IT'S HERE... TOMORROWS NEWS TODAY!
Would you like to see tomorrows news today? If your answer is yes, then here it is...
Newsmodo is a groundbreaking digital platform, developed by journalists in conjunction with newsrooms around the world.
The world- first innovation will empower users to source or sell newsworthy content (images, videos and written stories) online.
Media organisations can acquire material, submitted by freelance professionals or leverage Newsmodo's fast-growing global network of journalists, camera operators and photographers by setting live assignments, distributed via the site and mobile application. Newsrooms can also communicate live with those on the ground to get the news they need from anywhere on the planet- fast and cost effectively.
Its free for contributors to create their personal portfolio on Newsmodo and showcase their work to increase their opportunities of being directly assigned stories.
Media can distribute real news gathering opportunities publicly to maximise uptake or directly an discretely to only those they want working on the story.
For a limited time, media organisations can take advantage of a free one month trial of the platform at www.newsmodo.com from launch day.
" The changing face of the media has seen audiences, readerships and budgets shifting, while the permanent job market for journalists continues to shrink. I believe Newsmodo.com will be a major source of content for the newsrooms and publications as well as providing income for freelance professionals worldwide " Says Rakhal Ebeli, an award winning former journalist and founder of Newsmodo.com.
Ebeli developed Newsmodo after more than a decade working with one of Australia's highest rating broadcasters. He is deeply committed to creating new opportunities and global solutions, having seen a rapid shift in the global news industry first hand. A passionate leader, Rakhal engages communities and organisations, sharing his vision to develop an online marketplace for newsworthy content at Newsmodo.com.
Rakhal Ebeli will speak in London and across Europe at 4 major media events in the next 2 weeks.
Digital Media Europe, London (April 15-17).
Presentation 5.30pm Tuesday 16th April 2013 at 200 Aldersgate St, St Paul's, London.
News Rewired, London (April 19).
Presentation 4.20pm Friday 19th April 2013 at MSN HQ, Cardinal Place, 100 Victoria St, London.
Future Media Lab, Brussels, Belgium (April 23).
International Journalism Festival, Perugia, Italy (April 24-28)
Presentation 3.30pm Thursday 25th April 2013 Sala Raffaello Hotel Brufani, Perugia.
Please note that www.newsmodo.com will go live from Monday 15th April and the Newsmodo app will be available from April 29.