Small Team, Small Budget? Yes, You Can Hire a Developer

  • Saturday - 11:30 AM - 12:30 PM
  • Centennial Ballroom H
  • #ONA16dev

It’s easy to conclude that a small newsroom can’t afford the time and cost to hire a developer. Easy, but wrong. A developer benefits the entire newsroom, and we have the proof. We’ll discuss the lessons learned when we built a news apps team from scratch, mistakes we made and what we gained when this valuable newsroom addition finally started to click.

Speaker resources:

Speaker slide deck

Download a .pdf with a list of resources and articles for media developers.

— This session has recorded audio

Speakers

Thomas Thoren

Erin Skarda