Andy Dickinson Andy is a Senior lecturer in Journalism at Manchester Metropolitan University where he is the program lead for the MA Multimedia Journalism.

Web users vote for print front page

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After my thoughts yesterday regarding the web setting print agenda; this from CyberJournalist.net

Lots of sites let readers pick their favorite stories, but The Wisconsin State Journal is taking advantage of that online tool to help its print edition.

Readers vote online for their favorite story each day, and the day’s top vote-getter will appear on the front page of the next day’s newspaper, with a “reader’s choice” label. What a great idea.

Get thee online.

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