drone Filming for Beginners, The Future of Data Visualization, and Media Moves

Welcome to Media Insider, PR Newswire’s round up of journalism, blogging and freelancing stories from the week. Come Fly with Me. Drone Filming for Beginners. (College of Journalism at the BBC Academy) This piece contains some cool background information on what it takes to operate a drone for filming and reporting. Six “BBC factual programme-makers” received…

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Media Insider: International Day to #EndImpunity, Sensor Journalism and This Week’s Media Moves

Welcome to Media Insider, PR Newswire’s round up of journalism, blogging and freelancing stories from the week. Christiane Amanpour: Editors Must Make More Noise about Impunity (World Editors Forum Blog) November 2nd marked the International Day to End Impunity for Crimes against Journalists, promoted by The United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO). The number…

Media Insider: Essential Journalism Tools, How to Beat Writers’ Block and More Media Moves

Welcome to Around the Wire, PR Newswire’s round up of journalism, blogging and freelancing stories from the week. 10 Essential Tools Every Investigative Reporter Should be Using (International Journalists’ Network) A great resource for journalists, the International Journalist’s Network Research Director Gary Price along with another research editor at The Intercept presents 10 useful tools of…

Media Insider: Twitter Downsizes, Washington Post Reporter Convicted in Iran, and Media Moves

Welcome to Media Insider, PR Newswire’s round up of journalism, blogging and freelancing stories from the week. Some Twitter Employees Found Out They Got Laid Off When Their Email Was Disconnected (Business Insider) Well, that’s a rough way to find out you’ve no longer got a job. Business Insider reports some Twitter employees found out they…

Media Insider: Journalists Working for Twitter, Crosswords Revolutionized, and Media Moves

Welcome to Media Insider, PR Newswire’s round up of journalism, blogging and freelancing stories from the week. With its Curation Project Twitter Becomes an Editorial Beast. Does This Beast Have a Soul? (Jay Rosen’s PressThink) Jay Rosen, Associate Professor of Journalism at New York University, wrote this piece in response to this question he tweeted earlier…

Media Insider: Covering the Papal Visit, The Rise of the ‘Social Media Editor’ & Media Moves

Welcome to Media Insider, PR Newswire’s round up of journalism, blogging and freelancing stories from the week. How the Philadelphia Media Gets Around During Pope’s Visit (Poynter) As if you didn’t already know, the Pope is visiting the East Coast this week, and Washington D.C. and New York City have been busier than usual. Tomorrow, Pope Francis…

Media Insider: Digital Media Innovators, Reader Comments Halted, and More Media Moves

Welcome to Media Insider, PR Newswire’s round up of journalism, blogging and freelancing stories from the week. What I Learned Meeting Innovators in East Coast Media (PBS MediaShift) After taking four weeks to visit several media companies, including ProPublica, Buzzfeed, The New York Times and NPR, journalism professor Cindy Royal presents her views on what makes…

Media Insider: Writer Salaries, More on Virtual Realty Storytelling, and Other Media News

Welcome to Media Insider, PR Newswire’s round up of journalism, blogging and freelancing stories from the week. How Do You Tell a Story in Virtual Reality? (Re/code) Last week, we featured a story on virtual reality ethics that started with “Virtual reality journalism is with us to stay.” This statement is quickly showing its validity as this new and exciting tool becomes…

Media Insider: Virtual Reality Ethics, Journalism Sessions at SXSW and the Latest Media Moves

Welcome to Media Insider, PR Newswire’s round up of journalism, blogging and freelancing stories from the week. An Ethical Reality Check for Virtual Reality Journalism (Medium) “Virtual reality journalism is with us to stay, and will become even more realistic and immersive as technology improves,” the author begins. This article outlines a few ethical procedures journalists should take into…

Media Insider: How to Lead Through Grief, The Value of Slow Journalism and Media Moves

Welcome to Media Insider, PR Newswire’s round up of journalism, blogging and freelancing stories from the week. The Challenge No Manager Wants: Leading an Organization Through Its Grief (Poynter) It was an extremely tough Wednesday for many, as millions witnessed a tragedy take place on live TV and online. A lone shooter targeted and killed Alison Parker and Adam…

Media Insider: PR Lessons From Time Magazine, Tips for Surviving “Twitter Rage” and More Media Moves

Welcome to Media Insider, PR Newswire’s round up of journalism, blogging and freelancing stories from the week. Push it: How The Wall Street Journal Plans to Make its Push Alerts More Personal (Nieman Journalism Lab) The Wall Street Journal’s Executive Mobile Editor David Ho explains the evolution of push notifications and plans for increased personalization. Ho…