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This post is obviously going to be geared more toward print journalists than broadcast journalists, but it may contain useful information for both. To all the newspaper editors out there, if you feel like you’ve tried everything but you just can’t gain traction online, it is likely because your mindset needs to shift from print […]

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Last week Twitter unleashed the floodgates on 280-character tweets, rolling the feature out to everyone just over a month after testing the feature with select users. While the change may have some of the social media giant’s fans lamenting the watering-down of the platform, the change will have several benefits for journalists. While good journalism […]

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One of the more disturbing aspects of Google and Facebook’s propagation of false information when the Las Vegas shooting news first broke was Google’s explanation of how a false story naming the wrong person as the shooter rose to the top of its “In the news” section. The false story originated on 4chan and got […]

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Is your news organization still holding off on publishing stories online until they have either run in the print edition or been broadcast on-air? This isn’t as much of a problem as it used to be, and is often tied to resources rather than newsroom philosophy, but there are still some publishers and executives who […]

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One of the greatest benefits digital publishing gives newsrooms is the ability to show the context of today’s storiesĀ in ways we have never been able to in the past. In print, there are only so many pages, and inch-counts dictate how much news and background information we can give readers. In radio and television, each […]

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