Kim Bui was the editor-at-large for NowThis News, focusing on original social reporting and breaking news. Prior to NowThis, she was deputy managing editor for reported.ly, a digital media startup specialising in social journalism. Her career has focused on leading breaking news initiatives and working on new storytelling forms for digital, print, and broadcast companies catering to local, national, and global audiences. She’s run training and taught classes on digital and social journalism at universities, conferences, and gatherings worldwide.
Pivot to video were three magic words in 2017. In many newsrooms, print reporters were immediately fired and quickly replaced by video journalists. Now, one year later, what is the outcome? Are there more qualified users, more advertising revenues, or more sustainable business models? Beyond the pivot to video, there is a broader topic about […]