How to: do data journalism on a budget
Credit: ThinkStock Far from always being a resource-heavy endeavour, data journalism can also be the driving force behind frequent, if not daily news stories and topical features, required to be turned around at some speed. This serves to challenge the idea, therefore, that data journalism always has to place a significant burden on the time, staff and financial resources of a newsroom. But people often "associate data journalism with the most high-profile and famous examples", journalism academic Paul Bradshaw explained.
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Social Image Resizer Tool
Resize and crop your images for web use Today there are innumerable uses for photos and images on the web. Websites need favicon and content images, people need Twitter profile pictures and Facebook profile banners, others want to create custom-sized photos for other uses – the need is endless. To optimize images for web use, you likely need to resize, crop or change their file format type from the source image for their final use.
Easy Chart Builder plugin for WordPress
Easy Chart Builder makes it easy to incorporate sophisticated review charts and graphs directly within a post, page, and even a widget. Hey, its free. Try it out.
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The Washington Post
The Post is excited to launch a beta version of Truth Teller, the latest iteration of our fact-checking platform. Watch Truth Teller videos from the Virginia governor’s race debates: McAuliffe, Cuccinelli make opening statements in final debate Cuccinelli: McAuliffe is ‘all puppy, no plan’
Web Starter Kit
Download Web Starter Kit (beta) What is Web Starter Kit? Web Starter Kit is an opinionated boilerplate for web development. Tools for building a great experience across many devices and performance oriented. Helping you to stay productive following the best practices outlined in Google's Web Fundamentals.
54 Portrait Ideas: free downloadable posing guide
Are you stuck for portrait ideas? Sometimes we’ve found that you can over-think these things. When you put so much thought into backdrops and colour schemes and following others’ portrait photography tips, you can overlook some of the fundamentals of portrait photography, such as your subject’s pose.
25 Free, Easy to Download Paper Textures - Photoshop Tutorials & Photoshop Resources
I’ve organized 25 free paper textures: 5 crinkled paper textures, 5 worn paper textures, 5 torn paper textures, 5 burnt paper textures, and 5 grunge-stained paper textures. No funky zip files or random secondary blog posts, these are all laid out neatly and ready to be downloaded easily. The other day I was searching for some paper textures for another Photoshop tutorial I wanted to do and I was having some problems. It really isn’t hard to find paper textures; they’re all over deviantART, Flickr, and everyone and their mothers’ blogs.
20+ Tools to Create Your Own Infographics
A picture is worth a thousand words – based on this, infographics would carry hundreds of thousands of words, yet if you let a reader choose between a full-length 1000-word article and an infographic that needs a few scroll-downs, they’d probably prefer absorbing information straight from the infographic. What’s not to like? Colored charts and illustrations deliver connections better than tables and figures and as users spend time looking back and forth the full infographic, they stay on the site longer. Plus, readers who like what they see are more likely to share visual guides more than articles. While not everyone can make infographics from scratch, there are tools available on the Web that will help you create your very own infographics. In this article, we’re listing more than 20 such options to help you get your messages across to your readers, visually.
FontAwesomePS - Font Awesome icons right inside Photoshop.
Search for an icon and click to create a new layer shape which you can easily edit. That's all you need to do in order to have access to the amazing selection of free Font Awesome icons.
20 Free Tools for Entrepreneurs
1. slimvoice.co – Create insanely simple invoices. 2. wetransfer.com – Transfer up to 2 GB of data. 3. similarweb.com – Get insights for any website or app. 4. coffitivity.com – Ambient sounds to boost creativity. 5. nibbler.silktide.com – A tool for testing website accessibility, SEO, and social media.
Lost at Sea Script
Lost at Sea is a handwritten script with varied weight and random stroke lines that give the letters an old world feel that you might in a letter from a pirate… Arrrrrgh! Free License Feel free to download and use this item for both personal and commercial projects with attribution back to MediaLoot. Please note: Attribution is required for free items. For a non-attribution license, please become a member or buy the full version.
Bytescout BarCode Generator - ByteScout
Bytescout BarCode Generator superadmin 2016-10-29T01:12:35+00:00 Bytescout BarCode Generator is able to generate and export barcode into image (PNG, JPG, TIFF, GIF). This is a free barcode generator software compatible with Excel, Word, PowerPoint and other document editors by the Copy/Paste commands so if you’re looking for free barcode generator excel it’s the simplest solution. GS1 and ean barcordes generation is supported also so an easy way to try ean bookland barcode generator and gs1 barcode generator is to download Bytescout BarCode Generator for free. Encoding selection is now available (so you may use UTF-8 to encode Unicode symbols into 2D barcodes like QR Code, Aztec and others)GTIN-8, GTIN-13, GTIN-14 barcode types added.