Photo Source: www.periodismociudadano.com 'Live Blogging and Social Media Curation' looks at the roles of how Blogging and Social media has contributed towards a change of the relationships between Journalists and their Audiences. Live Blogging is a style of blogging that provides frequent posts of updates on a specific topic. A good example
Photo Source: The Huffington Post Alan Rusbridger is very much in favour of Twitter and points out some positive attributes in ways that Twitter is effective. He argues that Twitter is a great form of distribution, as it is a way of communicating ideas, information and content. Rusbridger argues that despite
Photo Source: Media.Wiley The Chapter ‘Multimedia Storytelling’ looks at ways in which the web is a storytelling medium that creates opportunities to tell extra parts to a story, that cannot be told in traditional print. For todays younger media consumers, using a variety of Graphics, Audio, Video, Blogs, Slideshows and much
Photo Source: http://www.periodismociudadano.com This chapter investigates the questioning of whether the internet is killing storytelling - particularly long-form narrative, or positively evolving it. Whilst the internet is constantly condensing stories with the likes of Twitter as one example, there are a number of media companies such as Mediastorm and The Atavist, seeking
Photo Source: Amazon Elliot King Summarises the role of the internet in Journalism, as it has caused great disruption in the gathering and distribution of news. King identities that Blogs have played a part in the acceleration of change in journalism as they can push out stories on national agendas, yet mainstream
Wordpress began in 2003 as a blogging system, but eventually evolved into a full content management system through a variety of Plugins, Themes and Widgets. There are many Advantages when it comes to using Wordpress, One example being that it is cheaper to build due to it's variety of themes on offer.
In this Chapter, Brock examines the generation of creative energy that rebuilds Journalism in todays society. He identifies that Journalists should perform Four Core tasks: Verification, Sense Making, Witness and Investigation. The rebuilding of this type of journalism will be replaced by the use of new tools, such as Twitter,