Friday Readng S06E03

Friday Readng S06E03

Friday Reading is a weekly series of recommended reads from journalist and designer Martin Belam covering journalism, media and technology. “The new rules more explicitly restrict publishers from posting questionable pictures on Discover that do not have news or editorial…

Friday Reading S06E02

Friday Reading S06E02

Friday Reading is a weekly series of recommended reads from journalist and designer Martin Belam covering journalism, media and technology. Some dreadful news that my friend and former colleague at both the BBC and the Guardian Joanna Witt died suddenly…

Friday Reading S06E01

Friday Reading S06E01

Friday Reading is a weekly series of recommended reads from journalist and designer Martin Belam covering journalism, media and technology. “People often say that online behavior would improve if every comment system forced people to use their real names. It…

Friday Reading S05E06

Friday Reading S05E06

Friday Reading is a weekly series of recommended reads from journalist and designer Martin Belam covering journalism, media and technology. Fascinating list of “52 things I learned in 2016” from the ever-interesting Tom Whitwell which includes some great business lessons…

Friday Reading S05E05

Friday Reading S05E05

Friday Reading is a weekly series of recommended reads from journalist and designer Martin Belam covering journalism, media and technology. SHAMELESS MARKETING PLUG: My wife has a new business hand-making fancy dress outfits for kids. She’ll be selling them at…

Friday Reading S05E04

Friday Reading S05E04

Friday Reading is a weekly series of recommended reads from journalist and designer Martin Belam covering journalism, media and technology. It sometimes comes out on a Sunday. My wife has started a business selling hand-made children’s fancy dress costumes and…

Friday Reading S05E03

Friday Reading S05E03

Friday Reading is a weekly series of recommended reads from journalist and designer Martin Belam covering journalism, media and technology. I got to go to the Borderline Club today to see REM get interviewed about their “Out Of Time” album….

Friday Reading S05E02

Friday Reading S05E02

Friday Reading is a weekly series of recommended reads from journalist and designer Martin Belam covering journalism, media and technology. That is guaranteed to be 100% free of that man…and is a bit short this week I helped launch our…

Friday Reading S05E01

Friday Reading S05E01

Friday Reading is a weekly series of recommended reads from journalist and designer Martin Belam covering journalism, media and technology. That is now back on my own website instead of on Medium. Because reasons… Former colleague and inspirational figure Matt…

Friday Reading is now a publication on Medium

As you may be aware, I’ve been experimenting with publishing Friday Reading on Medium rather than on martinbelam.com – cue massive debate about hosting your own content vs better distribution etc etc. Anyway, I’ve been pleased with how that has…