Perspective is a funny thing. Here in Brussels, I am one among many: an editor trying to make sense of what is happening in the Eurozone and then turning some of it in articles that are not entirely unreadable. Back home in Germany, I am "our man in Brussels". Going to a family reunion invariably [...]
With some other colleagues dealing with social media and the Parliament web presence, we went for a two-days trip to Paris to meet some geeks. Or, to be more precise, to meet web experts, public institutions webteams and web-journalists. A highly valuable school trip which gave some ideas about how we could further improve the [...]
Do you remember the first link you published on Internet? It may well have been by using Frontpage or Dreamweaver. Or a text editor in which you were coding in html – those were the days you were wild and crazy. It should come as no surprise that this very simple act – posting a [...]
If you ever want to become a good web-writer, you’ll find inspiration in this funny and very well written text.
Back to basics: we were surprised by some internal comments regarding the workload of our team of editors. Outside of our beloved 1st and 2nd floors, it seems most of our colleagues don’t have a clue what we’re doing. Yeah, we’re the “Web-guys and girls” and it doesn’t sound that tiring. Well, time for a reality check.