Journalists' Toolkit


A training site for multimedia and online journalists

About Journalists’ Toolkit

Journalists need to stay abreast of rapidly changing tools, technologies and techniques in their field. This includes reporters, editors, designers, producers, news directors, etc., etc., in every area and type of journalism.

Journalists’ Toolkit is a free site offering resources to journalists. The kind of resources you will find here are directly related to digital newsgathering and presentation. Current categories are:

  • Audio
  • Blogs and Blogging
  • Design
  • General Info
  • HTML and CSS
  • Tools and Software
  • Video

This site was created by, and is maintained by, Mindy McAdams. Use this site’s Contact Page for personal communications.

Everything on this site is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 3.0 Unported License.

The license specifies: “You must attribute the work in the manner specified by the author or licensor (but not in any way that suggests that they endorse you or your use of the work).”

The manner specified is this:

In any use or reuse of any materials on this site (that is, any materials from the domain, you must include the name of the author, which is Mindy McAdams. You must also include a link back to the original, or in printed material, the complete URL(s) of the original material(s). Failure to do so is a violation of the terms under which materials from this site may be shared or remixed. Those terms are specified in the CC License.

Links directly to anything on this site are very welcome and do not require attribution.

Any PDFs I have posted can be printed and (re)distributed “as is.”