From the Fields
This piece in the Columbia Journalism Review by Jozen Cummings, senior manager at Bleacher Report, is truly a fantastic resource for those in journalism and content marketing. There's a good chance you'll use at least one of the tools he mentions.
Like the piece from Jozen Cummings, Melody Kramer offers up some immensely practical (and widely applicable) newsletter ideas in this article for Poynter.
To varying degrees, this is what we should all be working to do. Kerry Jones manages to break this huge topic down, and highlights a new tool from the team at BuzzSumo that looks incredibly promising for those of us in journalism and content marketing.
It's not (and will never be) RIP, but it's a trend to watch: "Last fall, The Huffington Post, which partly defined itself as a platform for unpaid contributors, launched a new content management system that prevents contributor posts from appearing in search results."