Tag Archives: Twitter

A YDR office nod to the Sox, ‘staches and Halloween

The victorious Boston Red Sox made facial hair popular again and that prompted this gig from Stephanie Reighart and Christine Loman about a certain editor’s ‘stache.’

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Tout secrets of success by @TedCzechYDR

Police reporter Ted Czech garnered 5,826 views on his Touts from the first week in September — No. 1 for all of Digital First Media Touts. What are his secrets of success?

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Journalism workshop at Central York High School

York Daily Record/Sunday News Business Editor Cathy Hirko and multi-platform journalists Lauren Boyer and Brittany Wilson visited Central York High School today to talk with journalism classes. As part of their presentation, Hirko, Boyer and Wilson staged a mock news … Continue reading

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Local writers explore social media at Paul Smith Library

Brittany Wilson, Sarah Chain and Buffy Andrews brought the NewsVroom to Paul Smith Library of Southern York County Feb. 11, 2013, to talk about social media.

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The York Daily Record story, as told to a good friend

NOTE: Tonight, I am giving a virtual tour of our newsroom to the Cub Scout pack that my friend’s son is in. We are doing this via Skype on iPad because the boys live in the Philadelphia area. The following … Continue reading

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Three ways that you can be a movie critic right here in York County

How many times have you read a critique of a movie only to ask yourself if that writer sat through the same film you did? These days, there is no reason why your voice cannot be heard by the masses. … Continue reading

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Why The Associated Press remains the York Daily Record gold standard for calling an election

In a few hours, I hope and expect, The Associated Press will tell us who they have projected to win the 2012 presidential election. They will try to be the first in the nation to report this, but so will … Continue reading

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Talking Twitter with emergency personnel

Several of us took the NewsVroom to Eureka Fire Company in Stewartstown to meet with their department and other southern York County fire chiefs. We introduced them to Twitter and explained how they could use it not only in emergencies … Continue reading

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Twitter tutorial: Getting started

If you’ve been wondering about Twitter and how to get started, check out my tutorial.┬áI’ll walk you through setting up the account and share some basics. I also have created other tutorials,┬áincluding Storify, Geofeedia and much more.

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GatheringPoint is expanding how we share news

We’ve been doing some testing here at YDR on some location-based social media maps. We started working with GatheringPoint mapping in mid July with this page for our Dallastown readers. It shows all the social media communication going on in … Continue reading

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