Matthew Gelfand

Matthew Gelfand is a Jersey native and Medill graduate student with interests in magazine layout and front-end design. Previously at Urban Daddy, The Improper Bostonian, Circus Media.

by Matthew Gelfand

This post originally appeared on Northwestern University Knight Lab’s blog. I once worked at a content creation agency in Boston where we churned out an exorbitant volume of content for client companies’ websites on a daily basis. Each writer was responsible for 15 to 20 stories per day that ranged from 200 to 500 words. […] more »

by Matthew Gelfand

“I definitely think that coding now is a kind of a literacy, no matter what position you are in.” –Louise Ma, WNYC’s data news interaction designer, in CJR Here’s a fact: The occupation of newspaper reporter was recently rated by one career services website as the No. 1 worst job of 2013. With a negative […] more »