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ProfNet Urgent Queries
Nov 05, 2019

ProfNet Urgent Queries

ProfNet connects journalists and expert sources. A journalist is writing a story and needs an expert to quote. The journalist uses ProfNet to find the expert. To learn more, visit www.profnet.com.

Pitching Craft, Decór and Hobby Editors
Oct 21, 2016

Pitching Craft, Decór and Hobby Editors

Holidays like Halloween and Christmas bring out the artistic side in a lot of us, and hundreds of specialty publications cater to the creatively inclined year-round.

Pitching Tips for Education Coverage
Sep 09, 2016

Pitching Tips for Education Coverage

September is here, and the advent of another school season is the focus for thousands of editors and reporters covering the nation’s education system, from elementary schools to universities.

Women’s Running Hits the Incline with Digital Growth
Jul 08, 2016

Women’s Running Hits the Incline with Digital Growth

When you think of running (and how many of us stop at thinking), it may look as easy as lacing […]

Pitching Tips from a Food & Lifestyle Blogger
Feb 05, 2016

Pitching Tips from a Food & Lifestyle Blogger

Getting paid to write about food and lifestyle topics may sound like a dream job, but for scores of bloggers, […]

February Media Almanac
Feb 04, 2016

February Media Almanac

February 1922 — Reader’s Digest Established Reader’s Digest, a coffee table standard in thousands of homes, was launched in 1922. Founded by […]

Recipe for Food Blogging Success from the BlogHerFood15 Conference
Nov 13, 2015

Recipe for Food Blogging Success from the BlogHerFood15 Conference

So you’re a passionate food blogger – or pitching one. Both are excellent online engagement choices from the menu of […]

Moving Forward: Media Professionals Evaluate New Relations With Cuba
Sep 24, 2015

Moving Forward: Media Professionals Evaluate New Relations With Cuba

Whether one remembers the 1961 break in diplomatic ties between the United States and Cuba or learned about it, five […]

Instagram’s Eva Chen Captures, Shares Fashion Moments
Aug 07, 2015

Instagram’s Eva Chen Captures, Shares Fashion Moments

“It is difficult to talk about fashion in the abstract, without a human body before my eyes…without a practical or […]

Media Republic’s Waseem El Tanahi Talks Media, Influence & PR in Egypt
Jan 28, 2015

Media Republic’s Waseem El Tanahi Talks Media, Influence & PR in Egypt

Whether looking at archaeological treasures or present-day news, society and culture in Egypt – the most populated country in the […]

Q&A With The Daily Dot’s Selena Larson
Nov 21, 2014

Q&A With The Daily Dot’s Selena Larson

The Daily Dot is among the growing mass of media companies catering to the Internet generation, the demographic that prefers […]

Communicating and Reporting on Protests in Hong Kong
Oct 07, 2014

Communicating and Reporting on Protests in Hong Kong

Seventeen years ago, when Hong Kong was established as a special administrative region of China following its sovereignty transfer from […]

Local is the New International
Sep 23, 2014

Local is the New International

A look at best practices and tools for connecting and working internationally

Q&A with Jay Oatway in Hong Kong
Jun 17, 2014

Q&A with Jay Oatway in Hong Kong

July 1, 1997 – After widespread anticipation, the British flag was lowered over Government House in Hong Kong and handed […]

Diana Mackie – Content Manager, Hometalk
Apr 16, 2014

Diana Mackie – Content Manager, Hometalk

So you’re in need of new flooring for your home but don’t want to break the bank. You might want […]

What Women Want, Socially Speaking
Mar 27, 2014

What Women Want, Socially Speaking

Research looks at how women are shaping social media’s success

Etched Into History
Feb 13, 2014

Etched Into History

Honoring and celebrating the indelible print of the black press

Maghan McDowell – Style Reporter, San Francisco Chronicle
Jan 30, 2014

Maghan McDowell – Style Reporter, San Francisco Chronicle

Journalist keeps it practical in the highly popular fashion field

Facebook’s India “Likes”
Jan 09, 2014

Facebook’s India “Likes”

In a 2012 episode of the Oprah Winfrey Network’s “Super Soul Sunday” series, renowned author Deepak Chopra, who hails from […]

BRICS Spotlight Series: Western Meets Russian Journalism
Nov 07, 2013

BRICS Spotlight Series: Western Meets Russian Journalism

A look at the relationship between politics and Russian media

BRICS Spotlight Series: On the Pulse of South Africa
Sep 26, 2013

BRICS Spotlight Series: On the Pulse of South Africa

Media’s inextricable role in the history of a developing nation

BRICS Spotlight Series: Subcontinent, Super Potential
Aug 15, 2013

BRICS Spotlight Series: Subcontinent, Super Potential

A look at the growth of a South Asian power player

BRICS Spotlight Series: Near Sights on the Far East
Jun 06, 2013

BRICS Spotlight Series: Near Sights on the Far East

The first in a five-part exploration of the BRICS nations, focusing on the Chinese media landscape.

Jamie Feldmar – Managing Editor, Serious Eats
May 30, 2013

Jamie Feldmar – Managing Editor, Serious Eats

Food enthusiast organizes a multitude of opinionated forks in new role

Katie Drummond – Science Editor, The Verge
May 09, 2013

Katie Drummond – Science Editor, The Verge

New editor stays curious and shares love of science in new role