1 book, 4 reports, 2 book chapters/essays, 60 articles, 21 lectures, 11 speaking engagements, 10 media appearances. 2015 has been a busy year.
Here’s a bit more on those numbers:
1 book about Data Journalism
4 reports on social media, digital news and hyperlocal media
My third annual round-up of social media developments in the Middle East has been cited by Deloitte, GSMA, BBC Media Action and others. It is available here and on Scribd, SlideShare and Academia.edu. The 2016 edition is coming soon.
The full report on Emerging Social Media Platforms in Qatar, was published by Qatar’s Ministry of Information and Communications Technology, ictQATAR. (Media coverage, Summary, Arabic Summary, full report in English and Arabic.)
A new supplementary study (led by Dr Richard Fletcher) looking at the experiences of digital news audiences in six European countries, produced by the Reuters Institute for the Study of Journalism at Oxford University.
Where are we now? UK hyperlocal media and community journalism in 2015 was supported by Cardiff University and Nesta. It updates the emerging evidence base for this sector. (Also available on Scribd, Academia.edu, Summary Slides)
2 book chapters/essays
“The importance of little data: creating an impact at a local level” was my contribution to Data Journalism: Inside the global future.
60 articles on journalism, media and technology
At the University of Oregon, London School of Economics plus Cardiff University’s MOOC in Community Journalism.
11 speaking engagements
10 media appearances
Talking crowdfunding, clickbait, mergers and digital journalism, with the BBC World Service, BBC Scotland, BBC Wales (x 2), Huffington Post, journalism.co.uk, journalism tools, Monocle and Yapı Kredi.