Journalism News

FT under fire over freelancers' rights<br>

Financial Times accused of using its freelancers' work without their permission.

Feb 19, 2010 | Journalism News

Freelance round-up: This month in writing

Speaking plainly, a campaign-filled month for freelance writers, & dreams of another kind.

Feb 2, 2010 | Journalism News

Freelance reporter faces 20 years' jail

Authorities in Burma use a freelancer to continue their crackdown on dissent.

Jan 7, 2010 | Journalism News

Freelance round-up: This month in writing

Seven reasons not to work for low rates.

Nov 27, 2009 | Journalism News

Freelance round-up: This month in writing

How to pitch the world and celebrity-obsessed journalism.

Oct 28, 2009 | Journalism News

70% of online publishers will charge for content

Survey indicates shift in attitude towards monetising content as recession bites.

Oct 6, 2009 | Journalism News

Freelance round-up: This month in writing

From botched headlines to YouTube revenge, we look at this month’s news of interest to freelance writers.

Sep 30, 2009 | Journalism News

Music giant drops libel claim against freelancer

A freelance journalist in Japan escapes financial ruin.

Aug 12, 2009 | Journalism News

'Knock off an article for chicken feed'

Veteran freelance writers ponder Boris-style journalism.

Jul 22, 2009 | Journalism News

NUJ presses for freelancers' rights

A month-long response to the strains on freelance journalists is underway.

Jul 9, 2009 | Journalism News

Call to brave freelance camera workers

Freelancers' event will spotlight those who run the ultimate risk for news.

Jun 17, 2009 | Journalism News

Freelance reporter freed by Iran

A journalist for the BBC is released after presidential interventions.

May 13, 2009 | Journalism News

New York Times cuts freelance spending

Freelancers and the sections they supply are made to feel the pinch.

Apr 17, 2009 | Journalism News

UK publishers vow to spend more online

'Web publishers remain pragmatic about their long-term future.'

Apr 3, 2009 | Journalism News

Blog queen calls freelancers to pen exposés

The Huffington Post puts up £1.2m to help investigative journalism thrive amid crises.

Mar 31, 2009 | Journalism News

Financial Times to axe 20 editorial jobs

Declining ad revenues in an era of efficiency will make 80 staff redundant.

Jan 15, 2009 | Journalism News

Freelancer freed after 40 days in caves

Two kidnapped journalists return safe and well from gunmen in Somalia.

Jan 7, 2009 | Journalism News


Newspaper industry continues to creak under economic strain.

Dec 17, 2008 | Journalism News

Blog of a first time freelancer

Proceed with caution, but not too much caution!

Dec 11, 2008 | Journalism News

Editorial contributors braced for cuts

Cost-conscious press titles wield the axe over editorial staff.

Dec 1, 2008 | Journalism News

Freelance Alliance Spotlight: Steve Neale

Award-winning journalist, Steve Neale, shares his secrets of success.

Nov 24, 2008 | Journalism News

Freelance journalist on BNP list

Media freelancer axed after being named as a member of the far-right.

Nov 20, 2008 | Journalism News

Freelance Alliance Spotlight: Stephen Neale

Award winning freelancer on making money from good copy.

Oct 24, 2008 | Journalism News

Reuters freelancer arrested in Iraq

News agency's snapper is the latest journalist to be jailed by US military.

Sep 15, 2008 | Journalism News

Gunmen seize freelance reporters

Fears for the safety of a western media pack kidnapped in Mogadishu.

Aug 26, 2008 | Journalism News

How to come up with ideas for saleable material

For a freelance writer, ideas can make or break a career.

Aug 4, 2008 | Journalism News

Telegraph scraps freelance contracts

Respected broadsheet turns the page on casual editorial staff.

Jul 25, 2008 | Journalism News

Freelancer’s Questions: Where do I start as a freelance journalist?

Three journalists spell out how to make it as a successful freelancer.

Jul 2, 2008 | Journalism News

My mixed race obsession

Freelance writer, Eve Ahmed, on trying to get her book published.

Jul 1, 2008 | Journalism News

Freelancers 'resent' BBC invoice policy

Changes to how they invoice give the Beeb's freelancers a 'bad feeling.'

May 21, 2008 | Journalism News