Last updated: August 15, 2016
A 2016 tip sheet explains how to locate copyright-free imagery online.
Last updated: April 8, 2016
Columbia Journalism School’s Nicholas Lemann explains a series of rules that can help journalists successfully integrate research and reporting.
Last updated: October 9, 2015
Ten linking “best practices,” with an emphasis on stability and transparency. The goal is to reduce the chance that links will go bad, minimize the work going forward and maximize the utility for users.
Last updated: February 13, 2015
Dedicating time to examine your stories’ grammar, spelling and accuracy is essential. Putting on an editor’s hat allows you see your own copy in a different way and help you improve it.
Last updated: June 30, 2012
Crowdsourced glossary of common digital-journalism terms from Hacks/Hackers
Last updated: May 8, 2012
Stories are what you write. Style is how you write them — rules to ensure that your stories are as clear and consistent as possible. While all style guides have the same goal, the specifics are often different.
Last updated: August 22, 2011
Six tips for writing more compelling business stories
Last updated: June 15, 2009
Short guide to acronyms, including capitalization, use of periods, articles and more
Last updated: May 7, 2009
The basics of Associated Press style from Boston University’s College of Communications.
Last updated: May 1, 2009
If The Associated Press Stylebook was created specifically for journalists, the target audience of The Chicago Manual of Style is much broader — all writing and writers.