social media

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What are the ingredients for creating a journalism portfolio?

I’m currently putting together the details for one of my modules for Semester 2. It’s called Multiplatform Journalism and its aimed at first-year journalism...

Email in a social media world

A little observation I wanted to share. Over the summer I went away for a few weeks and put my out-of-office message on.  At the same...

Advice to journalism students for being online.

Its getting to that point in the academic calendar where I’m writing documentation for the modules I’ll be teaching this year. Looking back over...

Elite Media trolls, banter and journalism

The Guardian’s James Ball has an interesting , and suitably search-bait-headlined, comment on internet trolls that’s worth a read.  The last par is the kicker:...

Argentina's Clarín gets to grip with convergence : exploring multilingual social media

The wonders of Twitter, tweetdeck and google translate meant that I got an interesting insight into the way Clarín, the biggest newspaper in Argentina,  is approaching...

On blogs and social media ennui

My social media habits have changed over the years. I’ve never been particularly organised or disciplined so I tend to drift in and out of...

Ivory tower dispatch: Social networks are personal

Over the last semester I’ve been spending a lot of time talking about the use of social networks; how and why they might be useful/...

Ivory tower dispatch: Fast and slow journalism and innovation must die

The Al Jazeera English newsroom – Not available as a google app (Photo credit: Wikipedia) A diverse range of things in the ivory tower this week. Balancing...

Social media for journalists is like The Generation game

[Tweet](https://twitter.com/share)http://youtu.be/EO0c03Y5Bjg This week (as a earlier post suggests) I’ve been kicking off teaching with a look at...

Pages of pages: Journalists and (self)promotion

[Tweet](https://twitter.com/share)[![promotion](https://i1.wp.com/farm9.static.flickr.com/8162/7420240204_264dca1e0a_m.jpg?resize=240%2C180 "promotion")](http://www.flickr....

The responsibilities of the journalist in the internet age.

[Tweet](https://twitter.com/share)**This the text from my lecture to the undergrad and post grad journalism students for their Ethics module this week. It’...

Social media in the newsroom - a small example

[Tweet](https://twitter.com/share)A fantastic series of articles by [Robert Patterson ](http://smartpei.typepad.com/robert_patersons_weblog/)on the online efforts of Californian...

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