Posts & Presentations

Select articles by Kevin Davis of KLJD Consulting:

How To Be a Community-Powered Nonprofit,” Blue Avocado, April 13th, 2017

Lessons From Back Home or How Media Metrics Training Works in the Real World,” Media Impact Project Blog, August 29th, 2016.

Media and Metrics,” Media Impact Project Blog, April 6th, 2016.

Crowdfunding Journalism by the 1%,” NetNewsCheck, February 4th, 2016.

Independent Media Have Plenty of Common Cause,” NetNewsCheck, October 29th, 2015.

Nonprofits Need Pragmatism For A future,” NetNewsCheck, September 10th, 2015.

What The Lens’ Story Teaches News Nonprofits About Editorial Independence,”, February 10, 2015.

Investigative News Must Tell Its Own Story,”, February 6, 2015.

Five Things We’ve Learned From A Year of INNovation Fund Grants,” Knight Foundation Blog, February 3, 2015.

Five Trends For Nonprofit News in 2015,”, December 30, 2014.

News Neglects Marketing At Its Own Peril,”, September 11, 2014.

Greater Scrutiny For Nonprofit News,”, April 3, 2014.

Nonprofits’ Syndie Content Has Real Value,”, February 27, 2014.

What You Need To Know About The $1MM INNovation Fund,”, January 28, 2014.

For Nonprofits, Membership Gets A New Spin,”, December 20, 2013.

News Nonprofits Must Balance Capacity, Growth Of New Revenue,”, November 14, 2013.

Nonprofit News Could Use More Bezos Too,”, October 17, 2013.

Nonprofit News Dodges Business At Its Own Peril,”, June 14, 2013.

Types of Revenues For Nonprofit Newsrooms,”, May 23, 2013.

Select presentations & lectures

The New Relationship Between Community & Journalism.” Given at the Liberation Technology Program, Stanford. October 30, 2014.

INN’s Kevin Davis Talks Investigative Journalism At #Storyology,” 2014 Storyology Conference, Walkley Foundation, Sydney, Australia. November 30, 2014.

Democracy In America,” with Columbia Journalism Review’s Greg Marx,, August 10, 2014.

Identifying And Cultivating Revenue Streams,” Community Journalism Executive Training and, June 20, 2014.

Course materials available via YouTube:

Briefing: Early Observations on the First Round of INNovation Fund Applications,” Digital News Revenue Summit, Texas Tribune, April 3, 2014.

“Journalism Director’s Forum,” USC/Annenberg School of Communication & Journalism, September 7, 2010.