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Announcing Outbrain as a sponsor of news:rewired

| July 16, 2013 – 4:17 pm | 3,128 views
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We’re very happy to announce Outbrain as a sponsor of our next news:rewired conference, taking place on Friday 20 September at MSN UK’s offices in Victoria, London.

Dennis Mortensen, Visual Revenue’s founder and former chief executive, will join the session looking at the different types of data that journalists can use to better understand their audience and how stories are received.

Other confirmed speakers on the panel include Richard Moynihan, social media and community manager at Metro UK and Chris Moran, SEO editor at the Guardian.

The full agenda can be found online, and there is still time to join us on the day. Tickets can be bought at this link for just £130 +VAT each.

Five online standards and ethics pointers for journalists

| April 22, 2013 – 12:36 pm | 2,677 views
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Highlights from the final news:rewired session about online standards and ethics in journalism

Three start-up journalism ventures that work – and how they did it

| April 19, 2013 – 6:22 pm | 3,645 views
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Three people from the coalface of start-up journalism explained their business to the news:rewired conference in London today, these journalism innovators share their tips.

Eight ways to help build participatory communities

| April 19, 2013 – 4:04 pm | 3,088 views

Online communities have become integral to news organisations both big and small, here are the pick of the tips from speakers on the session at news:rewired

How Facebook’s new content and curation features can help journalists

| April 19, 2013 – 11:19 am | 3,311 views
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Vadim Lavrusik, Journalism programme manager at Facebook, shares tips on how journalists can use the social network.

Speaking at news:rewired, in London today, Lavrusik explained how to use search, subscribe and other features.

Five types of content curation tools for journalists

| April 5, 2013 – 12:35 pm | 33,989 views
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The opening panel session in our upcoming news:rewired conference on 19 April will cover the growing role of journalists in curating content from social media and the wider web.

With two weeks to go today (tickets still available here!) we decided to highlight some useful tools for differing sectors of content curation. This is by no means an exhaustive or definitive list so feel free to recommend any further tools or platforms in the comments section.