Nevin Thompson is Japan Editor and Social Media Manager for Global Voices. He is a translator, writer, and journalist, and has been connected to Japan for more than twenty years. With the social media team, Nevin also provides marketing management support for Global Voices.
Nevin currently lives and works on an island off the West Coast of Canada, and spends about three months each year with his family in Tsuruga, a small city on the Japan Sea Coast, just north of Kyoto.
Profile photo by Jer Clarke.
Latest posts by Nevin Thompson
How Can SEO Help Journalism and News Websites?
The challenge many news organizations face is how to replace Facebook as a way to generate and build audience.
NewsFrames Community Report: Looking Back on April 2018
This will likely be one of the last updates before the project goes on hiatus in early June
Pressing ‘Pause’ on NewsFrames
As we pause the NewsFrames project, the team takes a moment to reflect upon the past year and a half.
Pressing ‘Play’ on NewsFrames
As our earlier post shared, we will need to pause overall starting in June as we consider the NewsFrames project moving forward. But we do have ideas about the future. Here are some ideas of ours to get the ball rolling.
How to Start Your Newsframes Exploration
Story Explorations are opportunities to discover something new about the way the media frames certain topics and for you to develop questions that may guide you towards interesting insights.
Are You a Member of NewsFrames Slack?
Hi everyone, here's an update NewsFrames, plus some details about where everyone is discussing NewsFrames projects.
2018 Editorial Goals: Streamlining the Onboarding Process, Rebooting GV Japan Twitter
In the following post, Japan regional editor, Nevin Thompson, presents his plans for the first part of the year.
NewsFrames Update, A Big “Thank You”, and Join Us on Slack!
Hi everyone, Here's a quick update about NewsFrames. To keep in touch, be sure to join us on Slack. Also, check out some of the newest NewsFrames stories below. NewsFrames Update Thanks to help from some early GV adopters, we’ve made significant progress with NewsFrames, including refining both the technology...
What Is NewsFrames, And How Can You Get Involved?
We're working with a “regional editor testing” group to determine how NewsFrames will be integrated into the Newsroom. But if you're already a GV author or translator, you may be able to participate, too.
Fabrications and the French Elections
One aspect that the NewsFrames project is trying to pay attention to is the way that fabricated and false news crosses borders.