Alan Murray, who runs the daily digital operations of the Wall Street Journal, shared his experience on digital journalism at a convention held at the George Washington University School of Media and Public Affairs on May 1, 2013. Although the economic model hasn’t been figured out yet, digital journalism is booming. He tells us about the challenges and opportunities that journalism faces nowadays.
News reaches a bigger audience and there are more interesting tools to present it (such as graphics, blogs, slideshows,…). Also he emphasizes the use and importance of pay walls.