Why I’m on Team Hearken

This was originally posted on Medium. It is a widely-held belief that journalists, particularly investigative journalists, are a breed apart. Long suffering, idealistic and over-worked, today’s journalists are not only expected to be expert in everything they write, but also be adept at producing content for multiple platforms and be social-media whizzes to boot. Today’s Read more about Why I’m on Team Hearken[…]

How To Be a Community-Powered Nonprofit

This article was originally posted on Blue Avocado. Accusations of fake news are all over the news. So when donors want old-fashioned, honest information, they are turning to nonprofit news organizations they trust. We asked consultant Kevin Davis, who works with many of these nonprofit journalism organizations, to explain how they are working to gain Read more about How To Be a Community-Powered Nonprofit[…]

Media and Metrics with Kevin Davis on the Media Impact Project Blog

Ever since the first days of the news industry as we know it, publishers have been using insightful data about the reach and impact of their news to drive their business. Whether it’s the number of copies sold and distributed, the size of the subscriber base, the affluence and buying power of the audience, the Read more about Media and Metrics with Kevin Davis on the Media Impact Project Blog[…]

KLJD Consulting’s Kevin Davis Announced as a Media Impact Project Senior Fellow at USC Annenberg’s Norman Lear Center

  Expert on entrepreneurial journalism to explore best practices in measurement  for independent and nonprofit publishers Originally published on the Media Impact Project web site here on 4/6/2016.  LOS ANGELES, April 1, 2016 – The USC Annenberg Norman Lear Center announced Kevin Davis’ appointment as a 2016 Media Impact Project (MIP) Senior Fellow. During his year-long fellowship Read more about KLJD Consulting’s Kevin Davis Announced as a Media Impact Project Senior Fellow at USC Annenberg’s Norman Lear Center[…]

Independent Media

Independent Media Have Plenty Of Common Cause

By Kevin Davis. This article appeared originally on NetNewsCheck, October 29th, 2015 6:28 AM EDT Kevin Davis argues that if the vastly diverse independent media across the nation can work together, upstart outlets would see their shared purpose. Then they might also share some of the innovative revenue strategies that break from the conventional advertising Read more about Independent Media Have Plenty Of Common Cause[…]