Will reinventing journalism as an interactive endeavor, simply remembering to ask for donation, or the creation of news value through the lens of people’s needs reveal fresh revenue tracks?
Posted by Emily Harris on January 23, 2013
Topics: Blog, Revenue Tags: Business Models, Experimentation, Funding Models, Fundraising, Future of News, Opportunity, Revenue, Training
Connecting media grantseekers and funders, encouraging collaboration and knowledge-sharing. Search or share in the projects database. Valuable insights for you to play forward.
Posted by Journalism Accelerator on January 4, 2013
Topics: Resources, Revenue Tags: Fundraising, Grants, Philanthropy, Revenue
A strategic vision from an investment firm finds real impact by directing money to entire sectors. How can this help journalism, as an entire industry, thrive?
Posted by Journalism Accelerator on December 21, 2012
Topics: Resources, Revenue Tags: Fundraising, Nonprofit, Philanthropy, Report, Research, Revenue
Designed as a “one-stop shop” for public broadcasters seeking grants, the tips, related news and extended resources here provide useful insight for any nonprofit journalism organization.
Posted by Journalism Accelerator on December 7, 2012
Topics: Resources, Revenue Tags: Free Tools, Fundraising, Grants, Nonprofit, Public Broadcasting, Revenue, Television
Grant-writing tools for nonprofits, with links to grantmakers and more resources. Comprehensive breakdown of proposals to support your ask, plus samples for comparison and inspiration.
Posted by Journalism Accelerator on November 21, 2012
Topics: Resources, Revenue Tags: Fundraising, Grants, Nonprofit, Resources, Sustainability
“Sometimes you can get impact by reaching a lot of people, sometimes you get impact by reaching the right people.” ProPublica's Stephen Engelberg on purpose, money, and nonprofit news.
Posted by Emily Harris on August 10, 2012
Topics: Blog, Community, Craft, Distribution, Education, Experiments, Policy, Revenue, Technology Tags: Audience Development, Fundraising, Investigative Journalism, Nonprofit, ProPublica, Stephen Engelberg
Findings from four major journalism funders leveraging millions of dollars over seven years. One key: make fundraising daily work. Useful to understand the landscape or plan your own strategy.
Posted by Journalism Accelerator on June 27, 2012
Topics: Experiments, Resources, Revenue Tags: Ethics and Excellence in Journalism, Ford Foundation, Fundraising, Knight Foundation, McCormick Foundation, Nonprofit, Report, Revenue, Startup
Pitching an easy paywall platform. The pitch? The ability for you to run the dashboard with eight types of content to sell and eight different ways to sell it. What would your community choose?
Posted by Journalism Accelerator on March 26, 2012
Topics: Distribution, Experiments, Resources, Revenue Tags: Alternative Revenue, Content, Fundraising, Marketing, Paywall, Revenue
The Chinese calendar predicted high risks and rewards in 2012, the celebrated Year of the Dragon. As this year wraps up, check out what a range of leaders working for sustainability in the news business expected, and share what you learned in 2012.
Posted by Emily Harris on February 8, 2012
Topics: Blog, Craft, Experiments, Revenue, Technology Tags: Ad Revenue, Alternative Revenue, Business Models, Experimentation, Fundraising, Future of News, Opportunity, Revenue
For current or potential nonprofit publishers: specific, thoughtful research to help you “identify and develop the right funding model.” Practical guidance to start out or scale up for success.
Posted by Journalism Accelerator on February 8, 2012
Topics: Resources, Revenue Tags: Fundraising, Nonprofit, Research, Scaling