The web portal Clases de Periodismo published yesterday 5 essential tools for digital journalists who want to make interviews
Because the post is in Spanish, we will give you a short translation of the key applications featured:
Free app for iOS devices. You may:
- start/stop for each bit of the interview
- add notes to the interview
- share to email, save to the cloud (google drive, Dropbox, Evernote, etc)
Download it for free in the App Store.
Useful tool to translate sound filetypes.
It is a voice recognition web application, good for dictating.
It is another web application to make the transcription process easier. It works in the browser. Upload the audio and start transcribing with an easy interface. Allows MP3, OGG, WebM y WAV, and there is a format converter
- Add cue points.
- Reduce speed.
- Accelerate the recording.
Give it a try here.
An easy platform that allows you to publish easily long distance conversations or initiate an interview where others can comment.
Questions can be moderated and the interview can be hooked up with Twitter. Just define a hashtag so the tweets are imported into the platform.
Customize it like you want: logo and colors. Use a subdomain or your own domain even! and best of all, the application has a free plan
With this tool it is very easy to manage the remote conversation with the person you invite to answer the questions, either of yourself as a journalist, or the readers, or both. Participation of everyone is very simple.