editorial

BuzzFeed and VICE Don’t Need Mainstream Credibility

Last night, the Canadian Federation of Journalists held its first J-Talk panel since the election of Donald Trump at the TMX Broadcast Centre in Toronto. Between exhortations about the state of society, the three panellists, Jennifer Hollett, head of news and government at Twitter Canada, Craig Silverman, editor at BuzzFeed Canada, and Michael Gruzuk, director of news and digital content for VICE Canada (as well as host Simon Houpt, the Globe and Mail’s senior media writer), shared insights into businesses that a decade ago were pilloried as the D word ... disruptive.

Editorial Writing Is More Powerful Than Ever

Word choice matters and because of social media, they matter more than ever. Even a single story, editorial, or blog can help affect change in days rather than traditional regulatory paths that can take decades.

Inside the Newsroom: AM Edition [Infographic]

Get your story on the desks of these early morning radio and television media contacts. This select list will give […]

Building an Editorial Team: Part 2

You’ve already put together a strong editorial team. Now, it’s time to establish a content “voice” for the social space. […]

15 Ways to Beat Blogger Fatigue

I rang in the New Year bright-eyed, bushy-tailed and blog-minded—if not totally full of hors d’oeuvres. I was determined that this […]