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This week’s release of updates to the Largo WordPress theme is all about improvements for images, pull quotes, media, and improved compatibility and editorial functions within the WordPress Block Editor.
I wasn’t entirely sure what to expect going into my first ever SRCCON, a two-day conference from the folks at OpenNews. The conference is designed to connect news technology and data teams in a hands-on, interactive series of workshops and conversations to address the practical challenges faced by newsrooms today. Leading up to the event, […]
Ben Keith and Lucia Walinchus with Eye on Ohio’s first-place award for magazine website. The award plaque. We’re happy to relay the news that INN Member Eye on Ohio won First Place Magazine Website in the Press Club of Cleveland’s annual All-Ohio Excellence in Journalism Awards. We thank the Club and the judges for their […]
INN Labs is happy to announce our newest plugin, the Republication Tracker Tool. The Republication Tracker Tool allows publishers to share their stories by other websites and then track engagement of those shared stories with Google Analytics. The technology behind this tracking is similar to ProPublica’s PixelPing. Why Might You Want to Use This Plugin? […]
INN Labs is pleased to announce an important update to the Link Roundups plugin! If you run a daily or weekly newsletter collecting headlines from around the state, region, or within a particular industry, the Link Roundups plugin will make it easier to build and feed your aggregation posts into MailChimp. The Link Roundups plugin […]
Josh joined the INN Labs team in April 2019. He previously held senior developer positions at The Penny Hoarder and at web development agencies. Josh has worked on high-traffic projects for nonprofits, universities, and companies such as Disney, FOX, and Cisco. He’s already helped launch client projects, has contributed to Largo and INN plugins, and […]
Miranda joined the INN Labs team in March 2019. She previously worked as a project manager and business analyst at the University of Minnesota. She’s already diving into client projects and has impressed us all with her great communication and organizational skills. Lucky for us, right as she came on board we got to meet […]
HOT LINKS What we’re reading this week Paola: How are journalists adapting to the digital age? The International Center for Journalists is conducting a survey to find out and also share findings from the 2017 survey. Tyler: Most of us probably take A/B testing as a given these days. Researchers at Northeastern University are digging into […]
HOT LINKS What we’re reading this week Ben: Heather Bryant raises an interesting point in this thread about reimbursements for conference costs: the reimbursement model requires applicants to front the cash. What if there were an organization that gave conference attendees up front funding in exchange for the scholarship’s later reimbursement money? Paola: Save the […]
HOT LINKS What we’re reading this week Tyler: Things are getting weird in 2019, according to the Next Web’s latest roundup of web design trends. Kay: Are you giving your readers more than 4 options for a membership, as donation levels or for other important conversion points? If so, you might want to re-think it! Learn […]