Recommended Websites

Journalism Web Sites


Updated continuously by citizens like you, Newsvine is an instant reflection of what the world is talking about at any given moment.

The Convergence Newsletter from the University of South Carolina

This monthly newsletter provides an editorially neutral forum for discussion of the theoretical and professional meaning of media convergence.

The American Press Institute’s U.S. Convergence Tracker Database

A database of media partnerships from the United States and Canada.

J-Lab: The Institute for Interactive Journalism

American University’s J-Lab spotlights dynamic news experiences and helps to develop interactive news ideas that not only educate people about public affairs but also invite their participation.

Online Journalism Review

The Knight Digital Media Center’s Online Journalism Review examines what is working (and what isn’t) in the world of internet news media.

MediaPost Publications

The media, marketing and advertising professional’s leading resource for complete news coverage, engaging events, a focused social network, and comprehensive industry jobs, directories and research.

Advertising Age: MediaWorks

Media news, views, data, criticism and a few laughs too. The best media journalists and commentators, and a sprinkling of leading experts, report and analyze all the stories that matter on media planning and buying; TV advertising and programming; web publishing; magazines; newspapers; radio and out-of-home.

Interactive Advertising Bureau

The IAB educates marketers, agencies, media companies and the wider business community about the value of interactive advertising. Working with its member companies, the IAB evaluates and recommends standards and practices and fields critical research on interactive advertising.

Nielsen NetRatings Top Rankings by Selected Countries

Take a look at average internet usage statistics from selected countries. Includes data about the top ten most visited websites per week and per month.

Programmable Web

ProgrammableWeb is where you can keep-up with what’s new and interesting with mashups, Web 2.0 APIs, and the new Web as Platform. Updated 365 days a year!

Editor & Publisher

Editor & Publisher is the authoritative journal covering all aspects of the North American newspaper industry, including business, newsroom, advertising, circulation, marketing, technology, online and syndicates.

New York Times: Technology

The New York Times covers news from the tech industry.

New York Times: Advertising & Media

The Times covers new developments in the business of media.

Interactive Narratives

Interactive Narratives is designed to capture the best of online visual storytelling as practiced by online and print journalists from around the country and the world. Our goal is to highlight rich-media content, engaging storytelling, and eye-popping design in an environment that fosters interaction, discussion, and learning.

The Digital Journalist

A Multimedia Magazine for Photojournalism in the Digital Age. Offers tech tips, galleries, and tips for aspiring photographers.

ProPublica: Journalism in the Public Interest

ProPublica is an independent non-profit newsroom that produces investigative journalism in the public interest. ProPublica’s investigations are conducted by its staff of full-time investigative reporters and the resulting stories are given away to news partners for publication or broadcast.

Poynter Institute’s Leadership Page

Poynter proivdes the latest tips and trends in the world of media management and leadership.

Media Management Center at Northwestern University

The Media Management Center advances the success of media companies and the professional growth of media executives through its seminars, ground-breaking research and ongoing work with media companies worldwide. It is affiliated with the Kellogg School of Management and the Medill School at Northwestern University.


Looking for a job in news media? JournalismJobs posts new jobs daily from around the country.

MediaBistro: Jobs

Looking for a job in news media? MediaBistro posts new jobs daily from around the country.