Success stories in digital journalism

Today in Tabs is a daily e-newsletter recently  bought by Newsweek (neimanlab.org)

Today in Tabs is a daily e-newsletter recently bought by Newsweek (neimanlab.org)

These days it’ snot hard to become an internet sensation. Case in point, an unknown computer programmer recently  had his daily email newsletter bought by Newsweek.

There are a few take-aways from the Neiman Lab article about Rusty Foster, the man behind “Today In Tabs”.

First of all, anyone can start their own e-newsletter though a new application called TinyLetter.

Secondly, writing is still in and email is making a comeback.

Finally, community continues to be the buzzword in digital journalism.

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About Anna Kalfa

Anna teaches Digital Journalism at BCIT in Vancouver, BC. She is fascinated with the future of journalism, and the intersection between information and technology as the industry makes leaps and bounds into the digital age.

Posted on February 13, 2014, in Resources. Bookmark the permalink. Leave a comment.

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