New York Times Category

April 10, 2019

Tech We’re Using: Lifting Journalism by Knowing What Readers Are Looking For

Claudio E. Cabrera, who specializes in search engine optimization, describes how he keeps track of what’s hot in search and how that informs coverage — and what the limits are.

April 1, 2019

Past Tense: Some of the Weirdest Stories That Ever Appeared in The Times

Ghosts! Billygoats! Lazy men and thirsty thieves! All these stories — and more like them — as they were dutifully reported in the late 1800s and early 1900s.

March 31, 2019

Letter: For High Schoolers Only

We invite students to submit a letter in response to a recent article, and we’ll publish some of our favorites.

March 30, 2019

The Secret Death Toll of America’s Drones

President Trump is making it harder to know how many civilians the government kills by remote control.