Is Diversity ONA’s Destiny?

As the 13th annual ONA conference sets a new attendance record again this year, concerns about the media and technology organization’s racial composition still percolate. A data analysis by the…

What’s Trending at #ONA12: Friday Edition

We’re continuing to track what people are talking about at ONA12. Friday’s trends ranged from diversity issues and tech trends to protests and parties.

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Journalists Agree: Understand Technical World, Adapt to Changing Industry

Andrew Phelps started his career as a freelance reporter for a local California newspaper. Armed with a degree in political science, he just liked to report. When he became a…

Anatomy of a New Journalist

At Anatomy of a New Journalist, a panel of nine AP-Google scholars and MJ Bear fellows listed the top skills and traits a journalist needs today. “Mentorship goes both ways,”…

When Online Networks Connect in Person

The ONA conference is a chance for journalists from around the world to come together and discuss storytelling in the digital age. But journalists aren’t disconnected in the year between…

Interactive Session Map: Saturday

Last day of the schedule and you’re still not sure where everything is? That’s okay, check out this interactive map. The complete schedule is available from ONA. [iframe src=”http://jeffstern.co/projects/ona/saturdaymap.html” width=”100%” height=”1000″]

Canadians Meet up at ONA12

[ona12-soundslides url=”http://ona12.journalists.org/media/ONA12_canadians/_files/iframe.html”] Canadian journalists make up a small but lively portion of the ONA12 conference attendees this year. ONA’s Canadian chapter met up Friday night in the Hyatt restaurant for…

Insta-images at #ONA12: Day 2

ONA’s annual conference is in full swing, and attendees have been capturing every captivating moment through Instagram. See the city through their eyes with our gallery of images from Instagram and…

Five Tips for Mobile Photography

There is a time for posting Starbucks name misspellings, but mobile photography benefits the journalism world too. An inconspicuous portable camera is great for photographers, and netted Damon Winters a third…

New Social Media Vibrate the News World

What’s the value of the new social media tools? Throughout the short time of their existence, Pinterest, Instagram, Google+ and Tumblr have attracted lots of attention from and impacted the…