Nobody outside of journalism cares who edited a NYT Magazine piece

Times Magazine editor Hugo Lindgren knows that, says Jack Shafer, "but what the hell, if you want to attract attention to your redesigned magazine, you'd be a damn fool not to do everything in your power to make people notice." Still, "editor credits make my bowels seize the same way the 'letters from the editor' in some magazines do."

> From 1999: Colorado paper adds credits for story editor, hed writer

  • Jim Romenesko

    From 1999 to 2011, Jim Romenesko maintained the Romenesko page for the Poynter Institute, a Florida-based non-profit school for journalists. Poynter hired him in August of 1999, after seeing his, a hobby site he started in May of 1999.


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