In the Social Media Age, Journalists Ditch Breaking News for Longform

This post originally appeared on Contently’s The Freelancer. Journalists are already a competitive bunch, elbowing each other for stories as we grasp for work in a crowded field surviving on a shrinking pot of funding. So when Sheila Coronel, dean of academic affairs at Columbia University’s School of Journalism said, “Our competition is the audience.Read the full article