John Taylor

Washington, D.C.

Stories Team editor

Education: James Madison University, BA in Mass Communications

John Taylor leads The Washington Post’s Stories Team, which publishes stories to Instagram Stories, Snapchat Discover and Snapchat’s Happening Now news platform. Taylor came to The Post in 2010 as a multiplatform editor in news and sports. From 2015 to 2017, he wrote the weekly feature highlighting activities, events and goings-on in the D.C. area for The Post’s Going Out Guide and Weekend section.
Latest from John Taylor

    Snapchat Is It Good series for Webby awards

    Snapchat Is It Good series for Webby awards

    December 20, 2019

    9 things to do in the D.C. area on the weekend of March 17-19

    Celebrate St. Patrick's Day, sample food from upcoming restaurants and laugh it up with a famously funny guy.

    March 16, 2017

    9 things to do in the D.C. area on the weekend of March 10-12

    Catch one of D.C.'s best bands, and get a jump on March Madness.

    March 9, 2017

    8 things to do in the D.C. area on Presidents’ Day Weekend

    This weekend, learn about George Washington, catch a rising country music star and sample the best of Maryland's craft beer scene.

    February 16, 2017

    11 things to do in the D.C. area on the weekend of Feb. 10-12

    This weekend, catch America's most popular concert violinist, see the hottest team in the NBA and sip some genius-inspired cocktails.

    February 9, 2017

    13 things to do in the D.C. area on the weekend of Feb. 3-5

    Celebrate the Chinese New Year, color like you're a kid again and raise a glass to Port City's sixth birthday.

    February 2, 2017

    11 things to do in the D.C. area on the weekend of Jan. 27-29

    This weekend, celebrate the Chinese New Year, compare two seasonal, sought-after beers and fill the gaps in your vinyl collection.

    January 26, 2017

    9 things to do in the D.C. area on inauguration weekend

    There's more than an inauguration going on this weekend in D.C. Catch two legendary musicians, laugh at a Scottish comedian and travel back to the Civil War.

    January 19, 2017

    15 things to do in the D.C. area on Martin Luther King Jr. weekend

    On this long holiday weekend, see a political play, catch some stand-up comedians, remember musicians we've lost and see a free concert by a legendary singer.

    January 12, 2017

    11 things to do in the D.C. area on the weekend of Jan. 6-8

    Expect a few chills (and perhaps a few snowflakes), but warm up with new and vintage beers and video games.

    January 5, 2017