The challenges of digital journalism

Digital journalists now have at least as many challenges as the traditional journalists, because they're asked to exercise their job with extreme respect to the basic and elementary principles of the profession and, above all, to the objectives of serving the cause of freedom of expression, which is the foundation of any democratic society. While … Continue reading The challenges of digital journalism

The newer blood stream of journalism

Since a while ago, the schools of social communications have adjusted their curricular plan to place more emphasis on the training of digital journalists, without disdaining the fundamental, social and humanistic values ‚Äč‚Äčthat this profession settled in the printed media. They now include in their curricula the tools that new technologies have created to facilitate … Continue reading The newer blood stream of journalism

The Listin Diario during 2018

The year 2018 closes with listindiario.com being the the third most visited website, based on dominican entries, only behind Google and YouTube. The Listin already receives, on average, 12 million visits per month, a fact that has been possible by a succession of own record establishments, which have allowed us to exceed our previously highest … Continue reading The Listin Diario during 2018

The cleaning of the digital ecosystem

The greatest providers of the digital ecosystem, Google, Facebook and Twitter, have begun to execute their tourniquets to contain the haemorrhage of manipulated or fake news that sneak into social media and that opened the doors to the post-truth era. Twitter has just dictated a new regulation to prevent the airing of the same message … Continue reading The cleaning of the digital ecosystem

New dimensions for graphic coverage

While the visual dominates over text in the digital platforms, the printed news have to adapt to these preferences and achieve visual attractiveness in their pages, making a more diversified use of their photo and video tools. With the existence of smartphones and tablets that have high quality phototographic and video cameras, the opportunities to … Continue reading New dimensions for graphic coverage