ScribbleLive Spotlight: Festivals, Trials and Bicycles

Other than rhyming, bicycles, festivals and trials have one thing in common - amazing liveblogs! Today we have coverage of the British Summer Time music festival, the always-great Tour de France, and the trial of Clippers owner Donald Sterling. On the non-rhyming front, we also have great coverage of the UFC Dublin fight held on Saturday night, the Coral-Eclipse horse race in the UK and the tragic[…]

New research shows liveblogs increase user engagement

Liveblogs allow for a significant amount of citizen participation and engagement, according to Citizen Journalism in Real Time? Live Blogging and Crisis Events, a chapter in a new book by researchers at City University London. Using data from The Guardian, the BBC, ScribbleLive and past studies, Neil Thurman and James Rodgers found that “live blogs hosted on the ScribbleLive platform are incorpo[…]

ScribbleLive Spotlight: Rivers, Car Chases and the World Cup

This week we bring you a cornucopia of awesome ScribbleLive liveblogs—five out of eight which centre around the World Cup. It’s as if millions of people around the world have an interest in following the games. But the World Cup isn't the focus of all our great examples this week. We also have an awesome adventure down a American river, Quebec election coverage and the 20-year anniversary of […]

Where to follow 2014 FIFA World Cup live

It’s World Cup time! Many of us here at the ScribbleLive have FIFA-fever, and cannot wait to catch the matches of our favourite teams and enjoy some friendly banter. Who will win the iconic trophy? Host country Brazil? Will defending World Cup champion Spain again get the title? How will Germany, a past World Cup powerhouse, do this year? The games kicked off on June 12 and you can follow the[…]

Now Hiring: Customer Support Representative

ScribbleLive’s technical support team is the first point of contact for our clients that need help. We take pride in helping our clients quickly and professionally, making the live publishing experience better for all our clients across the globe. The ideal candidate possesses exceptional communication and customer service skills and takes pride in providing outstanding support to clients. Y[…]

ScribbleLive Spotlight: World Cup Soccer, Elections, and Moncton, NB

ScribbleLive’s spotlight is back with sampling of creative live blogs from around the world. We have coverage of the Ontario provincial election using LiveArticle and Content Atoms, a few great uses of our API for the World Cup and the European elections and a Greenpeace protest liveblog. We’ve also rounded up the news from Moncton, New Brunswick, with great recaps of the hunt for a man who al[…]

Introducing Content Icons

Not all content is created equal—this is why we’ve created Content Icons, giving you the ability to highlight any post, setting it apart from its content counterparts. When selected, a content icon will display the image and its text over a custom-coloured banner, like so: (function(d, s, id) {var js,ijs=d.getElementsByTagName(s)[0];if(d.getElementById(id))return;js=d.createElement(s)[…]

Follow Apple’s WWDC 2014 keynote in real time

Today, Monday, June 2nd, Apple begins its annual Worldwide Developers Conference (WWDC) in San Francisco. Like every year, it starts with a keynote speech by CEO Tim Cook. Apple events are always exciting; the glitz and glam of prospective new technology and the rumours that surround any Apple announcement always make the speech worth a watch. This year, Cook will announce the “future” of A[…]

Now Hiring: Digital Marketing & Design Specialist

ScribbleLive is looking for a graphic designer who has embraced the digital space, with skills in website management, e-marketing and SEO. You have top-notch design skills, a good eye for photography and typography, and know how to make a brand shine both online and in print. Reporting to the CMO initially, you will be joining an energetic, collaborative marketing team.  Proactive and creative, y[…]

Freelance Call: Engage Magazine

ScribbleLive is launching an online publication, Engage. Our editorial mission is simple: Engage magazine is the content industry's trusted source on topics relating to the creation of captivating content.  We’ll develop stories, profile trends and share tips which inspire professionals  to create content that grabs attention and builds meaningful relationships with audiences. Our content i[…]