🗞 CURRENT 美國非營利新聞機構《當前》*｜20210819
擴大公共廣播報導氣候變遷的 5 大要點
Public radio newsrooms that have ramped up reporting on climate change are finding new ways to help their audiences understand the local impact of an urgent and complicated global news story.
🗞 FMT Media 馬來西亞《自由今日大馬》*｜20210823
Last week, Facebook announced the arrival of 25 new freelance journalists on its newsletter service. “We are pleased to share the 25 writers selected from the application process with our partners, the International Center for Journalists and the National Association of Hispanic Journalists,” the platform said on Aug 19.
*編註：《自由今日大馬》（FMT，Free Malaysia Today）是獨立的雙語線上新聞網站，內容為英語和馬來語，自 2009 年以來以馬來西亞時事為重點。它是馬來西亞訪問量最大的新聞網站之一，每月訪問量為 1183 萬。
🗞 PEW RESEARCH CENTER 美國民調智庫《皮尤研究中心》｜20210824
✅ About four-in-ten Americans say social media is an important way of following COVID-19 vaccine news
約 4 成美國人說社群媒體是追蹤 COVID-19 疫苗新聞的重要途徑
Amid debates about the role social media has played in the spread of misinformation related to COVID-19 vaccines, roughly half of Americans say that they have been getting some (30%) or a lot (18%) of news and information about these vaccines on social media.
🗞 Financial Times 《金融時報》*｜20210825
The rules proposed by the UK regulator, the Information Commissioner’s Office, seek to limit companies from tracking the location of children, personalising content or advertising for them, and serving up behavioural nudges, such as automatically playing videos.
🗞 NPR 美國《全國公共廣播電台》｜20210825
下標指南：編寫讀者和 Google 都會愛的數位標題
Most long-time headline writers have methods and rituals. For print people, the temptation to turn to Rhymezone, IMDB and that idiom dictionary to generate puns and snowclones is nigh irresistible. For others, the siren song of colons, journalese and partial quotes beckons. These, too, are relics of print, where brutal character-count constraints demanded space-saving shorthand.These days, all the cool digital headlines are relaxed, looser, more conversational. They say, clearly, why something matters — to the reader, to the world. They even use “a,” “an” and “the”! Here are some characteristics of good display and SEO headlines, plus some advice for chasing down an elusive muse. (And don’t forget your SEO description and custom URL.)
🗞 PROPUBLICA 美國非營利獨立新聞編輯部《ProPublica》｜20210826
Responsible reporting on trauma shouldn’t spread more trauma — it should do the opposite.