Tag Archives: Social media

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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Journalists use plethora of social media tools to cover news like papal election

It’s amazing to me how many social media tools we used to cover the papal election. Here is a quick list. I’m sure I’ve missed some. Geofeedia Spundge Google+ Facebook Twitter Linkedin

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