Tag Archives: social-networking tools

Why does social media matter?

I spent a day in Princeton, N.J., earlier this month with leaders of New Jersey’s media. It was at the New Jersey Associated Press Managing Editors meeting, and I was asked to join a panel of journalists who would share … Continue reading

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Kicking off high school sports in York County with a Vroom

There is so much to catch up with in regard to NewsVroom’s debut Friday night at the West York vs. Central York football game. Let’s start with some links about the launch. In this short video, YDR.com Managing Editor Randy … Continue reading

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Plenty of ways to join The NewsVroom conversation

Let’s talk, any way you want. Here at The NewsVroom, we are eager to answer your questions about the future of local news. We can help your organization improve its public profile. We can amaze you with new ways to … Continue reading

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The Mobile Media Lab has become NewsVroom

Here is the latest on the Mobile Media Lab project in York: We have a name We have most of the equipment in hand or ordered We have an aggressive schedule through September We are launching a promotional campaign We … Continue reading

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The YDR.com mobile media lab would be a vehicle for change

Steve Buttry, our company’s Director of Community Engagement & Social Media, wants fresh ideas for improving the relationships between the York Daily Record/Sunday News and our community. He’d like us to find new ways to do some of the great … Continue reading

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Feedback from Lions Club International

In a blog post this week, I wrote about my visit to the Shiloh Lions Club. On Twitter and Facebook, I shared this question from one of the members: “At #Lionsclub last night, someone asked why the club should have … Continue reading

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The York Daily Record is not a newspaper

The York Daily Record is not a newspaper. That was my topic of conversation at the Shiloh Lion’s Club meeting last night. Is that an odd thing to ask the managing editor of the York Daily Record to speak about? … Continue reading

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What the heck does crowdsourcing mean?

I’m often asked what I mean when I use the term crowdsourcing in discussions about using social-networking platforms to help report stories. Here’s my answer.

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