Archive for January, 2008

Reporters Need 2 Facebook Pages

This is a Poynter EMedia Tidbits column from November, but it’s relevant today considering that election season is kicking into gear. … So what you might want to do is set up a second Facebook page for your professional persona, and collect not “friends” but “followers.” An example of what I mean has been implemented […]

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Citizen journalism panel set for Jan. 30

News 12 and Newsday recently launched “hyper local” community Web sites using user-generate content. If the tests are successful, expect a site dedicated to your town soon. Similar sites have been popping up across the country, even the world, some with an even greater focus on getting the Average Joe to write “news” stories on […]

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