Tag Archives: Social media

Layar: Great way to make print interactive

Post by York Daily Record/Sunday News. I used Layar to embed a podcast into this photo. I love using Layar to make print interactive. I could’ve added more links, slideshows etc. In fact, the one I did of my book … Continue reading

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Use Listly to crowdsource content

You can use Listly to curate, crowdsource and engage readers via embedded list. Here’s one I started on Favorite Places to Visit. Favorite places to visit View more lists from Buffy Andrews Here’s a list I did of my books: … Continue reading

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Use free Snapwidget to create embeddable grid, map, slideshow of Instagram photos

I created this embeddable map using Snapwidget, a free Instagram widget. You can also use it to create embeddable grids or slideshows and filter by username or hashtag. Here are the same photos via a slideshow made with the widget. … Continue reading

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Look what I’ve been up to on RebelMouse

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How journalists can use Spundge to curate content

I’ve asked Matt Eyer, assistant features editor at the York Daily Record/Sunday News, to do a guest post on using Spundge. Here’s Matt’s post: _______________ Recently, a few people at the Daily Record have been using an online curation tool … Continue reading

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Digital journalists innovate and discover alternate uses for social media tools

As a multiplatform journalist, I’m constantly discovering new tools. I’m always looking for ways I can use a tool to help me do better journalism. A lot of times, the uses I find for a particular tool were never imagined … Continue reading

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I used Jux to create this Central Market slideshow

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How journos can engage readers through contests

Here is a quick tutorial on engaging your readers through contests.  

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How journalists can use Geofeedia to do their jobs better

Here is a PowerPoint I did on how journalists can use Geofeedia.   

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I made my first Tout and I sound like a total dork

Check out Tout, an app that allows you to record and share 15-second video clips. Here’s my first tout.  You can explore and follow a plethora of channels, from sports to entertainment to health and fitness. You can publish your … Continue reading

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