The changing role of the editor
A lot is expected of today’s editor. In addition to having to fulfil all the traditional requirements of the job, they now need to be sure footed with new technologies; to be willing and able to interact with readers; to support the commercial teams by hobnobbing with advertisers and to be the public face of the brand on TV and radio. In short – they’ve got to be Superman. David Hepworth looks at the challenges facing the modern editor.
Source: InPublishing Magazine Sep/Oct 2008